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The Official Report on Human Activity

The Official Report on Human Activity


kim D Hunter

ISBN: 9780814345207
Year of publication: 2019

THE OFFICIAL REPORT ON HUMAN ACTIVITY Stories by kim d. hunter The Official Report on Human Activity or Long for an Elephant An Essay 1. Ipso in the Elephant When Ipso gave birth to what most agreed was an elephant, there were those who tried to act as though it was normal. Well, yes, he was a man, they said, and no one had known he was pregnant, but it was, after all, a small elephant. Prior to the birth, he had been eating strangely and spending an inordinate amount of time alone. But none ...

Keywords: Short Stories (single Author)
Get Off the Grid!

Get Off the Grid!


Saul Goodman
Steven E Huff

ISBN: 9781466891418
Year of publication: 2017

Saul Goodman GET OFF THE GRID SAUL GOODMANS GUIDE TO STAYING OFF THE RADAR as told to Steve Huff Introduction Burn After Reading Hey, good to see you again Saul Goodman, hereyour captain of the Good Ship Reasonable Doubt, very happy to welcome you aboard for voyage numero dos Perhaps you once knew me as Jimmy McGill or maybe even Slippin Jimmy if you met me before the spirit of the law swept me under her noble wing. Call me what you will, as long as its not late for happy hour. For the purposes ...

Keywords: Parodies Performing Arts Television
The Pussy

The Pussy


Delicious Tacos

ISBN: 9781534647510
Year of publication: 2016

DELICIOUS TACOS THE PUSSY What Now, She Says We go out a couple times. We make out, maybe we bone. Or maybe we dont, and I just never call you. Or maybe we do, and then we get married and move slightly out of town to some place where people of modest means can get a pretty big yard, and we get a goat, but the fucking thing is too loud and keeps chewing through the fence- they are surprisingly clever animals. Maybe it actually figures out the latch. But point being the goat keeps getting out and ...

Keywords: Short Stories
Soothsayer: Magic Is All Around Us

Soothsayer: Magic Is All Around Us


Allison Sipe

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2015

SOOTHSAYER Magic is all around us ALLISON SIPE To Eric, Thank you for all your love and support. Without you Soothsayer would still be sitting on the shelf collecting dust. You and I are not the polite people that live in poems. We are blessed and cursed by our times. Guinevere Prologue England, 1782 Utter darkness enveloped the world around us, the air thick with mist. I couldnt see anything beyond my own feet. The trees rose up out of the ground like hands of the dead, cold and lifeless. The ...

Keywords: Arthurian Fairy Tales Fantasy Literature & Fiction Mythology Mythology & Folk Tales Paranormal & Urban Science Fiction & Fantasy сказочная фантастика
Song of Summer

Song of Summer


Laura Lee Anderson

ISBN: 9781619637863
Year of publication: 2015

Song of Summer To Eric: You deserve much more than a book. And to Westfield, NY: This ones for you. Seven Weeks of Summer Left Chapter 1 Robin I just dont see why you couldnt make it work, Violet rasps. She pours Jell-O with the precision of someone measuring liquid explosives. Her long plastic fingernails shine red, white, and blue, the commemorative paint chipping from last weeks holiday. I smile and sigh. It wasnt my call, Vi, I say. I was all for making it work. He was not. I spin the stool ...

Keywords: Adoption Family Health & Daily Living Juvenile Fiction Juvenile Nonfiction Love & Romance Music Performing Arts Physical Impairments Social Issues Special Needs
Sick in the Head: Conversations About Life and Comedy

Sick in the Head: Conversations About Life and Comedy


Judd Apatow

ISBN: 9780812997576
Year of publication: 2015

Sick in the Head Conversations About Life and Comedy by Judd Apatow INTRODUCTION: WHY COMEDY How did I start interviewing comedians Thats a good question. I was always a fan of comedy andokay, I have been completely obsessed with comedy for about as long as I can remember. I blame my dad. My dad was not a comedian, but he may have secretly longed to be one. When I was a kid, he would play us Bill Cosby records and even took me to see him perform at Hofstra University for my birthday when I was ...

Keywords: Comedy Film & Video General Performing Arts комедия
Inhumanity

Inhumanity


Topher Bradshaw

ISBN: 9781370808328
Year of publication: 2016

Topher Bradshaw INHUMANITY A Short Novel I would like to thank my husband Hector for putting up with my crazy stories, and encouraging me to take the path others refuse to take. Chapter 1: Preparations Like This, Are Not for the Faint of Heart Its not the damp darkness or the smell of decaying materials surrounding me that bothers me tonight, its the fact that Ive planned this night for so long, and that the feeling of compassion has yet to arrive. I dont feel any remorse for my planned behavior ...

Keywords: Crime Death Murder revenge torture
Cyber Attack

Cyber Attack


Tim Washburn

ISBN: 9780786042531
Year of publication: 2018

Tim Washburn Cyber Attack Pinnacle Thrillers by TIM WASHBURN Cyber Attack The Day After Oblivion Cataclysm Powerless DEDICATION This book is dedicated to: Loren and Frances Washburn and Jack and Sue Cress CHAPTER 1 Washington Dulles International Airport The skyline around Dulles International Airport changed significantly in 2007, thanks to the construction of a new air traffic control tower that soars 325 feet above the surrounding landscape. With a panoramic view of the entire airport, the ...

Keywords: Cyber Warfare Cyberterrorism Terrorism Thriller
That Tiny Life

That Tiny Life


Erin Frances Fisher

ISBN: 9781487003661
Year of publication: 2018

Erin Frances Fisher THAT TINY LIFE We are survivors of immeasurable events, Flung upon some reach of land, Small, wet miracles without instructions, Only the imperative of change. Rebecca Elson, Evolution VALLEY FLOOR The sawbones squats, his satchel by his knees, his back to the cart and the mules and their feedbags. He runs his forefinger along the tourniquet above Roys knee, rubs the pus between his fingertips and thumb, sniffs the lot, and says hes taking Roys leg. Like shit you are, I say. ...

Keywords: Short Stories
Wandering Stars

Wandering Stars


Robert Silverberg
Bernard Malamud
Robert Sheckley
Isaac Asimov
Harlan Ellison
William Tenn
Pamela Sargent
Jack Dann
Avram Davidson
Horace L Gold
Isaac Bashevis Singer
Carol Carr
Geo Alec Effinger

ISBN: 9781580230056
Year of publication: 2013

WANDERING STARS AN ANTHOLOGY OF JEWISH FANTASY SCIENCE FICTION Edited by Jack Dann To my mother Edith N. Dann, who still makes the best chicken soup. Acknowledgments The editor would like to thank the following people for their help and ideas: Rabbi David S. Boros George Zebrowski Gardner Dozois Joe W. Haldeman Harry Altshuler and, of course, Victoria Schochet. INTRODUCTION Why Me Isaac Asimov When I was asked to do the introduction to this collection, that was the question I asked. Why me One ...

Keywords: Anthology Jewish anthologies Jewish fantasy Jewish fiction Jewish literature Jewish science fiction Jewish short stories
The Year's Best Dark Fantasy and Horror 2018 Edition

The Year's Best Dark Fantasy and Horror 2018 Edition


Jeffrey Ford
ín R Kiernan
Laird Barron
M Rickert
Conrad Williams
Steve Rasnic Tem
Mark Samuels
Kaaron Warren
Helen Marshall
Katherine Vaz
Robert Shearman
Priya Sharma
Ian Muneshwar
Aliette de Bodard
Carole Johnstone
Cassandra Khaw
Bonnie Jo Stufflebeam
Stephen Graham Jones
Paula Guran
Kate Marshall
Eden Royce
Simon Avery
Rebecca Roanhorse
Rebecca Campbell
Angela Slatter
Ashley Blooms
Lisa L Hannett
Robin Furth
Maria Dahvana Headley
Kai Ashante Wilson

ISBN: 9781607015284
Year of publication: 2018

THE YEARS BEST DARK FANTASY HORROR 2018 EDITION Edited by Paula Guran Introduction: Same Old Stories Paula Guran Cassandra Khaw begins her story Dont Turn Out the Lights: Stories are mongrels. It dont matter whether they were lightning-cut into stone or whispered over the crackle of a dying flame no story in the world has pedigree. Theyve all been told and retold so many times that not God himself could tell you which one came first. Yes, every story in creation. That sentiment has been ...

Keywords: Anthology Dark Fantasy Short Fiction
More Wandering Stars

More Wandering Stars


Isaac Asimov
Harlan Ellison
Barry N Malzberg
Jack Dann
Joe W Haldeman
Phyllis Gotlieb
Horace L Gold
Mel Gilden
Harvey Jacobs
Hugh Nissenson
Isaac Bashevis Singer
Howard Schwartz

ISBN: 1580230636
Year of publication: 2013

MORE WANDERING STARS AN ANTHOLOGY OF OUTSTANDING STORIES OF JEWISH FANTASY AND SCIENCE FICTION Edited by Jack Dann With an Introduction by Isaac Asimov In memory of Edith N. Dann, who taught me everything important. INTRODUCTION The Hebrew Source Isaac Asimov Back in 1974, Jack Yankele Dann edited a book called Wandering Stars, which was a collection of stories of science fiction and fantasy with Jewish themes. When I heard that Yankele had this in his head, I marveled. Where, I asked myself, ...

Keywords: Anthology Jewish anthologies Jewish fantasy Jewish fiction Jewish literature Jewish science fiction Jewish short stories
Some Trick

Some Trick


Helen Dewitt

ISBN: 9780811227827
Year of publication: 2018

Helen DeWitt SOME TRICK THIRTEEN STORIES Here Is Somewhere If ever if ever a wiz there was The Wizard of Oz was one because Because because because because because I have nothing to give you but thats all right because Knowledge of lack is possession Recognised absence is presence Perceived emptiness plenitude. To have not And know it Is to have. Some trick. True wisdom is knowing you dont know. The Scarecrow hadnt the brain to see through it. He bought it. I dont understand, he thought. Thats ...

Keywords: Black Humor Short Stories (single author)
Stories By English Authors: France (Selected by Scribners)

Stories By English Authors: France (Selected by Scribners)


Robert Louis Stevenson
Wilkie Collins
Ouida
Hesba Stretton
s J Weyman

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2006

STORIES BY ENGLISH AUTHORS FRANCE A LODGING FOR THE NIGHT, By Robert Louis Stevenson It was late in November, 1456. The snow fell over Paris with rigorous, relentless persistence sometimes the wind made a sally and scattered it in flying vortices sometimes there was a lull, and flake after flake descended out of the black night air, silent, circuitous, interminable. To poor people, looking up under moist eyebrows, it seemed a wonder where it all came from. Master Francis Villon had propounded an ...

Keywords: English France -- Fiction Short stories
Stories: All-New Tales

Stories: All-New Tales


Neil Gaiman; Al Sarrantonio

ISBN: 9780061230929
Year of publication: 2010

Stories All-New Tales Edited by Neil Gaiman and Al Sarrantonio For all the storytellers and tale spinners who entertained the public and kept themselves alive, for Alexandre Dumas and Charles Dickens, for Mark Twain and Baroness Orczy and the rest, and most of all, for Scheherazade, who was the storyteller and the story told. ContentsIntroduction: Just Four Words Neil Gaiman Blood: Roddy Doyle Fossil-Figures: Joyce Carol Oates Wildfire in Manhattan: Joanne Harris The Truth Is a Cave in the Black ...

Keywords: 21st century American American fiction Anthologies Anthologies (multiple authors) English Fantasy fiction Fiction Fiction - General General Short stories Short Story

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