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Inked Inukshuks A Collection Of Images by Rik Hunik Inked Inukshuks A Collection Of Images by Rik Hunik Nov. 23, 2014 136 words Read a sample
(46 images) Inukshuks are rock sculptures of the Inuit people of northern Canada. They are used as landmarks, guides, messages, sentinels, or as symbols of appreciation or veneration. The subjects of this book are the miniature inukshuks I built, photographed, and rendered as ink drawings.
Shakuhachi by Jessica Mulholland Shakuhachi by Jessica Mulholland Nov. 23, 2014 2220 words Read a sample
Down-on-his-luck thrift store worker Adam finds a magical flute whose powers work through him to return the dismal, dirty world back to its original splendor.
Paige by Tony Grayson Paige by Tony Grayson Nov. 23, 2014 5772 words Read a sample
Paige is a short story that introduces the main character of Goodnight Paige, a contemporary romance novel that is available online today. She is an interesting and fortunate young woman, who has lived both a racy and a contemporary life. Circumstances have created this incongruence. She walks from one life to the other as if passing room to room in a house.
Empowered: Kathy by Cass E Ritter Empowered: Kathy by Cass E Ritter Nov. 23, 2014 40186 words Read a sample
The first book in a series about women who discover 'The Empowerment and Well-being Centre for Women' and what it can do for their lives, relationships and sex. Kathy is sent to the spa undercover. Instead of illegal activity, she finds herself and the power to balance her own life and pleasures. As a result, she goes on a quest to seduce her ex-boyfriend back into her life.
WEIRD BIRDS - Funny Photos and Fun Facts about Some Unusual Feathered Friends by Darwin Adams WEIRD BIRDS - Funny Photos and Fun Facts about Some Unusual Feathered Friends by Darwin Adams Nov. 23, 2014 2799 words Read a sample
You're not going to believe some of these birds ... some are stunningly beautiful; some are a little scary and some are impressively weird! Best-selling author Darwin Adams offers an introduction to 37 birds chosen because of their unique behavior, unusual characteristics, and/or the odd way they look. Kids & adults will be interested and entertained.
Tyler Smiths: Prom's Night by Daniel Olas Tyler Smiths: Prom's Night by Daniel Olas Nov. 23, 2014 5077 words Sample 20%
Tyler Smiths are short stories that run in series. It tells a story of a high school graduating student's love adventures.Tyler broke up with Vanessa on the prom's night against his own wish and at the advice of his friend--- Eric. The night was mixed with ironical emotions as some falls into love while some stepped out...
The Alpha Centauri Project Script by Marco Santini The Alpha Centauri Project Script by Marco Santini Nov. 23, 2014 22470 words Read a sample
After reading "The Alpha Centauri Project" a reader wrote that he wondered if the story was initially written as a screenplay and later adapted into a novel. Another told that his first thoughts after reading was how gorgeous it would be in an animated or motion picture format...Now I have the pleasure to publish the script of "The Alpha Centauri Project". Summary and long description at end.
A Day at Sea by NickWilder A Day at Sea by NickWilder Nov. 23, 2014 841 words Read a sample
Pirates attack a man's boat
Strange Bedfellows by Maxwell Zeldovich Strange Bedfellows by Maxwell Zeldovich Nov. 23, 2014 1583 words Read a sample
Honeymooning spies try to escape communist baddies on a tropical island.
Learning Old School Linux by Ed Hartnett Learning Old School Linux by Ed Hartnett Nov. 23, 2014 43220 words Read a sample
Linux has long been regarded by engineers as the superior operating system. Whether or not you should trust their opinions is still up for debate. However, if you are looking for a simple, basic overview of everything Linux-related, look no further than this compilation of articles written for ComputorEdge magazine from 2003-2010.
The 21st Century Warrior, Writer, and Publisher by Tony Grayson The 21st Century Warrior, Writer, and Publisher by Tony Grayson Nov. 23, 2014 7159 words Read a sample
The 21st Century Warrior, Writer, and Publisher, is the title cover of a series of short stories to introduce the guidebook, How Tony Wrote and Published Two Novels, which is available online today. Take a step beyond reading. Create your own stories, personal and family experiences that mean something to you. Family experiences printed online can be read by your future generations.
Seeding Her Womb 1 (Alien Tentacle Erotica) by Chelsea Chaynes Seeding Her Womb 1 (Alien Tentacle Erotica) by Chelsea Chaynes Nov. 23, 2014 8116 words Read a sample
Desperate to conceive, Ava feels all alone. Even her husband Max avoids her desolate womb. But one lonely night her fortunes change... Ava awakens anxiously to a bright light in her room, she becomes paralyzed as she is taken aboard a spaceship. Unsure of what is in store for her but equally excited, Ava finds a strong, tentacled beast who takes her under his wing.
The Rising Son by C.S. Black The Rising Son by C.S. Black Nov. 23, 2014 2497 words Read a sample
The Rising Son is a story about a teenaged boy who has grown up inside a life of crime. Having a mob boss as a father, Vinny has learned a lot of things but love and compassion are not among his life lessons. After finding out that his own father is keeping him from becoming a made man Vinny takes matters into his own hands. However, the consequences of his actions will change his life forever.
Modern Judiciary: An Essay by Edward E. Rochon Modern Judiciary: An Essay by Edward E. Rochon Nov. 23, 2014 1299 words Read a sample
And end to improvisation in court. No question or answer allowed before the jury, without prior review by the judge, prosecutor and defense. An end to courtroom shenanigans. If the power of God to the judge, then the omniscience of God to the judge to the extent possible.
Silicon Valley Monk: From Metaphysics to Reality on the Buddhist Path by J. A. Kempf Silicon Valley Monk: From Metaphysics to Reality on the Buddhist Path by J. A. Kempf Nov. 23, 2014 102588 words Read a sample
"Silicon Valley Monk" is a memoir of one man's attempt to wake up amid the reality distortion field of Silicon Valley - and his own mind.
Galactic Group Breeders - In The Trees by Chelsea Chaynes Galactic Group Breeders - In The Trees by Chelsea Chaynes Nov. 23, 2014 7548 words Read a sample
When Jennie noticed her friends were drifting apart she organized a camping trip to bring everyone back together. Little did they know they would end up closer to one another than they had ever been their entire lives, in more ways than one.
In The Waste by Francis W. Porretto In The Waste by Francis W. Porretto Nov. 23, 2014 2245 words Read a sample
Sequel to The Warm Lands. The trek westward from Anam brings Gregor and Laella to a surprising denizen of the Great Waste: a gigantic, magnificently vital tree whose survival amidst the surrounding desolation Gregor cannot explain. But life requires no explanation. It is its own justification...and life will always call to life.
Neighbour From Hell by Nik.A Lezz Neighbour From Hell by Nik.A Lezz Nov. 23, 2014 3666 words Read a sample
Living in the flat beneath a party animal named Al is not always easy, for Jane Jones who likes to keep herself to herself. However, when her neighbour becomes ill it falls to Jane to take care of him, and that means all of his needs! But he’s in for a few surprises too.
Emily Taylor - The Teenage Mum by Vi Grim Emily Taylor - The Teenage Mum by Vi Grim Nov. 23, 2014 56239 words Read a sample
Having just turned fourteen, Emily is finding life as the only human on Camillo a little lonely. When she decides to start a family she has no idea just what she is letting herself in for... Contains mild swear words and oblique sexual references. Suitable 13 years and up.
Luzides Träumen und außerkörperliche Erfahrungen innerhalb von 3 Tagen by Michael Raduga Luzides Träumen und außerkörperliche Erfahrungen innerhalb von 3 Tagen by Michael Raduga Nov. 23, 2014 3368 words Read a sample
Vor vielen Jahren besaß die Menschheit noch kein Bewusstsein. Als es sich jedoch entwickelte, nahm es kontinuierlich mehr und mehr Teile des Wachbewusstseins ein. Heute sehen wir, dass das Bewusstsein über das bloße Wachbewusstsein hinauswächst und sich langsam aber sicher auch in andere Bewusstseinsbereiche erstreckt.
Battle For The Womb Book 1 by Chelsea Chaynes Battle For The Womb Book 1 by Chelsea Chaynes Nov. 23, 2014 8619 words Read a sample
After the tragic loss of her husband Quinn, Veronica sought to start a family on her own, but her barren womb had other designs. Late one night while reminiscing on the past she is forcefully taken aboard an alien ship in a vortex of light and wind. Tentacle probings and medical examinations aboard the alien's ship reveal her womb to be harboring a profound secret.
灵态: 实用指导手册 by Michael Raduga 灵态: 实用指导手册 by Michael Raduga Nov. 23, 2014 3363 words Read a sample
头的灵态练习应该是当代最火爆、最具潜力的一门学问了。如今,“出体经验”和“星体投射”这些概念已经失去了往日的神秘光环,其背后的真正原理也被人们通过有根有据的研究手段揭露了出来。现在,无论拥有怎样的世界观,每个人都能够体验这类奇妙的现象怎样轻松地体验并有效地运用灵态,现在不再是秘密。 这本指导手册,是历经10年的研究得出的成果,期间我非常积极地进行了个人练习,探索了出体现象(即灵态)的本质,并教会了数千人出体旅行。我深知新手们接触这类现象时可能遇到的所有障碍和问题,并尽力通过本书帮助初学者克服它们。
Enter the Apotheosis by Jawaun Patterson Enter the Apotheosis by Jawaun Patterson Nov. 23, 2014 7904 words Read a sample
A police officer is must face the dangers of an unknown cloaked man as he attacks his hometown in aims for explosive tanks at the top of a massive powerplant.
Changing Rooms by Kara Bryn Changing Rooms by Kara Bryn Nov. 23, 2014 10895 words Read a sample
Susan is shy, quiet, polite and just an all-round nice person. Through the journey of a shopping trip for clothes for a night out, Susan becomes ever bolder in exploring the power of her body and her sexuality. She begins to shed layers, both psychologically and literally, until she finally emerges like a butterfly from its cocoon.
We Feed Mommy by vincenttobia We Feed Mommy by vincenttobia Nov. 23, 2014 1376 words Read a sample
Susie narrates a day spent with her mother. Her undead mother.
Deceit (Part 1) by L. A. Shorter Deceit (Part 1) by L. A. Shorter Nov. 23, 2014 21556 words Read a sample
Lily lives a life of deceit. She pretends to have a normal life, but in reality she's part of a team of professional thieves, working as a trapper to lure rich men back to their mansions to be robbed. Duke is dissatisfied with his life, despite being the son of the billionaire. By day he works for his father, by night he indulges his dark side. When he meets Lily, both their lives change forever.
Little Bottles by JT Aames Little Bottles by JT Aames Nov. 23, 2014 104692 words Read a sample
A memoir of a period in my life dealing with alcohol and drug addiction
5 neue Weihnachtssagen und Erzählungen by Vito Volpe 5 neue Weihnachtssagen und Erzählungen by Vito Volpe Nov. 23, 2014 7328 words Read a sample
Ganz im Sinne der bereits bekannten und geliebten Weihnachtsklassiker von Dickens und Co. präsentiert Vito Volpe ihnen „5 neue Weihnachtssagen und Erzählungen“ welche bereits die Vorfreude auf die schönste Zeit des Jahres aufflammen lassen.
Into the Depths by Amanda Zimmermann Into the Depths by Amanda Zimmermann Nov. 23, 2014 1282 words Read a sample
After years of searching, archeologist Nathan Gabriel finally finds his white whale on a sunken wreck in the Baltic Sea, but will he be able to overcome the dangers waiting for him or will La Adelina become his final resting place too?
Seeded by Benjamin Descovich Seeded by Benjamin Descovich Nov. 23, 2014 2106 words Read a sample
Five years travelling faster than light in a colony transport goes slower than you think, but the credits are worth it. Captain Ona and her crew are ready to collect a tidy sum for delivering the Flock to Paradise. On the cusp of seeding the colony they encounter a force that will forever change them. This is what happens when science collides with fantasy.
Successful Startup 101 Magazine - Issue 9 by Tabitha Naylor Successful Startup 101 Magazine - Issue 9 by Tabitha Naylor Nov. 23, 2014 19743 words Read a sample
The 9th issue of Successful Startup 101, a magazine for budding entrepreneurs, startup founders and small business owners that covers business planning, strategy, management, accounting, finance, sales and marketing.
The Brazilian by Keith R. Rees The Brazilian by Keith R. Rees Nov. 23, 2014 55750 words Read a sample
The 1970 World Cup would be an exciting event for all of Brazil. All young Rego Ouliveyra wanted was to watch his favorite player Pele and to witness this historical moment in sports from his humble roots in Brasilia. But unbeknownst to him fate would have other plans as he is entrusted with an incredible secret and is pressed into embarking on an adventure of a lifetime!
Tempted by K.M. Liss Tempted by K.M. Liss Nov. 23, 2014 24169 words Read a sample
When the beguiling Demon of the night, Uvall, met Lila, a beautiful woman of seemingly low moral standards, he was unaware of her true nature. She was a human-angel. A prized weapon in God's arsenal, and God had unleashed her on him. Lila knew he was using his charm on her, but despite her overwhelm, she had a task to fulfil. A task, she became less and less able and willing to carry out...
Felix Discovers the DreamWorld and Other Stories by Alyce Wilson Felix Discovers the DreamWorld and Other Stories by Alyce Wilson Nov. 23, 2014 8867 words Read a sample
In this book for young readers, Felix learns about the DreamWorld from his mother: a place where you can do anything and go anywhere. With a child's eye for the absurd, he explores this land with his best friends, a robot and a dinosaur.
Probability by Santosh Jha Probability by Santosh Jha Nov. 23, 2014 12605 words Read a sample
He wants this to happen. She is reluctant. He wishes the probability of mutuality to get a last full-blown opportunity to attain fruition and ultimate utility. Her mind is unsure of the validity of the enterprise itself; even as she has nothing against him. Finally, the raw and core instincts of bodies are invited to preside over the missing probability of mutuality. Does it work?
Vampire Butts from Outer Space by Jeff Bilman Vampire Butts from Outer Space by Jeff Bilman Nov. 23, 2014 4303 words Read a sample
A short story about Vampire Butts from Outer Space who have come to take over the Earth.
Who's Next? by Jose Miguel Who's Next? by Jose Miguel Nov. 23, 2014 1369 words Read a sample
When a young officer is shot at by an unseen threat, he must find the threat; but when this troubling threat uses the officer's brother against him, he must attempt to get to his brother in time before he meets his death.
Fight Cancer by Charles Spender Fight Cancer by Charles Spender Nov. 23, 2014 3539 words Read a sample
This booklet describes an experimental treatment that serves to enhance antitumor immune response and to improve quality of life: "adapted cold shower." The improvement includes better mood and a reduction of fatigue, nausea, and pain. You can use it in addition to (not instead of) your conventional treatment plan. This approach should improve the chances of survival.
When Elves Die : Episode One by Richard Poche When Elves Die : Episode One by Richard Poche Nov. 22, 2014 17355 words Read a sample
“Every single elf will disappear from the face of the earth.” Princess Carella reads this prophecy in the book of Arcanscape and knows that the Dark Queen will stop at nothing to make it come true. Carella travels with a group of missionaries across the land to offer her gift of healing and recruit other elven tribes to help join the war against the Dark Queen.
Minerva's Owl by Alexa Aella Minerva's Owl by Alexa Aella Nov. 22, 2014 7201 words Sample 20%
In this short story we meet Marta who is living a fairly isolated life with her son with autism. We share some of her experiences and thoughts about how she came to this place in life and we also consider what it means to live in an authentic way.
Voice of Reason by Amberlee Velasquez Voice of Reason by Amberlee Velasquez Nov. 22, 2014 701 words Read a sample
Savvy land manager, Jean Benchley, gives a voice to the people of a struggling city. Her hunches about the CEO of Bankstron Glass gets too close for comfort in this brief flash fiction story.
Entwined With The Wolf by emma c Entwined With The Wolf by emma c Nov. 22, 2014 5422 words Read a sample
he was my dream,my crush and my enemy,the day he left was the day my life fell to pieces and now years later he is back to pick up all those pieces and to make me a whole again,i want to refuse but how can you resist when the bad boy turns to be your good man?!!
Bubbling for Cash & Connections (All about Bubblews.com) by Charm Baker Bubbling for Cash & Connections (All about Bubblews.com) by Charm Baker Nov. 22, 2014 32241 words Sample 25%
People everywhere have been hearing about Bubblews, the popular new social media network site that really pays you to blog and interact with your Followers. “Bubbling for Cash & Connections” is a book that is All about Bubblews.com and how to earn more everyday.
Game on Boys! The Play Station Playoffs. by kate cullen Game on Boys! The Play Station Playoffs. by kate cullen Nov. 22, 2014 19938 words Read a sample
A hilarious adventure tale about one boy’s determination to conquer the biggest computer game contest at school and the hilarious disasters and obstacles he encounters, while learning a few important life lessons along the way.
Before the Dark: a prequel to In the Dark by Melody Taylor Before the Dark: a prequel to In the Dark by Melody Taylor Nov. 22, 2014 17527 words Read a sample
Girl Meets Vampire Meet Jennifer Tamereaux, a teenage girl just starting her art degree in Seattle. She's healing from a broken heart, having a hard time making friends, and about to have her life changed in ways she could not have imagined when she first left home . . .
Desperate by Calvin S. Francis Desperate by Calvin S. Francis Nov. 22, 2014 1045 words Read a sample
A quick flash fiction thriller that lets you enter the mind of a killer as he explores his morality.
My Atomic Angel by G.L. Miller My Atomic Angel by G.L. Miller Nov. 22, 2014 4287 words Read a sample
Ricky Barnes is a young mechanic who happens to have a crush on a 300 foot teenage girl with an atomic bomb for a heart. Her name is Jenny, and she's Earth guardian angel against the giant beasts called Titans. But for Ricky, she's the girl he loves more than anything else in the world. But how could he ever get up the courage to tell her?
Book’s Point of View by Maria Walker Book’s Point of View by Maria Walker Nov. 22, 2014 412 words Read a sample
This is a brief look into the mind of a book. What does a book feel when it is not in use? What does it think when it is not being read? The short story tells you how they feel, what they think and lots more.
Without care by Kam Carr Without care by Kam Carr Nov. 22, 2014 54142 words Read a sample
Taken away from a life she thought was perfect. Dealing with her mother who is hiding a secret. Falling for someone who isn't who she believes he is. Feeling as if no one cares. Join Jen as her life becomes explosive in more ways than she can imagine. Without care... A emotional roller coaster which will leave you gasping for more.
The Arc of the Universe: Episode Two by Mark Whiteway The Arc of the Universe: Episode Two by Mark Whiteway Nov. 22, 2014 5278 words Read a sample
Regan Quinn, the sole survivor of a fleet of colony ships, wakes up in a featureless room. His only clue to his surroundings is an ever-changing window. Following the arrival of a familiar face, the room begins to give up its secrets. But is Quinn being told the truth?