In Your Words
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Price: Free! Words: 8,640. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
(4.33 from 6 reviews)
A short story (3100 words) Amelia is an author who writes about love but has lost her belief in it. She is participating in a book signing week in yet another stop on what seems like an endless tour. When she escapes to a quiet corner of the bookstore Amelia meets the woman who she knows can restore her faith in love, but will she have a chance to find out?
Bloodaxe
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Price: Free! Words: 31,800. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Bloodaxe thought he was in for a nice relax. He was, after all, dead. And then some jumped up prick of a god told him he had to rescue a kingdom. His own kingdom, in fact. So Bloodaxe grabbed his, well, axe, and leapt back into the fray. First, though, he had to be born. And learn not to crap his pants. Then he could get to the killing. Lots and lots of killing. This is his story.
Dog Days of Summer (Moonridge Memories, #1)
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Series: Moonridge Memories, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 80,900. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Theresa and her friends share memories of the summer of 1983, when troubles with their families and three sadistic bullies strengthened their bond and changed their lives forever. Now as adults their childhood bullies return to terrorize them again. Theresa and her friends must pull together in order to survive the present, while facing their darkest memories of the past.
The Elevator Story
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Price: Free! Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(4.00 from 1 review)
A well heeled lady almost misses an elevator, but she will desperately wish that she had. Free short horror (2,803 words) The Elevator Story is a prime example that sometimes bad things happen for no reason.
Promise
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Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The government controls the air, executing anyone who dares fly as "terrorists". But Guntarc knows he can escape his dreary life amidst the clouds. Promise is a free short story (1,932 words).
Drive
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Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(4.00 from 1 review)
I was never a nervous driver until my Becky got her license. But then I discovered a car is also a deadly weapon. Drive, a free short story (1,161 words), is both every father's nightmare and every mother's secret dream. Please note includes disquieting (adult) themes.
Follow
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Price: Free! Words: 1,720. Language: Australian English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Everything Mary had ever known of warmth, comfort and pleasure was wrapped tenderly in the memory of her man's skin and the mustiness of green wool. But now, adrift on frozen battlefields, Mary and Joe wander amidst corpses with only their memories to keep them warm. Follow is a free short story (1,045 words) and includes disquieting (adult) themes.
Ubyr, Pas de Fin (No End)
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Series: Ubyr, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 47,750. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the final chapter of the Ubyr series follow Simon Sullivan as witches, tortutain, Protectors and a dragon team up to put a stop to the rebel vampires from capturing the planet Vamporian where they indent on allowing their kind to feed on humans. The rebels are being led by Joseph Wozek and Nasreen Amberlynn who have magic of their own on their side.
The Man's Heart
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Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The man's time was set out for him before he was the man, or even the boy. And thus every step of each life dances on, orchestrated to a set number of heartbeats. The Man's Heart is free flash (very short) fiction of 509 words.
Commitment
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Price: Free! Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Lovely Tiffany can hear the folk upstairs, wistfully recalling when she and her boyfriend were just like that. Sadly when the racket turns violent, it's still just as she remembers. But what, exactly, does she remember? Commitment, a free short story (2,065 words), evolved out of many evenings in a thin-walled apartment, chewing old grievances and obsessions. Includes disquieting (adult) themes
Clockwork & Old Gods Book One: Incursion
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You set the price! Words: 171,740. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.00 from 1 review)
Noman has amnesia. He awakens in the city of Marsten plagued by demons, in possession of a powerful magical artifact, and under the control of a malevolent voice only he can hear. Pursued by the city Watch he fights to regain his past and wrest control of his future. As steam powered inventions collide with murder fueled magic, can he stop an Old God from enacting an insidious plan?
What a View
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Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The billboard was leviathan, blotting out the sky. And Meredith was determined to keep her bold advertisement dominating the whole world's view. By force, if necessary. What a View is a free short story (1,553 words), and first appeared in print in 2004, as part of Cardigan Press' amazing experimental fiction collection All Change Please.
It's All About The Love
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Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
In the dim swampland of his mind, Boris has always dreamed of working with fast food. And if Pannager the Manager thinks he can stop him, he has another rather horrible thing coming ... Equal parts gory and grotty, It's All About the Love is a free short story (895 words) and includes disquieting (adult) themes.
Cacophony
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Price: Free! Words: 12,500. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the dim swampland of his mind, Boris has always dreamed of working with fast food. A well heeled lady almost misses an elevator, but she will desperately wish that she had. For the first time, eight of BP Gregory's unusual and sometimes horrifying short stories are available to enjoy together in Cacophony.
Fantasy Tales - Two Short Stories by Elle A. Rose
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Price: Free! Words: 10,540. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Short Stories by Elle A. Rose consist of two short stories that will pique both the sci-fi and paranormal reader. Come along as Verick experiences an alternate tradition of Halloween and share a day with Cyrene in the life of a soul collector.
Extinction Level Event
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Price: Free! Words: 100,020. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
When an ecological disaster strikes a major U.S. state, it is up to a team of scientists, engineers, and politicians, to find out what went wrong before the problem spreads across the country. The problems mount as internal tensions rise to the surface and cracks threaten to break up both the team as well as the land. . .
A Hot, Bright Light
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Price: Free! Words: 77,170. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
A girl called Alice Dolores is missing. St Cloud doesn’t know where she is, what she looks like, and most of all why anybody would give enough of a damn to try and find her. But he finds out people will go to any lengths to find her - kidnap, violence, even murder… “First rate… a must-have for crime fiction fans”
For Sakina
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Series: Novelettes, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
This story originally appeared in Midnight Times #23, Fall 2008. When Jared gets out of the army he discovers that his sister, his only remaining relative, has been missing for weeks. He teams up with her boyfriend and they follow her trail to the home of Jatarkah, a small-time, disreputable wizard, who seems to be responsible for the disappearance of other women as well.
Field Notes from a Cruise
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Price: Free! Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology
In 2004, with the goal of not only seeing, but touching, a whale, I boarded Searcher out of San Diego. This narrative was composed mostly on board and two weeks later, at the end, in the Cabo airport. And yes, I did touch a whale.
Socks Without Holes
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Price: Free! Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Cedric is a Union soldier who is fighting in the Civil War. While stationed at his camp and searching for supplies, he meets a sly sutler who possesses a devious personality.