Joe Charles Baker's life has been miserable ever since the meddlesome aliens landed. As their self-improvement books hit the best seller list, his wife becomes their biggest fan. Will her efforts to better their lives be appreciated? Or will the whole thing go up in smoke? Burning Ambition is a 1,200 word humorous short story. ... [click here for more]
Jack Frost's wish finally comes true when he and his sister, Iphigenia Claus, open the Claus & Frost Detective Agency. Will Claus & Frost be able to solve who's behind the strange occurrences on Christmas Eve? Or will Christmas--and Jack--be ruined once and for all? Claus & Frost is a children's (of all ages) mystery at approximately 5,000 words in length. ... [click here for more]
Cooking techniques are included in the recipes that will further enhance the flavor of the foods to bring you a more enjoyable dining experience. If the food is not at its best during preparation, the result will suffer.
The difference between a chef and a cook is in the scientific method of preparation. These “tricks of the trade” are revealed here in many of the recipes, such as how... [click here for more]
A journey into darkness in search of salvation.
In a world deep underground, beset upon by evils born of the ancient past, Arden must find a way to save his people.
As his home hurtles toward all out war, Arden undertakes a perilous quest for salvation deep into the subterranean darkness in search of a mysterious forlorn city, revealed to him in his dreams. Within this long abandoned... [click here for more]
The Autobiography of Francis N. Stein: The Last Promethean is a hell of a story about the last imagined descendant of Dr. Frankenstein’s wretch—the spurned monster. It offers struggle and pathos, pain and absolution, deception and deliverance. Reminiscent of Neil Gaiman’s Shadow Moon from American Gods, Francis Stein is a slow thinking giant of a man who attracts attention wherever... [click here for more]
Grace hates her best friend Ryan for stealing the guy Grace has a crush on and then making out with him at Grace's birthday party. When it's time to blow out the candles and make a wish, Grace keeps it simple: she wishes Ryan would die. But birthday wishes don't really come true, right?
The Birthday Wish is a young adult short story with magic elements (4,240 words in length).
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Read What Magick May Not Alter on a porch swing by a live oak if you can. This layered Southern fantasy is unlike any you’ve read before. Twin sisters Lulah and Vi anchor this story of a magically gifted family told through poetry. Set in early 1900's Louisiana, the choice to tell this story in verse sets it apart, making it feel like a spell book or a manifesto at times.... [click here for more]