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A Racket in the Burbs
Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 62,180. Language: American English. Published: May 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Ron McCallister is a strip club bouncer in a fictional suburb of Chicago, getting paid to deal with punks both well-connected and not. When stripper Carey Sullivan saves him from thugs, they find themselves fighting against city-employed goons and the mobsters pulling their strings. A sizzling mutual desire burns as they confront ill-gotten power.
A Tribute To Tony Farina
Price: Free! Words: 500. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2016. Categories: Essay » Sociology
This is a tribute to my brother, Tony Farina, who served three years in the U. S. Army in Europe and in the Pacific Area. He was in on the Invasion of Europe and in the battle for Okinawa. He died at age 90 in March, 2015. Not one for talking about himself, I'd like to do a little of it for him.
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Traumatic Brain Injury A Reference, Resource and Guide
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 16,720. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Counseling / crisis management, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
My exam a couple years ago, the non-VA doctor said that I had learned to “cope”. She looked at my original diagnose the Army doctors gave me back in 1970, schizophrenia and changed it to “PTSD”. I used the information I have provided to correct the original finding and gave her the documentation she used to determine my new rating. I hope this helps anyone to do the same.
Changing Your Life in Just Ten Days: Creating the Life You Were Always Meant to Live
Price: Free! Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Business Management, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
Dive in to ten days of life transformation with quick, free and easy changes. Walk into a room with confidence. Discover your talents. Remove obstacles. Gain motivation. Become interesting. Great tips from traveler, adventurer, missionary, people person and YouTube host, Marie White; author of Ten Day Bible Study, God's Love for LGBTQI and host of YouTube's popular series Bible Stories for Adults.
Scratch That
Price: Free! Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
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A woman watches as her husband descends into insanity. Short story
Hearts of Valor
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,680. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016 by Roane Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
It takes a heart of valor to survive love's battlefield. Six veteran themed romantic tales brimming with love and sacrifice are sure to show us all what it truly means to have a Heart of Valor. Stories: Hero of Her Heart - Sharon Hughson Feathers - T.E.Hodden A Manly Man - Jean Young Goin' Home - Philip Lisagor The Promise - London Saint James Promises Kept - Terri Rochenski
Interview with Lt. Col. Naomi Mercer by Robin Hobbs, Femspec Issue 16.1
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
Robin Hobbs interviews Naomi Mercer, a Lt. Col. in the United States Army, a veteran of the Iraq War, and an assistant professor in the Department of English and Philosophy at the United States Military Academy at West Point to talk about her own connection with feminist science fiction, the effect of Atwood’s visit on her students, and the role feminist science fiction can play in our lives.
Welcome to FOB Haiku: War Poems from Inside the Wire
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 9,940. Language: American English. Published: November 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Nonfiction » History » War
Sherpatude No. 26: "Humor is a combat multiplier ..." Armed with deadpan snark and poker-faced patriotism—and rooted in the coffee-black soil and plain-spoken voice of the American Midwest—journalist-turned-poet Randy Brown (sometimes writing as "Charlie Sherpa") reveals behind-the-scenes stories of U.S. soldier-citizenship. From Boot Camp to Bagram, Afghanistan. And back home again.
Letting Go
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Literature » Literary
“I can do this,” Mason thought as he looked over the balcony ledge. At the time it had happened Mason didn’t know what was going on. Now he understood why his dad would never come home, and why his mom always cried on holidays. But he had to make the crying stop...
The Donation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015 by Driscoll Brook Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
On a busy street corner in the searing heat of a Sacramento July afternoon, homeless veteran Gene Garron makes a seemingly simple promise in exchange for a donation beyond his wildest dreams. But a large sum of money attracts a great deal of attention. The wrong kind of attention. Attention that can make even the simplest promise hard to keep. A short story from Dale Hartley Emery.