Aaron Garrison

Biography

Aaron Garrison is a thirty-year-old man living and working in the beautiful mountains of North Carolina, USA.

Books

The Book of Dip: How God Can Change a Man, a Marriage, and More
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 41,940. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
"Oh! what a life it’s been. Hold on tight, and let me tell you a story!"
Mind, Machine, and the Empathic Revolution: Manifesto for a New World
Price: Free! Words: 16,050. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2016. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
Like most revolutionaries, I have a dream: of genuine empathy between people -- as to truly see through someone else’s eyes, and discover all it can teach us. Also in the revolutionary spirit, I have a manifesto, presented as the following essay.
Synchroshock: A Diary of Uncanny Coincidences
Price: Free! Words: 234,670. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
We've all experienced coincidences. Yes, some have explanations. However, then there are those other kind of coincidences, the ones that are just a tad too ... coincidental.
Weird, Weirder & WEIRD: A Collection
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,640. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Mashups
Weird is a sad clown in church. Weirder, that the congregation is all clowns. Weird: you’re a sad clown, too, and you think you like it.
Comeback: Lifelong Disease CURED
Price: Free! Words: 51,660. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
It was do or die. For Aaron Garrison, illness had been a fact of life, ever-present from childhood. Then, after a steady decline spanning into his thirties, his health at last hit rock bottom, rendering him largely bedridden. Life became a fight for survival, and it was one he was losing. So he had a choice: find a cure, or continue a downward spiral into invalidity (or worse).
The Shining Horrific: A Collection of Short Stories - Volume III
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,420. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Behold, the third installment in 'The Shining Horrific' series of short story collections! Author A.A. Garrison once more transports us to the shadows with his "darkly radiant" brand of the macabre. Adhering to the standard set by the original two books, Garrison takes a passionate, cerebral spin on life's grisly side -- horror that asks questions, and often gets answers.
The Anti-Soapbox: Collected Essays
Price: Free! Words: 40,580. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Essay » Political
The typical soapbox comes with strings attached: an agenda to be pushed, an ego to be stroked, a donation box to be filled. This book, on the other hand, attempts to fulfill the soapbox’s original ideal, as a fount of goodwill and ideas. So step right up, folks!
The Divide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,450. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Our world is filled with triangles. Structural triangles. Love triangles. That curiously understated musical instrument. Also, there are triangles of destruction, those which lock their points in a dangerous unity. Such is the triangle formed by the men of Boyd Street, nestled in the idyllic Appalachian mountains.
Accidental Literature: Stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,160. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this collection: 19 short stories of a literary bent. Variety defines these stories. From dark to light, humorous to dead serious, experimental to traditional, flash-length to novelette, these 19 selections from author A.A. Garrison fulfill a mixed spectrum of tastes and styles. No two are alike, and surprises abound.
What Is and What Could Be: Tales of Imagination
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,190. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Sometimes the best fiction defies all labels. That’s why these stories are called, simply, “tales of the imagination.” In this collection of 15 diverse selections from author A.A. Garrison, the reader is introduced to a broad expanse of literary territory, ranging from sci-fi to crime to post-apocalyptic ruminations, including some outright weirdness and a no-apologies zombie romp.
The Long Short Story: Novellas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,430. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » General
"Novella - [noh-vel-uh] - a fictional prose narrative that is longer and more complex than a short story" Some folks like short stories, others enjoy the deeper waters of a novel. But what about those times when a short story is too short and a proper novel too long? Enter the novella, that literary stopgap.
The Shining Horrific: A Collection of Horror Stories - Volume II
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,210. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Author A.A. Garrison continues to showcase his “darkly radiant” brand of horror, by venturing back into the macabre terrain traveled in the original 'Shining Horrific.' Volume II expands upon its predecessor with several stories of a hybrid bent – sci-fi, a dark Western, classic zombie romps, and the bizarre-grotesque – as well as delivering more of the original collection’s pure-horror fare.
The Shining Horrific: A Collection of Horror Stories - Volume I
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,170. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Author A.A. Garrison has a knack for horror, as this collection of stories attests. Not fitting comfortably in the realm of “psychological” or “intelligent” horror, his brand of the macabre falls into a subtler niche, one that might be considered “darkly radiant.” Call it “the shining horrific,” if you must have a label.
A Conspiracy of HA!: Humorous Tales
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,120. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
“Laughter is a form of redemption.” This is the credo of author A.A. Garrison, applied liberally to these stories in ‘A Conspiracy of HA!’ Under it, anything goes.
The High Illogical: A Collection of Strange Tales
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,790. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
“When I write bizarro fiction, my goal begins and ends with a concept I’ve come to know as ‘the High Illogical’ ...”
The Storms of Pemberton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,840. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Let author A.A. Garrison take you to Pemberton, North Carolina, a little mountain town with a big secret. Make sure you bring a raincoat; it regularly storms there, so I hear.
Welcome to Ford
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,490. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this collection of 14 speculative short stories, author A.A. Garrison takes us to Ford, North Carolina, a sleepy little mountain town named after a Civil War deserter. Though out of the way, the town seems to attract an immoderate share of the fantastic and the macabre.
Other
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,890. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Cross 'Ghost in the Shell' with 'Alice in Wonderland,' and you’ll come to appreciate Hildy’s situation. What is the mysterious stone column? Where did it come from? And why did she have to find it? These are the questions which confront Ms. Hildy Turner, small-town dog groomer and the stone-column doohickey's unfortunate inheritor.
Synchronicity: One Man's Experience
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,490. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Supernatural, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Experiments & Projects
He first noticed the coincidences sometime in 2007. Small, trifling things really, involving certain repeat numbers – but they didn’t stop, and they refused to be ignored. As it turned out, he wasn’t alone. Other people were seeing the numbers. The coincidences even had a name: “synchronicity.”
Learn Yourself: A Manual for the Mind - Companion Book
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,510. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Psychology » General
The mind is a jungle. And, like any jungle, this one requires a field guide for survival. Paired with the original 'Learn Yourself: A Manual for the Mind,' this companion book offers the reader a hard-hitting course in "mental survival."
Learn Yourself: A Manual for the Mind
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,700. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Psychology » General
'Learn Yourself: A Manual for the Mind' offers the reader a simple, but powerful, way to understand the mind and all that's within it. Written in plain English, this book covers a full spectrum of psychological topics without using psychological "jargon."

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