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Badland
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: American English. Published: August 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In this sequel from the previous short story (shattering), the government has mutated; hooking up on the despair and disseminating its dominance to the minds of the less-fortunate.
The Quartet
You set the price! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
The short story revolves around four different individuals who are struggling psychologically. *Each character has its own color (Names were not used frequently to show that mental illness can happen to anyone and there are many people like these characters). All funds raised will be donated to the Crisis Centre!
Angels are with me
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,990. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Inspirational
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jay is a guy born and raised in New York, where he leads an interesting life even in its normality. It is suddenly overwhelmed by a series of events and unexpected encounters that will completely change the way he lives. Incidents and circumstances that seem random turn out to be part of a preconceived plan by his guardian angels.
Angeli sono con me
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,130. Language: Italian. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Inspirational
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jay è un ragazzo nato e cresciuto a New York, dove conduce una vita interessante pur nella sua normalità. All'improvviso viene travolto da una serie di eventi e incontri inaspettati che cambieranno completamente il suo modo di vivere. Episodi e circostanze che sembrano casuali si riveleranno parte di un piano preordinato da parte dei suoi angeli custodi.
The White Clover Project
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 12,830. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Jessamy could feel her inner demons pulling away at her heartstrings; their heart-pounding tune echoed through the stillness of night. She will become the linchpin of the White Clover Project. Who is she? And what does she do to get herself out of this situation? That is, if she can figure out what is happening in time to escape. Your answer awaits.
Ethereal Pixie Rings Of Mercy
Price: Free! Words: 8,140. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
When hyper-intelligent mathematician David is forced to confront his own mortality, his coveted manuscript on the ‘Proof of absence paradox’ threatens to die with him. Desperate to salvage his life’s work, he realizes that his exceptional mentee and protégé, Naila, could hold the key to the salvation of his manuscript and theorem—but their strained relationship may not allow for that.
Found Note
Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A thousand-word short story about a man who discovers an old note, and follows the mysterious note's directions.
When Cellphones Go Crazy
Price: Free! Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Which bridges would you burn to meet the girl of your dreams? In a cellphone obsessed world, Avery Ward is about to find out the answer to that question for himself.
Empty Plastic Father
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A short story, about 3900 words. Danny is a young man who doesn't see eye to eye with his father. When dad won't help Danny realize his college dreams, he does what any reasonable person would do: he cuts his dad out of his life and buys a new one.
Jodi Picoult’s Leaving Time Summary & Review
You set the price! Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Book Summary of Jodi Picoult’s Leaving Time
I'm Not the Only One
Series: Poetry · Virginia's Hot Picks · Complimentary Books · Rising Fast · Freebies, Book 44. Price: Free! Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
When did it start? It’s already gone. Why did I cry? I’ve already been away so long. How did I get to this, To miss this thing, to be more Than a bit unseen, obscene, unclean, unloved, Under things that eat my soul Like a big, black bug. I’m undone. I’m already over, but I’m under, And I’m not the only one.
The Ritual
Price: Free! Words: 12,750. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Inspirational
(2.00 from 1 review)
Step into your high heels and listen to astronaut Charlie Brick confess his sins in this supernatural tragedy. A complete Novella, no part-two or cliffhanger ending. You can read this for free and know that you will see the whole story.
One Thousand Dead Stars
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Take my hand, and walk with me. See their faces, know their lives. These are the stars that burned out and faded away before the world ever knew their light. Know their burdens, see their art. Know what it is that we lost, when they left us. It's the only apology we can make for not seeing them through their pain.
Invaders of Venustas
Price: Free! Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Invaders of Venustas is an action-packed, thought-provoking short story. It tells of a time when Lemuria, a lost continent in the Pacific, was powerful. Its Central City was the hub of the empire that the tall white beings, a spiritual group from another universe, had created and inhabited with the many extraterrestrial transplants they brought to Earth.
Unravelling
Price: Free! Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Media tie-in
(5.00 from 1 review)
She wrote to me again last night. It was a simple post onto my wall. She, who I have never touched, is more real to me than any of my other friends. A story of obsession. It may unravel you.
Spiked Tea
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Matthew is getting tired of waiting for the cancer to finally claim his eccentric aunt Annemarie. So he decides to help nature take its course… by adding some morphine to Annemarie's beloved tea. Beth is fond of the milk jug that is a family heirloom, but her boyfriend Ryan disagrees. Two short tales of family heirlooms, inheritances, tea and murder of 4400 words altogether.
Two of the Same Kind
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Two kids from different social statuses find out at the end of the day they aren't that different. This short story contains content that may upset some. If you are offended by sexual abuse themes concerning children (although this story has NO graphic scenes) you may want to check out one of my other stories.
Tom Garraty's Zoo
Price: Free! Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
(4.00 from 1 review)
The local man of wealth buys a crumbling mansion and fills it with religious nuts to see what happens when the cameras run.
Welcome Droplet
Price: Free! Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
At the speed of light, a lady looks down upon streams and flowers. Close by, another listens to her words as they gently come to rest upon the petals. What subtle message do those words impart?
The Fatal Elixir
Price: Free! Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Through my hazy vision I could see a score of bottles rolling over the table, some already had jumped to their deaths. Indistinguishable pieces of glass. I guess that's death's way of making us realise how indistinguishably pathetic we are—once dead, we are all the same.