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Inbound and Content Marketing to Increase Your Sales by Travis Lane Jenkins Inbound and Content Marketing to Increase Your Sales by Travis Lane Jenkins Sep. 14, 2014 9856 words Read a sample
Travis had an interesting talk with well-known speaker, established entrepreneur, and owner of the successful online, inbound marketing company SalesLion.com. An experienced trainer and practical speaker, Marcus shares some of his secrets that he has learned through time to all aspiring entrepreneurs.
The Rose by Adam Glasier The Rose by Adam Glasier Sep. 14, 2014 2254 words Read a sample
A man wages war against a rose that has sprouted up on his front lawn. What secrets of his past does this rose force him to face?
Implicit Incentives and the Neurobiology of Stupidity, Corruption and Disaster: Your guide to sucking up, doublespeak, alibis, strategic goals and more! by Evelyn Valala Implicit Incentives and the Neurobiology of Stupidity, Corruption and Disaster: Your guide to sucking up, doublespeak, alibis, strategic goals and more! by Evelyn Valala Sep. 14, 2014 33926 words Read a sample
This ground-breaking career development program is the first to apply new scientific discoveries in the fields of neurobiology and neuro-economics to real-time office politics. By following this guide, and doing what it says to do (and smoking what you need to smoke), you will develop a post-modernist relationship with the truth that is so important in the today's organizations.
Shadows of Her Mind: A Short Story by R.A. Marler Shadows of Her Mind: A Short Story by R.A. Marler Sep. 14, 2014 4593 words Read a sample
St. Bartholomew's Mental Health Center is the only home Serenity knows. She was brought to St. Bartholomew's at the age of eight, as a complete introvert. She may have taken up residency here, but she really lived in her own world, and just visited our's from time to time. With help from Dr. Vivian Carter, and Damon, an orderly at St. Bartholomew's, she begins to leave her world behind.
Storm: The Hottest Guy in Hollywood - An Erotic Romance (Storm Episode 1) by Tara Crescent Storm: The Hottest Guy in Hollywood - An Erotic Romance (Storm Episode 1) by Tara Crescent Sep. 14, 2014 13772 words Read a sample
Timothy Banks is Hollywood's hottest star. He is funny, charming and utterly sexy. I'm the girl who runs a pizza shop in Liverpool, Nova Scotia. Population 2700. He is a storm. I seek safe harbor. Timothy Banks does not belong in my life. Why then, do I feel only yearning when I look at him?
"Homicide John": A Short Story by C.E. Paul Sep. 14, 2014 1719 words Read a sample
Just in time for Halloween! A young cadaver discovers that he can bring himself back to life by consuming the flesh of the living.
El reloj, un cuento breve by Jordi Diez El reloj, un cuento breve by Jordi Diez Sep. 14, 2014 7150 words Read a sample
El primero de una serie de cuentos de misterio, El reloj sumergerá al lector en una espiral de emociones de la que difícilmente podrá escapar incólume.
Autumn in the Mind by Rori O'Keeffe Autumn in the Mind by Rori O'Keeffe Sep. 14, 2014 1658 words Read a sample
Autumn reminds me of sleep - not of death. We awake with new awareness, full of hope and bursting with life when springtime arrives. There's no need to mourn the world when autumn arrives - hope is eternal. Can we find the wherewithal to survive in a crowded world with finite resources? I say yes, but the changes need to come from within, not just in governance. Liberty is essential. 1500 words.
One Small Boy And a Bicycle by Tim Candler One Small Boy And a Bicycle by Tim Candler Sep. 14, 2014 1940 words Read a sample
In 1958 one small boy contemplates a bicycle and makes a friend...
Scottish Blood Bond by Donna Pierce Scottish Blood Bond by Donna Pierce Sep. 14, 2014 150372 words Read a sample
When a handsome Scot comes to town, Maggie's life is forever changed. Their attraction is instant, the chemistry undeniable. She has no idea that the man she has fallen for is a vampire who is protecting her from her father's family secret. Danger forces her to flee to the Kintyre peninsula of Scotland where she is reunited with her long lost love and family she never knew existed.
In The Wind... (on a Friday Morning) by Mark Johnston In The Wind... (on a Friday Morning) by Mark Johnston Sep. 14, 2014 2434 words Read a sample
A short story for bikers (and would-be bikers) everywhere.
The Shadow Rises by K.S. Marsden The Shadow Rises by K.S. Marsden Sep. 14, 2014 47510 words Read a sample
Witches are real, and to be blunt, they’re all black-hearted, and evil. Charged with stopping the witches, taking whatever measures necessary are the witch-hunters, all reporting to the Malleus Maleficarum Council. The best the MMC has to offer, the talented seventh-generation witch-hunting Hunter Astley has his own part to play. In his own way.
Summertime Blues - The Story by Phil Jones Summertime Blues - The Story by Phil Jones Sep. 14, 2014 17033 words Read a sample
A ghost story with a twist.
Love Revisited by Marie Brown Love Revisited by Marie Brown Sep. 14, 2014 16448 words Read a sample
A year after a disastrous breakup, Shane is desperate, unhappy, and about to move on. Life isn't getting any better. Time to restart somewhere else. Then he discovers that his former lover is in town, and decides to say goodbye, see if Erik will speak to him one last time... A brief, unashamedly sweet tale of love rescued from the trash can. Warning: contains M/M sex, not graphic
Kingdom Creatures presents Derek Donkey by Jennifer Lucas Kingdom Creatures presents Derek Donkey by Jennifer Lucas Sep. 14, 2014 511 words Sample 50%
Derek Donkey decided to stick with what he knew was right, even when the other donkeys made fun of him. Join in his journey as he takes Jesus into Jerusalem. Derek Donkey Is part of the Kingdom Creatures series, teaching Biblical truths in a way that's easy to understand.
18 With a Place for Both Men: Story 37 of the 18 Collection by Candace Mia 18 With a Place for Both Men: Story 37 of the 18 Collection by Candace Mia Sep. 14, 2014 3913 words Read a sample
Nasha has waited a long time to turn 18. There’s a few me she loves, and they’ve given her so much. All she wants is to give back. Luckily, she knows just what they need.
Nó Górdio - Ricardo Dias by Fantasy & Co. Nó Górdio - Ricardo Dias by Fantasy & Co. Sep. 14, 2014 3980 words Read a sample
O líder de uma agência de correcção de anomalias temporais defronta-se com o maior dilema da sua vida. Um problema aparentemente insolúvel, mas que exige uma solução a todo o custo...
The Cat's Mother by Diana Mellor The Cat's Mother by Diana Mellor Sep. 14, 2014 2090 words Read a sample
These are poems which reflect my life. They are free because I hope to raise money through donations to charity in lieu of payment. So please make a donation to a charity which supports Childhood Cancer. Because they have been personal until now, they may not be to everyone's taste, so no unkind reviews please. They are free, remember.
Phaladeepika (Malayalam) : Strength of the Planets (contd.) by Mullappilly Parameswaran Phaladeepika (Malayalam) : Strength of the Planets (contd.) by Mullappilly Parameswaran Sep. 14, 2014 2318 words Read a sample
Please see chapter 1
Sew this Wrap Front Top - free sewing pattern by Deby at So Sew Easy Sew this Wrap Front Top - free sewing pattern by Deby at So Sew Easy Sep. 14, 2014 2042 words Read a sample
Sew this Wrap Front Top - free sewing pattern. The latest sewing pattern release from the popular So Sew Easy sewing site. Step by step instructions and a free sewing pattern for how to sew this easy and flattering wrap front top. Also include a video tutorial, lots of tips and tricks, materials lists, fitting tips and more.
Lost Earth: Episode 1 by Ryan Wiley Lost Earth: Episode 1 by Ryan Wiley Sep. 14, 2014 21151 words Read a sample
Brian Whitmore has everything going for him: wealth, women, and an abundance of free time. However, after a business deal goes sour, he comes home to find two masked men there waiting for him. When he wakes up, he discovers he’s been thrown into a forest, with no communication to the outside world. Now he must figure out how to survive in the wild, and why he was put there.
Uncovering Truths: Time's Tempest Lost Chapter 4 by M.J. Moores Uncovering Truths: Time's Tempest Lost Chapter 4 by M.J. Moores Sep. 14, 2014 3375 words Read a sample
Now that Dezmind knows the truth about his past, he’s breached the Talian Compound in search of the key to his future. Dealing with the common citizens of Xannia’s largest city, Darzeth Prime, makes his search for the lost child difficult at best, impossible at worst. How much is he willing to risk to fulfil his destiny?
Broken News by Jasbir Jagdeo Broken News by Jasbir Jagdeo Sep. 14, 2014 1679 words Read a sample
An average morning in the life of John, except that he has a new couch, and there is terrible news on the front page of paper he reads.
Secrets of Sanctuary Hospital Mia's Dark Encounter by L.A.A. Law Secrets of Sanctuary Hospital Mia's Dark Encounter by L.A.A. Law Sep. 14, 2014 120338 words Read a sample
Mia is in the hands of her most feared enemy and doesn’t know it. Cast into an existence haunted by tragedy with no recollection of Andrew or her abilities, Mia is vulnerable to Jonathan’s pursuit. Desperate to bring to fruition the only thing that makes sense, a children’s hospital wing, Jonathan may finally deceive Mia into a choice which will seal her fate to him and hell for all eternity.
A Good Car by Julia Proud A Good Car by Julia Proud Sep. 14, 2014 13900 words Read a sample
Ed Valenti is stuck in a loop of booze and gambling, constantly losing track of time and happily numbing his memories whenever possible. One night he wins a car at a game of poker. That car will bring to his doorstep a worried father looking for his son and from that moment on Ed's life won't be the same.
Black Smoke by Alfonso Mormile Black Smoke by Alfonso Mormile Sep. 14, 2014 10663 words Read a sample
Una raccolta di pensieri in prosa
Phaladeepika (Malayalam) : Measuring the strength of the Planets by Mullappilly Parameswaran Phaladeepika (Malayalam) : Measuring the strength of the Planets by Mullappilly Parameswaran Sep. 14, 2014 2554 words Read a sample
Please see Chapter 1
The Abyss by Renee del Mar The Abyss by Renee del Mar Sep. 14, 2014 6088 words Read a sample
After her boyfriend Max ends their relationship, Helena finds herself and her life in need of some serious excitement. At club Abyss excitement is exactly what she finds when she meets a gorgeous man named Callum. Can Callum and the Abyss deliver the much needed shock to revive her life?
Into the Wasteland - A Dystopian Journey by Lisa Shea Into the Wasteland - A Dystopian Journey by Lisa Shea Sep. 13, 2014 31247 words Read a sample
I blink into awareness in a clinically clean hallway, surrounded by tangerine-garbed murderers and psychopaths. I have no idea who I am or why I'm a part of this Hell-bound group. A guard in riot gear hands me a .38 snub-nosed automatic. I'm told if I can make it through the no-man's-land alive, I might have a chance at amnesty. All I have to do is trek the two-hundred-and-fifty miles north ...
Phaladeepika (Malayalam)  : About the planets by Mullappilly Parameswaran Phaladeepika (Malayalam) : About the planets by Mullappilly Parameswaran Sep. 13, 2014 5209 words Read a sample
Please see Phaladeepika (Malayalam) Chapter 1
One Scottish Lass - A Regency Time Travel Romance by Lisa Shea One Scottish Lass - A Regency Time Travel Romance by Lisa Shea Sep. 13, 2014 15747 words Read a sample
Samhain. All Hallows' Eve. The most mystical night of the year. The time when the veil between the worlds became perilously thin. And with a full moon overhead, this awesome power reaches its climactic height. Sorcha had no time for mystical nonsense - there were enough challenges in navigating the mine-field of her mother's vicious temper and the most important event of her young life.
Your New Life by OLUSOLA  A. AREOGUN Your New Life by OLUSOLA A. AREOGUN Sep. 13, 2014 6259 words Read a sample
This little booklet is written as a follow up to your receiving of Jesus as Lord and personal Savior i.e “being born-again”. It will inform you of the steps to take to grow and continue in the Christian faith. I pray that the Almighty God will grant unto you the spirit of wisdom and revelation in the knowledge of Him as you read in Jesus name.
A Day at a Time by Marquese Ford A Day at a Time by Marquese Ford Sep. 13, 2014 17997 words Read a sample
Waking up is the nightmare. Everyday is a struggle to find clarity. The truth is elusive and brings forth pain and anguish. Dreams are her only solace.
Gifted Little Creatures by Mina V. Esguerra Gifted Little Creatures by Mina V. Esguerra Sep. 13, 2014 4306 words Read a sample
Maya, the goddess of the moon, is in human form as a college student for now -- and she's grounded. This doesn't keep her from doing what she does well, manipulating the world and everything in it, from the home she can't leave. (An illustrated short story set in the Interim Goddess of Love universe.)
Harvey The Indian: The Man Who Wouldn't Leave by Andrew Genaille Harvey The Indian: The Man Who Wouldn't Leave by Andrew Genaille Sep. 13, 2014 2497 words Read a sample
Harvey is visited by a Caucasian man who wants spiritual healing from a First Nations man, but Harvey isn't the type of Indian to believe in spirits.
Big Mass (Big Down There Series 4, Book 1) by Sophie Sin Big Mass (Big Down There Series 4, Book 1) by Sophie Sin Sep. 13, 2014 4565 words Read a sample
A gym receptionist goes on a date with a handsome body builder who has odd ideas about first date gifts..
The Lost Book of Poems by Maria Morisot The Lost Book of Poems by Maria Morisot Sep. 13, 2014 1333 words Read a sample
A small book of poems that didn't fit into any other volume, Poetry that strays much further away from the ordinary subject matter of the poet than most.
Progeny of Evolution Series Guide by Mike Arsuaga Progeny of Evolution Series Guide by Mike Arsuaga Sep. 13, 2014 10601 words Read a sample
Everything you wanted to know about the Progeny of Evolution Series is here in one compact guide. Back Cover Blurbs on all seven books, excerpts, glossary of terms and even chart showing which character belongs to what mate.
Tuesday Afternoon by Ryan Loera Tuesday Afternoon by Ryan Loera Sep. 13, 2014 664 words Read a sample
Something I wrote on a Tuesday afternoon.
The Opening Bell (2nd edition) by J. B. Garner The Opening Bell (2nd edition) by J. B. Garner Sep. 13, 2014 69248 words Read a sample
When Leilana Ito, a rookie wrestler with an unknown past, and Dana Harding, the heelish veteran looking for one more bit of glory, meet in the ring, both of them are embroiled in corporate machinations, family rivalries, and the secrets of the past. When everything is put on the line, will Leilana and Dana rise to the challenge and find a path to victory?
One Small Boy And A Turkey by Tim Candler One Small Boy And A Turkey by Tim Candler Sep. 13, 2014 2772 words Read a sample
In 1958 a small boy guards a turkey and gets a pat on the head..
Serene Kliks by Hadi Baghlaf Serene Kliks by Hadi Baghlaf Sep. 13, 2014 35 words Read a sample
B&W Still Life Mobile Photography
Sofia and the Hall of Apparitions by Mary Pearson Sofia and the Hall of Apparitions by Mary Pearson Sep. 13, 2014 11584 words Read a sample
Following the story line of the Gonkers series, Sofia finds a mysterious door under the stairs of her church basement. She opens the door and is transported back in time. Let the fun begin. This is an excellent tool for teaching Bible history for Catholics and their children.
Main Street by Michael Ian Main Street by Michael Ian Sep. 13, 2014 10978 words Read a sample
I’m walking down the street today because I don’t have anything better to do. The thick air of the city pulsates with its each breath, the trodden gray of the sidewalk undulates and retires with each step, my shoes raindrops in shimmering pools of concrete. One empty face slides past and then another, multitude and diversity swirls by, overwhelming, unfathomable, humanity embracing facsimile . .
Who's Scared of the Dark by Storm Cloud Publishing Who's Scared of the Dark by Storm Cloud Publishing Sep. 13, 2014 827 words Read a sample
The night is full of scary things. Nothing looks the same. Nothing sounds the same. The wind blows and the light makes shadows that come alive. See how one boy keeps his teddy safe from the scary things of the night. A picture book to read to young children. The simple repetitive nature of the text and bright colourful illustrations make it easy for beginning readers to read all by themselves.
One Small Boy And A Golf Ball by Tim Candler One Small Boy And A Golf Ball by Tim Candler Sep. 13, 2014 1658 words Read a sample
In 1958 a small boy earns a shilling and he learns a few words from the English Language...
Mit Vorsprung ans Ziel - Einstellungstest und Auswahlverfahren für Polizei, Bundespolizei und Zoll by Mark Drebinger Mit Vorsprung ans Ziel - Einstellungstest und Auswahlverfahren für Polizei, Bundespolizei und Zoll by Mark Drebinger Sep. 13, 2014 411 words Sample 20%
Einstellungstest und Auswahlverfahren für Polizei, Bundespolizei und Zoll
Ocean of Divinity Russian (Океан Божественности) by Alex Listengort Ocean of Divinity Russian (Океан Божественности) by Alex Listengort Sep. 13, 2014 128142 words Read a sample
ОТКРОЙТЕ ДЛЯ СЕБЯ НОВЫЙ (ХОРОШО ЗАБЫТЫЙ) МИР: МИР СОБСТВЕННОГО Я. ЭНЕРГИЮ, ЖИВУЩУЮ ВО ВСЁМ. БОЖЕСТВЕННУЮ МЫСЛЬ, ВЕЧНЫМ ПРОВОДНИКОМ КОТОРОЙ ВЫ ЯВЛЯЕТЕСЬ.
A Devil Among Us by David  W Kirby A Devil Among Us by David W Kirby Sep. 13, 2014 20404 words Sample 20%
A man is released from prison having been wrongly convicted and tries to make sense of the past. Only one woman, a probation officer, actually believes he may be innocent.
September Suicide by Kennie Kayoz September Suicide by Kennie Kayoz Sep. 13, 2014 604 words Read a sample
Over the course of two months (August & September 2014) I noticed a lot of celebrities in the headlines for suicide, I decided to write about it. To try and make sense of what all was happening.