Happy
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Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
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Imagine being born in captivity with a crippling disability. Your life is in the hands of alien creatures that provide sustenance and affection. How much does your happiness mean? ***WARNING*** Despite the title, this is a very sad story. Do not read if you do not want to cry. Please also note that Happy is a short story, approximately 7 pages in length and just over 2,100 words.
Maeve Ryan’s Wicked Secret
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Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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From the collection Dreamin’ Dreams; A short thriller in 2,400 words. When Edward O'Leary came home from America in the summer of 1904, Joe Coffee knew there was going to be trouble. Old flames were bound to be rekindled, and old wounds were bound to be reopened ...
My Fair Donor
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Price: Free! Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
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Julius has been a vampire since the late 1700s. Since the last year, he's been living with his blood donor, the human he feeds off of. Despite Emily's non-human roommate, she's been living a pretty normal life, including having a boyfriend. When said boyfriend proposes, Julius decides he's not giving her up. Even if it means becoming human again. Approximately 4,500 words.
Alaris. Episode Two: Struggle
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Price: Free! Words: 7,310. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
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The second episode of a series of short stories. The Alaris nebula is home to over a million people and is struggling under relentless pirate attacks. When a fighter squadron goes missing it's up to burnt out veteran Marack Nor and the rest of his squadron to discover the truth and live long enough to make it back home.
Negotiator
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Series: Everything That Has an End, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
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A Rising Knight: Vol1, Issue 2. A year has passed since Vlad took up the mantel of the Wraith and he has become Infamous. Now he’s looking for something more and has to make a deal to get it.
She Floats
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Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
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Liza wakes up submerged in water. She's been given gear, and a time limit. She has to escape, but who is the man watching her struggle?
Gilda's Locket
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Price: Free! Words: 14,850. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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When Gilda buys a locket for her birthday, she finds more than she ever dreamed of, literally. She soon discovers the locket is more than a piece of jewelry; it holds the power to let her relive her life in her dreams. What's left of her life quickly spirals out of control as she becomes ever more obsessed with the locket and the desperate need to relive the happiest moment of her life.
Infantry School: A Soldier's Journal
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Price: Free! Words: 39,480. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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A personal memoir of training to become an infantryman and an officer during the Vietnam War era. Full of humor, pathos, and the author's personal reflections on the men he trained with and their experiences.
Yuni
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Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
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Keith goes for a morning walk, and before long finds himself in a tree house having a bizarre conversation with someone he's never met. A short story by Jean Paul Zermelo.
The Tale of Isis and Osiris
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Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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A story of the death of Osiris, and the journey of Isis to find the body of Osiris.
Induction
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Series: Broken Shores, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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The third story in the Broken Shores series. Everyone prays for help at one time or another, what happens when those prayers are answered?
The Court of the Spider Queen
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Series: The Fascination Chronicles, Part 1. Price: Free! Words: 12,350. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
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Take your funny bone deep into the African jungle with Captain Tripp Vaguely on a hunt for an unthinkable prize. Along the way, dry wit and swift action ensue as the Captain and his cohort's antics bring about a collision of worlds on the back of pseudo-spiritual Victorian gadgetry. Subterranean spider people and an arch-nemesis provide excitement and humor at the timely Captain's expense.
A Simple Explanation of Money
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Price: Free! Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Commerce
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The concept of money described in layman's terms. This concise essay details the origins of money, economic concepts and social implications.
Dappled Harmony
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Price: Free! Words: 890. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
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In a sun-dappled glen, Alice ponders the mystery of the Cheshire Cat.
How to Make a Million - The Old-Fashioned Way
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Price: Free! Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal success
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Want to know the truth about how to make a million? It's in here. I share what I learned from interviewing 21 millionaires - for free!
Horizon
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Series: Horizon Station, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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For Ava, Remi, and Vance, life on Habitat Station is terrible. But when they discover an abandoned space station drifting, their luck might just change. This is the first story in the Horizon Station series.
In The Beginning An Astronomer's Creation Story
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Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science
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This is a short poetic rendering of the well known first chapter of Genesis as told from the eyes of a modern day astronomer.
The Legend of Ba-ba-co-tay
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Price: Free! Words: 890. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
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The story of a young man as he, with the Earth Mothers help, searched for that which must be searched for.
The Tale of Leonardo
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Price: Free! Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
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A time-traveler from the time of Leonardo da Vinci meets a modern art student.
In the Midst of a Predator - A Very Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
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The fall fair had returned as it does every year. Young timid Bobby is off to the fair alone, unaware that he is about to find himself friended by the familiar face of an adult neighbour that lives just a few doors away. A few games and rides later, Bobby is led down between the parked trailers to the backside of the fairgrounds, unaware that his new friend has other intentions for Bobb