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I Ain't Staying
By Janice Daugharty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010. Category: Essay
I had been there most of the morning watching the living dead file in for their doctor's appointments. An old man in bib overalls sat down in the chair facing me. "I ain't staying," he said. His wife and son, I guessed, sat each side of him. "I ain't staying," he said again, repeating it about every two minutes. "Daddy," said his son, "it's not even your appointment. It's Mama's."
Automatic Door
By Marija F. Sullivan
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 370. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2010 by Style Writes Now. Category: Fiction
A character-based, very, very short story, with some magic realism in it. A person is standing in front of automatic door and the door doesn’t register her at all. Is she becoming a ghost, invisible? And does she really care about it?
Zebra's Rock and Me
By William Byron Hillman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,700. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
A crazy casting call, a twelve-hour wait and a whole bunch of patience was all it took to land a major role in a multi-million dollar studio film. The nineteen-week production and working side-by-side with Rock Hudson, Ernie Borgnine, Patrick McGoohan, Tony Bill and Jim Brown, turned out to be only part of the exciting journey.
Paeshunt
By Tami Brumbaugh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Fiction
A cicada named Paeshunt does not want to burrow underground for seventeen years. Several narrow escapes force him to change his mind. He learns that life is much safer and sweeter when he is patient.
The Waiting Game: An Essay on the Gift of Time
By Andrea Köhler
Series: Subway Line, no. 5. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,330. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012 by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Category: Essay
Graced with lyricism, "The Waiting Game" is an engaging meditation on the ways in which human beings are forced — and choose — to mark time, from earliest childhood to the final moments of life. This is an unsparing, yet often poetic, essay on the ordeals and pleasures inherent in the universal experience of waiting.
Jamul's Happy Day
By Clive Gilson
Series: Dancing Pig Originals. Price: Free! Words: 3,760. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction
Jamul's Happy Day is a Dancing Pig Original publication - showcasing work by author Clive Gilson. Set in Afghanistan just after the arrival of US and European troops in the early years of this new century, this tale tells the story of one man's patience and reward.
Godot Returns A One Act Play
By Brian Garee
You set the price! Words: 470. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Plays
Godot returns a parody of The original play waiting for Godot. Two men waiting on a park bench. This is great funny one act Play.
The Waiting Room, a 31-day Devotional for Single Women Waiting for the Right Husband
By TC Spellen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,150. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Do you want to know how to wait for the husband God has for you? It takes courage, patience and a close relationship with God to wait for His Best. The Waiting Room is a daily devotional that uses the perfect blend of spiritual and practical disciplines to lead single women to develop a profound relationship with God while waiting.
Long Days, Last Days . . . a down-to-earth guide for those at the bedside
By Hillel Schwartz
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 98,410. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Called to the side of someone critically or chronically ill, what can you do, what will you say? With short alphabetical entries on 200 topics (Checklists, Mutual Peril, Sex, Waiting), LDLD advises on emergency and perplexity, noise and loss. Treating the full ecology of the bedside--its calendar and ethics, its terrain and emotional climate--LDLD empowers all caregivers in days tedious or trying.
Entertaining Angels ~ Moments of Reflection
By Jaye Lewis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
This collection of Poems is about those moments of reflection, struggle, and self exploration that bring us closer to our God. By taking the time to reflect on these things may your hearts be uplifted.