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Twenty Minutes Later by Lee A Jackson Twenty Minutes Later by Lee A Jackson March 06, 2015 2767 words Read a sample
A short story about mustering up the courage to be able to cross over into something new. There are always obstacles on the road to change, but it doesn't mean that there are not ways to overcome them and be able to cross, in this case, Pevensey Bridge.
1ST MINDGATE TO TRUE DESTINY by Barth Ikemba, Jr 1ST MINDGATE TO TRUE DESTINY by Barth Ikemba, Jr March 06, 2015 12463 words Sample 20%
A time bomb waiting to explode the walls standing in your mind's gate to achieving true destiny and meaning in life.
One Direction sempre com vc by Maizinha One Direction sempre com vc by Maizinha March 06, 2015 129 words Read a sample
Quando vc ñ se sentir bem eles sempre tem um motivo pra te provar que vc é especial e que estarão sempre com vc para te apoiar!!!
7 Days in Hell: I Was There! An Eyewitness Account of the True Existence Hell. by Larry E. "Buck" Hunter 7 Days in Hell: I Was There! An Eyewitness Account of the True Existence Hell. by Larry E. "Buck" Hunter March 06, 2015 9044 words Read a sample
7 Days in Hell: I Was There! An Eyewitness Account of the True Existence Hell! HELL A REAL PLACE Heaven operates by FAITH. Hell operates by FEAR. Ask yourself, "What is your greatest fear?" For some of us it's spiders, rats, or snakes. For others, it's the thought of being burned to death, buried alive, murdered, tortured, or raped. FEAR is the fuel that ignites the fiery pits of hell.
White Peak by Darrel Bird White Peak by Darrel Bird March 06, 2015 13905 words Read a sample
An FBI agent is sent back to Montana where he was raised to find out who murdered two Indian surveyors who were surveying for a casino. As he delves into the problems at White Peak he finds more than just murder, but corruption and greed.
OCT by Maria Morisot OCT by Maria Morisot March 06, 2015 334 words Read a sample
a short book of eight-word poems by Maria Morisot.
Perfect Frosting by steven reynolds Perfect Frosting by steven reynolds March 06, 2015 1680 words Sample 20%
Decorating a cake requires multiple steps. In fact, depending on the level of skill of the baker, it can be an incredibly lengthy process. In this series of books we give information on various techniques, as well as different methods that can be used to achieve the same results for those wish to experiment. This guide has thirteen main sections focused on beginners through to the more advanced.
Santa's Rant by Alan Barysh Santa's Rant by Alan Barysh March 06, 2015 823 words Read a sample
Think you know everything there is about Santa Claus? You haven’t met him liquored up at a bar. He’ll tell you the truth about his “reindeer” and the “elves” that make the toys. “Santa’s Rant” shows a not-so-jolly side to Ol’ Saint Nick.
In Joubin's Head by Justin Key In Joubin's Head by Justin Key March 06, 2015 1802 words Read a sample
A psychological sci-fi short story that takes place inside the head of Joubin, a man who must make sense of the past and present from his jumbled thoughts and the voice in his mind. Joubin soon realizes the voice is not his own thoughts, but of an entity that is curious and adaptable. Through conversation with this entity, Joubin will find out if this voice is friendly or means to do him harm.
Not Your Typical Love Poems by Rachael Alston Not Your Typical Love Poems by Rachael Alston March 06, 2015 1884 words Read a sample
Written as a rebellion against the traditional love novels and mainstream movies. Ms. Alston did not feel that these forms of media accurately depicted how love plays out in real life. This book is a way of her expressing her inner child and showing society a different way real love can look.
PMS or Potential Manslaughter Syndrome by Lena Mikado PMS or Potential Manslaughter Syndrome by Lena Mikado March 06, 2015 3694 words Read a sample
This is one of the best chapters of the novel titled "My Journey to the Ocean". Elena knows what she wants from life. Her whole picture-perfect existence is planned out and allows for no deviation. She is engaged to be married and intends to be happy. Along with three of her girlfriends, she takes a summer trip across the ocean, to St. Simons Island, Georgia, United States. Pool parties, vodka wat
The Captivity And Triumph of Winnie Davies by David Davies The Captivity And Triumph of Winnie Davies by David Davies March 06, 2015 51321 words Read a sample
This book reveals how God used Winnie Davies to impact the lives of many people. Jesus Christ dominated her life. He brought meaning into living by a glorious consciousness of forgiveness and love as shown to her in His Cross. She knew God wanted her for Himself and for His purpose... The standards she lived by were down-to-earth interpretations of God's mandate for life as read in the Scriptures.
The 2015 Washington DC Real Estate Guide by Eldad Moraru The 2015 Washington DC Real Estate Guide by Eldad Moraru March 06, 2015 64029 words Read a sample
Everything you need to know about buying or selling a home in Washington DC! One of the area's top Realtors, Eldad Moraru of Long & Foster, shares insider tips about the very best the District has to offer. Moraru will help you choose a neighborhood, a school, or even a place to grab a bite to eat.
Village Streets by Mary Ann McDonnell Village Streets by Mary Ann McDonnell March 06, 2015 5057 words Read a sample
Mary Ann McDonell's poetry offers humor and insight as it shares scenes of New York and shares her experience with aging and widowhood.
A Chip off the Old Block by Darren Worrow A Chip off the Old Block by Darren Worrow March 06, 2015 28684 words Read a sample
Dan, a hip London DJ finds himself stuck in a peculiar village in the deepest darkest corner of rural Wiltshire. He unearths a shadowy secret hidden by the residents of the village. Can he and his sidekick sally work out a way of distinguishing the horrific walking dead from the average village resident?
To Russia with Love - Fifty Shades of Poem by Bobby Skyler To Russia with Love - Fifty Shades of Poem by Bobby Skyler March 06, 2015 509 words Read a sample
The west has put sanctions on Russia with little evidence to suggest they have done wrong. we condone Saudi Arabia even though their inhumanities are great. This poem speculates on the propaganda the west has created against Russia and asks whether our own countries are in a position to judge.
Zen Stories  ஜென் கதைகள்  (தமிழ்) by Natanaga Zen Stories ஜென் கதைகள் (தமிழ்) by Natanaga March 06, 2015 12111 words Read a sample
Zen stories are popular for its short & sweet nature. Makes one "Think" , Some 40 plus short stories are rendered in Tamil. To bring benefit of reading, I have added quite a few additional information.
Figurative Language in Your Writing by Abby D. Thomas Figurative Language in Your Writing by Abby D. Thomas March 06, 2015 276 words Read a sample
Need to leave an enduring picture in your perusers' psyches? You may need to go past cement words in your written work, utilizing non-literal dialect that adds some literary components to your work.
Shallow Water - Death on the Clyde Book 1 by Hunter J Walker Shallow Water - Death on the Clyde Book 1 by Hunter J Walker March 06, 2015 84260 words Read a sample
Douglas Ashburner’s start as a Detective Constable in Glasgow’s elite Major Incident Unit is not going well. Then, one quiet Saturday morning, his boss, the acerbic DI Collins, takes it into her head to investigate an assault outside one of Glasgow’s sleazier pubs run by one of the city’s more notorious crime families.
The Ruby Dream: A Novella by Annie Cosby The Ruby Dream: A Novella by Annie Cosby March 05, 2015 18652 words Read a sample
Will Ruby be able to leave her boring village where she's always been odd, or will she find herself – and everyone she loves – paying the price for a history she doesn’t even know she escaped? Find out in this first installment of The Hummingbird Saga, a tale of love, loyalty, and lies, and the past that might come to save Ruby’s life … or destroy her.
Whose Kink Is It Anyway (Amanda's Kinkdom, Book 1) by Connie Cliff Whose Kink Is It Anyway (Amanda's Kinkdom, Book 1) by Connie Cliff March 05, 2015 3518 words Read a sample
Meet Amanda. She is an adventurous married woman whose charms are lost to her husband, since his tastes differ from what she has to offer. She finds Rick through an online dating site, and once they meet, they set to exploring each other’s fetishes to the fullest. Will Amanda learn something about herself that she wasn’t prepared for? And where will her tryst with Rick take her?
Flash of the Pen by Debrah Strait Flash of the Pen by Debrah Strait March 05, 2015 5640 words Read a sample
This collection of short-short fiction ranges from the tale of a child lost at the zoo to that of a woman hearing footsteps as she walks through a tunnel. Told in a variety of voices, these stories are humorous or poignant or salacious. And definitely short.
Eliot's Story by Hugo (an Autobiography) by Hugo Eliot's Story by Hugo (an Autobiography) by Hugo March 05, 2015 377878 words Read a sample
This ebook takes you on a bizarre but true journey from the 1940’s through the early 2000’s, as seen through the eyes of a dysfunctional, paranoid, sometimes manic-depressive, sadomasochistic and frequently homeless artist. It includes photographs of some of the people written about. Some of the people shown are nekked, but I don’t think the photographs are offensive.
Bạn Tình by Khoi Bui Bạn Tình by Khoi Bui March 05, 2015 34832 words Sample 10%
Sài Gòn đầu thập niên bảy mươi. Một tái ngộ bất ngờ làm sống lại những kỷ niệm cũ, những cảm xúc tưởng đã được chôn sâu trong tâm khảm nay len lỏi qua những mảnh vụn của đổ vỡ xưa để vươn ra, ràng buộc lại tình nhân của những ngày tháng đã qua, đe dọa đem lại một đổ vỡ mới.
Middle School's a Pain by Ashlynn Elliott Middle School's a Pain by Ashlynn Elliott March 05, 2015 1200 words Read a sample
As as sequel to Cat-astrophe and Toothache, Middle School's a Pain follows Bounce and Nip as they try to get Bounce on the cat-sketball team. But a couple days before the tryouts, Nip plays a dirty trick, and Bounce breaks his ankle! What do they do now? Will Bounce ever make the team?
Fulfilling Torment by B.L. Purser Fulfilling Torment by B.L. Purser March 05, 2015 50685 words Sample 20%
Is it possible to have a need so vast that it eclipses your soul? Something, so brutal, you would do anything to make it go away. Welcome to Cam's life. She's trapped between living in the aloneness of her world and trying to survive the terror of her dreams. Unfortunately, her only coping mechanism requires what she wants no part of...men! Be careful, the torment may leave you breathless!
The Chilean Fiction. Episodio Tres. Washington. by Charly Purple The Chilean Fiction. Episodio Tres. Washington. by Charly Purple March 05, 2015 5953 words Sample 20%
Un viaje a Pelotillehue llevará a nuestro detective a encontrar las primeras pistas para perseguir al asesino de Condorito.
Travenna State University by Daniel Holback Travenna State University by Daniel Holback March 05, 2015 24861 words Read a sample
Nu Nu Psi fraternity was Founded on November 20th 1923 on the campus of Elaine University in Orlando Florida the Alpha Chapter. The Beta chapter of Travenna State University was chartered on November 20th 1931.
Poetry at Work by Glynn Young Poetry at Work by Glynn Young March 05, 2015 26997 words Read a sample
Publications like Harvard Business Review and FastCompany are starting to write about the power of poetry—noting poetry's effectiveness in building creative thinkers and problem solvers. Yet there is no single source to guide those who are *at work* every day, with little direction for how to explore the power of poetry in the workplace. Glynn Young's 'Poetry at Work' is that guide.
Eight More Shades Of Green by Jasmine Hall Eight More Shades Of Green by Jasmine Hall March 05, 2015 9878 words Read a sample
For the thousands who have read Princess Aggie's adventures in "Forty-Two Shades Of Green" (available on Smashwords), here are eight new stories to make it an even fifty shades! More family, group, beast, forced, water sports, elf fun and games! So, read the first book... er, first, and then this one, or just jump right in with this one. Filthy, erotic, nasty, depraved, raw.
Urban Legends and Myths by Esha S. Urban Legends and Myths by Esha S. March 05, 2015 5983 words Read a sample
A book I made about Urban Legends and Myths.
Chakras in the Modern World eBook by Ghergich Chakras in the Modern World eBook by Ghergich March 05, 2015 2644 words Read a sample
The word “chakra” — and its sometimes hard-to-grasp meaning — may feel foreign or unapproachable to many of us. Though the history of chakras spans centuries, the idea of balancing our seven main energy centers has gained popularity in the hyper-connected smartphone era where work-life balance and taking time to focus on the self are often rarities. In this book, you’ll find a break down of each c
At the End (The Road to Extinction, Book 1) by John Hennessy At the End (The Road to Extinction, Book 1) by John Hennessy March 05, 2015 98222 words Read a sample
In the wake of civilization's collapse, a trio of teenage gamers from Washington struggle to endure. Maggy, a strong-willed intellectual, leads Darrel and Félix, two shy geeks, on an expedition down the west coast, as they search for answers about the source of humanity’s downfall, determined to survive the deadliest threat the Earth has ever known.
The Factory by Jared Sande The Factory by Jared Sande March 05, 2015 4594 words Read a sample
How the day ends in a horrible dystopian factory.
Meet Your Neighbors by Ella Swift Meet Your Neighbors by Ella Swift March 05, 2015 78828 words Read a sample
This book is made up of vignettes about people I have met in cyberspace and at S&M clubs between 1988 and 1996 in and around Los Angeles, California. If you saw these people on the street, you wouldn’t give them a second glance. They look and act like ordinary men and women. They have in common their kinky sexual interests and their entire lives seemingly revolve around their sexual interes
Inking Afoot by KN Schultz Inking Afoot by KN Schultz March 05, 2015 2270 words Read a sample
In the New World, the dark inking infestation of utter evil moved from water onto land, specifically within the walled fortresses labeled Cities. Justine, a rogue Goblin from a realm beneath the Cities and infected River, comes to the wall dividing the Citizens from monsters. A strange Holy Man appears to make her a pact to build machines to purge the monsters from the City. Instead, she fights.
HOSTILE TAKEOVER by Andi Blair HOSTILE TAKEOVER by Andi Blair March 05, 2015 60000 words Sample 5%
James Bonds latest mission which could effect us all...
Accidental M******e by Adarsh Accidental M******e by Adarsh March 05, 2015 2630 words Read a sample
A short humour, romantic, lazy, bullshit, adult friendly short story with an unexpected end which was also unexpected by the protagonist too. The story starts and goes further with the description by the protagonist. And the author only reveals what the book's name at the end of the book.
The Image of God by Sy Newitt The Image of God by Sy Newitt March 05, 2015 17396 words Read a sample
What is the Image of God? Who are the Image of God? How could Jesus be both fully human and fully Divine? What is the meaning of Life? Why I do exist? What is my purpose in life? Many of us grow up believing that these are impossible questions to answer and we will never know but in reality they are easy questions to answer and there is no mystery to them at all. I hope that you enjoy the book!
Manhunt How Long Can You Run by Colin D Grimes Manhunt How Long Can You Run by Colin D Grimes March 05, 2015 2012 words Read a sample
Running from the police should never be a game, but for the rich in the 23rd century it’s just that. Until Justin Ferry the third finds out that money cannot always buy you power.
Look Upon by A. J. Hayes Look Upon by A. J. Hayes March 05, 2015 757 words Read a sample
Look Upon is a multi-media project from A. J. Hayes. Look Upon is an eBook of art & poetry, a spoken word album and an app that combines the aspects of the eBook & album.
From Slave Too Empress by James Masters From Slave Too Empress by James Masters March 05, 2015 1591 words Read a sample
Slavery is common place in the empire once again and a new emperor has taken the throne. While he was in an arranged marriage with a princess to the now conquered world he still has feelings for her and when he did go to a slave auction house she was on the block as a no name slave.
Fate's Redemption by Brandace Morrow Fate's Redemption by Brandace Morrow March 05, 2015 16311 words Read a sample
Do you want to see what's happening in the neighborhood since you've been away? Do you miss Danny and Kinley? What about Ali and Deklan? This is a 12k word short story with all of your favorites, as well as a sneak peak into the next book in the Los Rancheros series, Our Chance.
Snatched by the Baron: The Baron And The Peasant Bride 1 by Sandra Ross Snatched by the Baron: The Baron And The Peasant Bride 1 by Sandra Ross March 05, 2015 6290 words Read a sample
MALE POWER PLAY – JUS PRIMAE NOCTIS – the right to the bride's first night. In late medieval France, young and lovely Alaina Duvre's father arranged marriage for her for the promise of a hefty bride-price. Witnessing her misery and seeing how cruel the groom is to her, the handsome and virile Lord Laurent Fabian Deschamps invoked jus primae noctis, and then rode off to his chateau with her...
Presos por um cabo by Duarte Braga Presos por um cabo by Duarte Braga March 05, 2015 2482 words Read a sample
Maria subia os 283 degraus da Rua da Bica enquanto António a descia. Apaixonados cruzavam-se todas as manhãs, do lado oposto do passeio, sem nunca trocarem uma palavra. Até que o guardião, cansado de assistir aquele vai-e-vem sem fim decidiu juntá-los…
LUST - SIN TO CALL IT SIN by Sundeep KP LUST - SIN TO CALL IT SIN by Sundeep KP March 05, 2015 517 words Read a sample
LUST, THE ONE HELL OF A HEAVEN.
По головам by Roman S!delnik По головам by Roman S!delnik March 05, 2015 75118 words Sample 20%
Люди хотят знать правду. Но готовы ли мы ее услышать? Готовы ли мы принять правду, какой бы невероятной она не была…? Современное общество буквально тонет в объеме льющейся на нас отовсюду информации, уже не понимая – кому можно верить. А стремление к обогащению любой ценой, стало нормой жизни и основной ценностью международного общества. А если действительность не такова какой мы ее представляем?
Poesie poco ispirate by Alessia Rocchi Poesie poco ispirate by Alessia Rocchi March 05, 2015 413 words Read a sample
Qualche nuova poesia, non molto riuscita
Maniacs in the Fourth Dimension by YT Whitemansson Maniacs in the Fourth Dimension by YT Whitemansson March 05, 2015 46294 words Read a sample
During annual Convention-con, bunch of fanboys are gathered at the hall nineteen, in expectation of arrival of Mr. Abraxas, author of mysterious comic book. The comic explores the old gnostic belief that the world is made of three hundred and sixty-five levels of existence. Abraxas appears and declares his story factual. After giving them an initial push, they begin their run to the finish line.
Poemas Homoeróticos Escolhidos by Paulo Azevedo Chaves Poemas Homoeróticos Escolhidos by Paulo Azevedo Chaves March 05, 2015 6038 words Sample 20%
Poemas Homoeróticos Escolhidos é uma coletânea de poesia que reúne sete poemas de Paulo Azevedo Chaves. Do mesmo autor, constam do volume oito traduções publicadas em livros anteriores, a partir de 1984, de grandes poetas como Walt Whitman, Abu Nuwas, Federico Garcia-Lorca, Luís Cernuda, Jean Genet, Constantino Cavafy ou Paul Verlaine .