Two Steps Forward: a short story by Kelly Hitchcock
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Price: Free! Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Tara Ambrose has just joined the ranks of the newly (and happily) unmarried. When a medical emergency interrupts her solo life celebration, she is forced to deal with it for the first time without the emergency contact she had for years.
I'm scared of the darkness...
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Price: Free! Words: 310. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
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I see it coming toward us... Do you?
The Hall of Condiments
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Price: Free! Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
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If you're programming an Artificial Intelligence that can read people's minds, don't. If you do, don't let it read fantasy novels or cookbooks. And if you do that, don't, whatever you do, forget to build in an emergency shutdown. And if you do THAT, well, you're just plain stupid...
Robby's Wing
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Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
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The story of a robin with a crooked wing and his acceptance of it, as well as that of the other animals in the story.
Complications
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Price: Free! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
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On the worst day of his life, Marty Graham finds himself confronted with one problem too many. An extreme problem that may require an extreme solution. This short story first appeared in the zine FLASHING IN THE GUTTERS in 2006.
Poppycock Place Series -Benjamin Froglin
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Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
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In the kingdom of the swamp there is a peaceful world where folks get along with one another. One ambitious frog, Benjamin goes to university and studies fauna and flora. He comes home to develop a great invention. He grows seeds that bloom into special flowers that glow at night and take the shape of happy words. He becomes quite rich and hosts picnics for his friends.
Meadowlark
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Price: Free! Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
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The execution of a drug dealer haunts a man.
Evil Takes Flight
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Price: Free! Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
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SHORT STORY Jeff Klots has a problem. Every time he comes home from school, he gets dive bombed by an evil crow on the way into his parents' house. He decides to do something about it. All he needs is a weapon that will do the job.
The Surgery
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Price: Free! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
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The Surgery is a fictional suspense thriller/comedy, depicting my most recent visit to the dentist office. It will keep you on the edge of your seat and then make you fall off laughing! "I was laughing the whole story!" - said the authors wife. " Best story I've read today!" - said a friend on Facebook.
Ants Can't Talk
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Price: Free! Words: 440. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry
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A most funny rhyme for all to enjoy! So, use your silliest voice when reading to the young ones about Mr. Ant on his adventure. It's time to get to giggle with children! AND NOW WITH DRAWINGS! This book is best to read in a PDF form or reading device.
Hitchhiker 2 - Marvin
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Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
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This is the second in a series of short stories where Lincoln Anderson shows he is a sucker for thumbs stuck out along the highway. Some of his riders provide for serious conversations, others more on the silly side. Today Lincoln picks up Marvin, who is just a tad bit paranoid about Lincoln's intentions, as well as just about everybody else's.
Kafka's Heater
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Price: Free! Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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A lonely woman starts hearing voices coming from an electric heater.
You Choose
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Price: Free! Words: 620. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Short-Short Fiction (about a five minute read): A very short story about hope and/or fear not as conditions, but rather as choices.
Hitler, Triumphant
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Price: Free! Words: 69,120. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
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What if Hitler had won? It is with trepidation, but grave interest, that I dare to venture into what may have been if this man had achieved his goals. So follow my descent into the abyss of what could have been if that goddess Fate had remained by Hitler's side until the end.
Eternal Sunrise
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You set the price! Words: 98,670. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
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After her father’s shocking sudden death the gorgeous charming, and somewhat tempered Emily Smith is forced to move in with her mother Cindy in Florida, she expects to live a normal boring life there haunted by her sadness and loss over her father, but is shocked to find great friends that will last for eternity and also her true love.
Adam and Eve; The Contract
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Price: Free! Words: 660. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
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A modern take on a traditional tale and the dire consequences for all women, due to lack of care and attention on Eve's behalf.
The Heart of an Assassin
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Series: The Assassin Trilogy, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 55,290. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
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A young boy growing up on the streets of New York City, Tyler is exposed to both the good and bad of urban life. His future is determined by his relationship with a stranger, a drive by shooting and an uncle (a police officer) who ends up raising him. Twenty years later his thirst to make things right overshadow his need to fight crimes that take lives as easily as swatting flies.
The Talisman
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Price: Free! Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
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After seventy centuries of travel using the talisman, Tim is ready to settle down and stop. This is the last time he is going to chase her across the stars. But before he can find her he will have to die again. This time has she really gone to far?
The Questionable Tales: A Steampunk Quintet
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Price: Free! Words: 19,520. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
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The Questionable is Queen Victoria's favorite airship, and for good reason. Posh, exclusive, noble: the ship is everything a rich passenger should desire. But as these five Steampunk stories show, not everything is peaceful up in the clouds.
Jarring, Scarring, and Cold
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Price: Free! Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
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A short story about a chance encounter with the devil.