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Circle of Life: Diary of a Mystic Vagabond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,110. Language: American English. Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
During the cold war Mihai finds himself an orphan and a new immigrant in America. When there is a shooting during their daring escape attempt on the border of Yugoslavia and Italy only Mihai manages to escape. He finds himself in America alone and without a clear purpose, playing poker and using his magic to get by. Mihai is discovering that he is also a natural magician.
The Sliver Of Light
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Inspirational
A man is beaten and locked in a dark room. Can he find his way out of his desperate situation or will he be stuck in the dark forever? Find out when you read this short story from Mississippi writer Roger Harrison.
Maelstrom, a short story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
15 million people suffer from social anxiety disorder in the United States alone. For those who are plagued with the illness, even the act of leaving their homes is almost too much to bear. For those who suffer from the illness, they rarely find understanding from those who have no idea what it’s like to be terrified to experience life normally.
Profeta del Passato
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,390. Language: Italian. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
PROFETA del PASSATO è una sfida di 300 pagine dentro cui si affanna una folla mista che abita soffitte battutte dal sole, cantine dove crescono alberi con gli spaghetti freddi appesi e dove si celano inediti del divino William Shakespeare PROFETA del PASSATO è la storia del più famoso play boy del mondo e del più galattico concerto rock mai avvenuto a memoria d’uomo
Saint Addiction
Price: Free! Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Procter's a junkie. He lives near Brown Hill with the raccoons and his drug paraphernalia, which he keeps on a silver platter under the sofa. He didn't have a woman until he met her. She has clean, shiny hair. She's going to be his woman. They're going to be a family. He's not going to be a deadbeat any more.
Roller Coaster Ride
Price: Free! Words: 760. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
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Roller Coaster Ride is a short story, first person prose. Although it is a short story, it is Imagist Poetry in style. Like life, this ride is a psychological journey, so if you feel ready, strap in and enjoy the ups & downs!
Knights Of Bourde
Price: Free! Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A short story about being lost and trying to find yourself; set to the background music of a famous psychedelic rock band. Nothing to do with knights or medieval times.
Construction Zone
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 72,440. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This series of short stories focuses on the lives and conflicts of a diverse group of construction workers and travelers. Beginning with the Shrink Lady, the reader meets a lottery addict, a wannabe country singer, a devoted state patrolman, and a teen boy with his faithful dog. While each tale is connected in some way, each can also be read as a separate story.
John Verry
Price: Free! Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Do you believe that knowing about someone's childhood will help you to understand them? John Verry has become a very precise man, comfortable within his perfectly timed and arranged little world. But what led him to this? And as an author, do I really have any control over him? 'John Very' is a short story playing with and enjoying the relationship between author and character.
Lucid and Awake Book #1: A Week and Some Change
Series: Lucid and Awake, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 19,390. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Andrew, a loner, both by choice and by circumstance, is enamored by Tracy, the new bartender at his mother’s restaurant. After learning that Tracy has died in a terrible car accident, he is devastated. But after arriving at the restaurant to console his mother, he discovers that Tracy isn’t dead after all – in fact, she is working her shift, and no one else seems to think anything of it.
You've Just Been Busted!
Price: Free! Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A twisted "love" story. Sometimes it's almost scary what someone will do to help someone they love.
My Name Is Gerald
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Gerald is a lonely man, a shut-in who spends his time dreaming and watching the skies over his rural Nebraska hometown on the eve of the quincentennial. What he observes in those skies may lead him to find his own freedom... or into a new captivity. 'My Name Is Gerald' is a short story of about 5300 words.
Gone
Price: Free! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
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Flash fiction. 700 words dealing with loss. First published by Parthian in the anthology The Month Had 32 Days, it's a story set in Wales but could be anywhere or anyone, pain is not particular about who you are or where you are.
Hitch Hikers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,990. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
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The eight short stories in this collection feature different situations in which someone picks up someone else for a ride. Some of the stories are slightly weird, some are scary, some are surprising. Taken together, they provide a picture of the extreme range of humanity and of interaction between people.
House of Escher
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Horror » General
SHORT STORY The morning after too much to drink, a young woman finds herself in different clothes, in a strange building, in an unknown city, and trying to get away from a killer.
Exhaust
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
When death is the only option. A short story by Judas Wilkinson.
PLACES; Eight Place Stories
Price: Free! Words: 32,530. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
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These stories explore the relationship between physical places and the lives of people in them or affected by them. The places – an abandoned factory, a lonely beach in winter, an old water tank, a beer joint, a cemetery and others – elicit all kinds of responses from all kinds of characters. Different stories are funny, creepy, sad, heart-warming, subtly erotic. All are thought-provoking.
Then I Saw A Sparrow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This is a book of mystery, of pain and of love; with accents of endurance and hope. It voices from a soul touched by sorrow but on a path to acceptance and enlightenment. Its fluid and simple poetic language will tug at your heart and leave you in wonderment.
Utopia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
They said she well. She was not well... Based on the true events of a mentally unwell woman who finds her way into the lion’s den at the National Zoo, this is a short story exploring the final and faint internal moments of a woman's life.
Losing It
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,650. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Jane has been locked up in a high security hospital for killing her children. Well meaning intervention by Dr. Townsend begins to uncover early events in Jane's life. While attending her sister's funeral, Jane escapes and goes back to the Belgian caravan site where the murders took place.