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Children of Immigrants Book 1
Price: Free! Words: 1,550. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Newcomers face the challenge of leading their children to remember the old ways, and embrace the new ones in the lands they enter. These three sample poems look at the experiences of young boys, as well as a recollection of ancient immigrants. Written from memories of my own childhood in Ottawa, these poems illuminate and entertain, leading to meanings both personal and universal. General reading.
Confessions of a Middle-aged White Man - Chapter 5
Price: Free! Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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Why not gouge some holes in me and see if I wake up on Sunday? Just drape me over the couch and stick some goddamn rye whiskey in my hand, and I assure you, I’ll come back to life. Give me my crown of thorns; just make sure there’s some Crown Royal too.
Confessions of a Middle-aged White Man - Chapter 4
Price: Free! Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
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Read this and laugh OR Read this and get pissed off.
The Baby
Price: Free! Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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In this dystopian version of Ottawa, niqabs and hijabs have been outlawed, and all mosques have been closed. One woman will attempt to rise above it all in her quest to save an injured baby lying upon the pavement, wrapped up in a red and white blanket...
The Fall
Price: Free! Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A man struggles to come to terms with the guilt he feels over the miscarriage of his child.
Alexandre Vachon: the Scholars' Cleric and the Clerics' Scholar
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 161,930. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2016 by Petra Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » History » North America
Archbishop of Ottawa and Chancellor of the University 1940 to 1953; Laval University: First Dean of the Science Faculty, and Rector, 1939-1940 “…rich chronicle of one of the greatest leaders of this diocese.” —Marcel André Gervais, Archbishop Emeritus of Ottawa “…the opportunity to get to know a great figure of the Canadian Episcopate.” —Luigi Ventura, former Apostolic Nuncio to Canada.
Maple Fudge
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,580. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A government terror that can only be described as: administrative. In the international backwaters of Canada, the top politicians in the country kill themselves in the middle of the night and leave a country wondering: Who is in charge? How much is the pay? What kind of paperwork is involved? Panic could rip democracy apart – unless everyone gets really, really tired of the whole thing.
Romancing the Author
Series: 1Night Stand. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,290. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015 by Decadent Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Unable to further their online affair, NFL star Connor Caine and romance author Gemma Daveen are obstructed by secrets and shrouded with danger. Will they ever connect offline?
The Cartoonist
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,000. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Sixteen years ago, Scott Bowman faced a terrible decision: take responsibility for a mistake & risk losing everything, or flee. Today, Scott meets an apparently senile old man with a remarkable artistic talent to foretell events. But before long Scott has to wonder: is this strange little man predicting events? Or shaping them? And what is his disturbing connection to Scott's past?
My Name Is
Price: Free! Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
My Name Is is about an ordinary man who has something very extraordinary happen to him. Crows are one of the most intelligent creatures on earth, and Brian Seymour soon discovers that they are even more interested in him, than he is in them. When he learns that they also understand him much more than he could ever understand them, he must decide how to handle his new incredible power.