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Price: Free! Approx. 2,170 words. Language: English. Published on February 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy.
(5.00 from 1 review)
Bud regrets moving to suburbia with his nagging wife and irritable daughter. His new neighbors, however, provide him with an unorthodox solution to his problem.
Price: Free! Approx. 970 words. Language: English. Published on February 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General.
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
At a sidewalk café on a bustling Parisian avenue, a man awaits a rendezvous with the woman of his dreams. But as anticipation turns to dread, is he about to wake with a start?
Price: Free! Approx. 2,150 words. Language: English. Published on February 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports.
(4.00 from 1 review)
"He's as cool as a cucumber." It fit. Kenneth Cary Coulson was as calm and self-possessed as any rookie pitcher that I had ever seen. With the playoffs on the line, Cucumber was called to pitch. With his dad and his girl friend watching, Coulson calmly reared back and threw two blazing fast balls. What happened next shocked everyone, including me in the press box.
Price: Free! Approx. 3,310 words. Language: English. Published on February 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » General.
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
His knees trembled and he felt weak. The trek through the burning sands had been long, and longer still the climb up the mountain. The breeze that inhabits the high places found him at last as he looked toward the river, now hardly more than a bright ribbon from his lofty perch. Jesus felt very faint; his fast had been long since his baptism by his cousin, John.
Price: Free! Approx. 4,100 words. Language: English. Published on February 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales.
(3.00 from 1 review)
A young girl named Snow flees her home one night and ends up as the house keeper for a group of young men with a tale she doesn't believe.
Price: Free! Approx. 4,330 words. Language: English. Published on February 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic.
Prince Zechaire Oren Bourbon is envied - caught in a family intrigue spanning the larger part of the century, in which banishment and bitter heart breaks mar the lives of the nobility. The rules that once held Sardonem together will now aid in tearing it apart. With enemies at the gates and powerful enemies within, what will the Prince do to stop the siege of his crown?
Price: Free! Approx. 9,730 words. Language: English. Published on February 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General.
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
Just Enough is a short thriller about a man who is fed up with barely getting by. When his wife dies, he becomes obsessed with other people who have more than they need while he and his kids go without and decides to do something about it. 9500 word short story.