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The Party
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
Friendship lasts, if you are equal. Change of social status may be a guiding factor for friendship also. That is the moral of this short story.
A Question of Culture
Series: Latolan. Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Two worldviews butt heads when a worlds-renowned anthropologist returns from a summer in the field with a few interesting new takes on the human matter that he's the furthest thing from human himself.
I Town
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 94,390. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Jackson and Shevi live at opposite ends of society in I Town where people walk on treadwheels to make electricity and body weight determines status. She’s a big girl betrothed into a big Ironclad family. He’s a diminutive scraping a living from crime. Both have good reason to ignore their attraction to each other, but it grows each time they meet, threatening to upset the status quo.
Argument and Program for Certainty in Law
Series: Philosophy of Law, Book 10. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,630. Language: American English. Published: October 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory
Jurisprudence. Philosophy of Law. Uncertainty of Law and Constitutional Government. This book looks at Argument and Program for Certainty in Law: The Status Quo; New Politics; New Constitution; New Laws; Law and Entropy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 880. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Peer Pressure
Kuchan, a little cloud, is tired of raining and wants to try something new. But she is quickly reminded that, as a cloud, it is her duty to rain. Does that stop her? Would it stop you? Read on.
Minimum Wage
Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This light sci-fi short story is about a young boy who questions the status quo of his privileged life.
Welcome to Wynott: Rethinking the Way We've Always Done Things
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,050. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
With a light touch and a lot of humor, Ray Harris applies fresh thinking to existing systems and structures, and creates a blueprint for a new American urban community, called “Wynott.” Whether an inner-city neighborhood, an aging suburb, or a small town, Wynott can exist in any place where enough people agree to try something different, and commit to making it work.