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The Party
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
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
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
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 condition...no 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
Kuchan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 830. 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.
of Altered States volume I
Price: Free! Words: 40,570. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012 by of Altered States. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
of Altered States is part writing workshop, part artist platform and part indie publishing initiative. The of Altered States anthologies are a series of themed collections that feature short stories alongside visual art contributions. The of Altered States theme runs across genres, but in essence chronicles stories on change after conflict.
Minimum Wage
Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Out of the Rubble... Revolution! (An Allegory of Monumental Disproportions)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management & human resources
(5.00 from 1 review)
This little parabolic adventure (with graphics) is about leadership and the dangers of monument making – where process, bigness, status quo and control become more important than the mission. The world today is replete with examples, a sampling suggested in this book’s "Postlude." Discover where you and your institution(s) fit - a "survival guide" for institutional, mission-oriented leaders.