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Stingers
Price: $2.91 USD. Words: 10,350. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
James Clarke is always being picked on in school, and he particularly hates Stingers, a schoolyard game in which children throw tennis balls at each other in an attempt to cause as much pain as possible. His physical education teacher, Mr Evans, has no sympathy for the boy, believing he just needs to toughen up a bit.
Hail Mary: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Bill just can't stay away. Every day he opens the doors, walks down the aisle, and lights his candle. Then he talks to her. Does she hear him? Will she talk back? He's not sure, but he knows one thing. He'll wait until she does.
Every One Fight
Price: Free! Words: 10,370. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Masurani was set to run professionally when her father dies in a terrorist attack. Between puberty and grief she pursues the martial arts only to refuse a invitation to join the government backed KnightsMage. Entrapped by a devious street fighter and forced to turn professional, Petulant promises to reveal the nature of her father's death, but can she survive this match and learn the truth?
Thy Kingdom Come
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 185,520. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Detroit is a walled city. Within its earthen ramparts live the fortunate who found refuge while the republic once known as the United States of America splintered and dissolved. To appease the inevitable enmity that smolders among those enclosed, a road race is held, every July, in which the wards compete in classic American muscle cars for supremacy of the aptly rechristened Motor City.
Who's Blue (A Tale Of Belonging)
Price: Free! Words: 18,040. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A Chinese-born Eurasian in a perpetual identity crisis goes looking for a father and ends up with a lover.
Closer to the End
Series: Poetry, Book 45 · Most Downloaded · Hot Picks · Freebies, Book 92. Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
You ain't ever Gonna break my heart. You already took my pride. You lied to me From the start And stole everything I had inside. I just wanna die.
In The Stars Part I, Episode 6: Gemini
Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. You set the price! Words: 34,440. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Gemini is Episode 6 of In The Stars (Hiding Behind The Couch 4&5), following the longstanding friends, 'The Circle', through the sixth of six eventful months. It's quiz night at the Red Lion - time for The Circle to pit their wits against the rest of the regulars...and each other. The sound of wedding bells is, most definitely, in the air! The story continues in Breaking Waves and Epi #7 (Cancer).
Good Guys
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
The town's most well-loved resident enjoys the last day of his life.
A Girl Called Storm
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,540. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
What can change the nature of a man? In John’s case, it was 90 seconds. His life before was not a savory one, but now it contained a new force, a change agent, A Girl Called Storm.
Consuela
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This is an intense short story from Nick Porter. Consuela goes about her morning chores on the farm she and her husband have shared and worked for better than 50 years. But this morning he seems to be sleeping longer than usual.
In The Stars Part I, Episode 5: Taurus
Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. You set the price! Words: 20,960. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Taurus is Episode 5 of In The Stars (Hiding Behind The Couch 4&5), following the longstanding friends, 'The Circle', through the fifth of six eventful months. The time has come to face up to what the future holds; Andy steps up to the biggest challenge of his life; George breaks the bad news to Oliver; Eleanor makes no bones about her feelings and kicks up a storm.
Phantasm
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Sometimes we find our only functionality in dysfunctional relationships. Who’s to say that they cannot be?
Hubris
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A man hallucinates while climbing a forbidden trail in Hawaii known as Stairway to Heaven.
Dangerous Methods
Series: The Agency, Book 2. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 139,040. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014 by Majestik Multimedia. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Erik Hart thought he knew who he was, but everything – his name, his family, his school, his life has becomes nothing, as if his whole world had been erased! After confronting someone who seems to know him and his past at the research hospital, Erik’s life takes a deviant turn that may break his world altogether. Searching for the truth nearly pushes Erik off the edge of sanity. . .
Phone Calls From Home
Price: Free! Words: 360. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
In this dialogue-based one page story, a man deals with his emotional problems when a series of silent phone calls provides him with a confidant.
Unbeliever
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,280. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Psychological Thriller. Set years before the events of "Undreamed", Unbeliever follows the story of Alice, a woman trapped between reality and a dream. Unable to live not knowing which of her two lives are real, Alice is driven to confront her other self, as impossible as that sounds, while in her alternate life she begins a desperate quest to destroy her nightmare.
No. 322
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
How do our brains receive, interpret and react or respond to information? How do our brains perceive thought and reality? He had a theory and would prove it, no matter how many died in the process.
Failure
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Dam walls worldwide are under threat, what happens when one collapses? Who is affected? How many die? Who is responsible? This fictional story explores the preceding issues and the subsequent devastating results of one dam wall failure.
The Cheat
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,860. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014 by Summer Game Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
World-renowned sports writer Pat Jordan has written a haunting novel that is an unflinching look at love, vengeance, and what drives us to do the things we do. "THE CHEAT," says Pat Jordan, is A FALSE SPRING grown up." The boy is now a man. His fears have been replaced by the realization that success must be sought and grasped, sometimes at the expense of others.
In The Stars Part I, Episode 4: Aries
Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. You set the price! Words: 37,870. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Aries is Episode 4 of In The Stars (Hiding Behind The Couch 4&5), following the longstanding friends, 'The Circle', through the fourth of six eventful months. Jess comes to terms with her condition in time for Kris’s TV debut; Josh and Eleanor attempt to resolve their differences before Toby’s christening; Jason’s hard work comes to fruition; George enjoys a nostalgic birthday celebration.