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Mafia Math (growing up Sicilian)
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Price: Free! Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by RandyTatano. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
If you're good at math and your last name ends in a vowel, you've got a future in this Italian neighborhood.
A Battle With My True Self
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Price: Free! Words: 910. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
To AB: Get out of here. I do not need your always negative opinion. To Ms. Crazypants: Get out of here as well.
The Ethics of Murder
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015 by FrostProof808. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
In this intense short story by Eric Stringer, a hit man returns to his hometown to visit with an old friend at a high school reunion. The friend has asked Charlie to attend because he needs a favor. Yet again, it's always a good idea to be careful what you wish for.
A Concise Re-telling of the Life of God
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Price: Free! Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Before the beginning, God was lonely. Finally the true tale of the life of God is told. From before the Big Bang through vaguely intelligent design to the present day and onto a rather bleak future The Concise Re-Telling of the Life of God documents the lonely misunderstood life of our all-seeing Lord and how She overcome her inauspicious beginnings and journeyed towards a happy-ish ending.
Men Who Wear Nail Polish – The Equality Revolution
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
This short ten minute play by prolific writer, Eero Tarik, looks at the perceptions we have in regard to gender stereotyping. Should men wear nail polish in the 21st century? And if not, why not? A good laugh on the way to work...
The Unauthorized Biography of GOD
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Price: Free! Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015 by Fifth Column Press. Category: Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory
A brief history of creation and the creator in three short acts. (From the 'Big Shorts for Wide TV' series.)
The Change of Perspective
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Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
We all crave a home but many people settle for a house without understanding there is a difference. One woman strives to change that for any and all who choose to rent one of her rooms. This is s short story about the unknown impacts people can have on your life.
I Pledge Allegiance
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A short story, about 6100 words. Keshawn Bolling lives in a future of total government control. His religion, his education, even the length of his hair are dictated to him, Worse, his own father is one of the enforcers. He wants out; rumor says there is freedom to be had in the orbital habitats. But getting there won't be easy, and freedom is a slippery thing to define...
Time
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Price: Free! Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sometimes your life can flash by in the blink of an eye. Pay attention, you won't want to miss it.
Uncle Lester: Betrayal, Rape, and Revenge
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,220. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Lester Clark remembers the first girl he raped. They were out on a date. She started resisting him, calling him a “creep.” That flipped a switch in Lester’s head. She never reported him.Neither did the next nine to follow. Now, his niece Doris is a spirited girl who won’t give in to him. Will she be just another screw, or will she screw him?
Dinner with the Cannibal Sisters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,100. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
From New York Times bestselling and award-winning novelist Douglas Clegg comes a dark novelette (112 pages in print) of a young man on a search for the truth behind the legend of the famous Windrow sisters.
Oblivious
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Price: Free! Words: 13,460. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Young Elizabeth Maurice lost her parents because of the Isaacs. Smith who was a very good friend of her family took her in his care and gave her a new identity, Kathleen Marjorie. Ten years after her mother’s death, she is stuck in a middle of a war between the Isaac family and the people that the Isaac’s harmed before.
Going to Redstone Ranch (A Short Tale of Progeria and Courage)
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Price: Free! Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
A boy with progeria (accelerated aging disease), living on an isolated farm, dreams of becoming a professional athlete just like his two older brothers. During a weekend visit, his athletic siblings help him understand the true nature of his disease, and the purpose of his sacrifice. (Story #1 of the Danny's Way series.)
The Haunting of Winchester Lane
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Price: Free! Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
Houses have pasts. But they also have futures. Not every tragedy is yet to occur. Not every haunting is spiritual.
Descent To Darkness
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Her life is in shambles, nightmares abound, and the permanent way out seems the best option -- but a midnight visit from a dangerous stranger changes everything.
LOVE LUCID WAR DREAMS - Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 10,750. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Travel through lucid dreaming episodes. Get ready for the full story. Have a good night sleep.
A Little Time
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,700. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015 by FrostProof808. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
In this novella, what would happen if a mafia boss sent one of his best, most loyal men to escort his future wife from Phoenix to Atlanta via Cadillac? A man she specifically requested?
Sonny Roman's Big Fall
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,380. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In the Fortini family, anyone can be an enemy. It pays to keep business close to the vest. Loose lips can definitely be your un-doing. Grab a cannoli and settle back with the wildest, meanest mob since the Corleone's ran New York.."Sonny Roman's Big Fall" is one to read with the lights on, with both eyes open and a loaded piece at your side..
A Smattering of Angels
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015 by FrostProof808. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In this intensive short story by Harvey Stanbrough, explore the inner workings of a rather odd mind. For a while the unnamed professor wasn't sure. Did he slip and fall on the ice-slicked asphalt running trail? Or did he continue to run and see a vision? Or did he slip and fall and see a vision?
They
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015 by JaMa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
The Robsons, Vernon and Michelle, think that getting their new home is the best thing that could have ever happened to them; however, they soon learn that there is much more to its old-fashioned charm, much more lurking beneath its floorboards and in its shadows. The house is a gateway, a keep of souls, those within it waiting for their opportunity to once more find vessels to inhabit.