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Hail Mary: A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
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.
The Temple
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Price: Free! Words: 760. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Easier by far to smile and agree / To fabricate and nod / Than declare oneself sovereign and free / From a manufactured god / But it’s stood the test of man and time / The pinnacle of reason, rhyme / The greater height - the harder climb
The Devil's Apology
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Price: Free! Words: 4,790. Language: British English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
the devil's apology is a short story of epic proportions. in this fantasy/satire tale, the devil gives us an account of what really happened between him and god, why they came to be at odds and the battles they fought thereafter. he reveals the uprising of the angels forces and his own and describes the weapons they used against each other. who will you believe? who will you side with?
The one who stood against Shiva and other stories
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
What did Bhisma had to say about Krishna before the Mahabharata war? Why did Shiva get defeated by hands of a child? Do you know what the snake mother had to teach before the Gods were born? Read these and three more classic moments from Indian mythology and one special bonus story about Hanuman from Thai Ramayana in my upcoming story digest.
Morning Star
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A short prosy poem that imagines Lucifer, as the Morning Star, making its first contact with human beings. Lucifer is infallible and does not err, and is a light upon the world that brings forth day from night. What happens in between is for humans to ponder over. But first they will decide whether Lucifer is a figment of their imagination or not.
I Can Do Anything
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Connor Anthony Michael Holbook is an autistic twenty-four year old who, works stuffing envelopes for an Atlanta insurance company, knows all the Zip Codes used by the United States and its territories, is a tea connoisseur, loves to read, is searching for God, and is now writing a book to prove that he can do anything!
A Matter of Faith
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You set the price! Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Science and Religion have been at war with each other for centuries if not millenia. This short story examines this struggle through the eyes of John, a scientist. He discovers definitive proof of the evolution of life billions of years ago only to have all proof lost in a natural disaster. Or was it natural? Did God intervene? Did local people intervene? How can he rationalize his experience?
Hey, Baby
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
If you meet a man dressed as Elvis in a Las Vegas casino in the middle of the night, that's not so strange. What is strange is when he tells you that he's a priest, that Elvis is Lord, and he's come from the future to find the truth of his scripture. Stranger still is when his religious rivals show up to express their disapproval...violently. Hey, Baby is a novelette of about 7600 words.
Desert Prayer
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,750. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A young boy is abducted by his father and brought to the headquarters of a cult, but with the help of local citizens, his own intelligence, and Cantor Shoshana Goldberg, he lives to see his Bar Mitzvah.
Girl Corrupted (The Calnis Chronicles: Emergence #4) (The Calnis Chronicles of the Tarimain)
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Series: The Calnis Chronicles of the Tarimain, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: British English. Published: April 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
While searching for David, the Tarimain are offered help by a young girl and her mysterious mentor. 
The fourth Chronicle in the Tarimain series.
Goodness in Her Being
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
To begin with a child is murdered. Afterwards a mix of prayer and poetry designed to illustrate discomforts within a Catholic belief system. The writing may be considered disjointed and fragmented as metaphor of this system. The writing is not to be taken seriously; rather, it is simply an imaginative possibility.
The Rabbi, the Vampire, and the Mitzvot
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(SHORT STORY) Some people have life-and-death problems. Simeon Black faces an undeath and dead-death problem. Simeon is a vampire, recently and unwilling turned. He must drink blood to live, well, to undie, but he is also an observant Jew. The mitzvot forbid ingesting blood. They also forbid suicide, so that's no way out, either. In desperation, Simeon turns to Rabbi Michael Rosenbaum for help.
The Boy Who Would Be Jesus
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You set the price! Words: 5,210. Language: British English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
You know how it is: you've moved house, started at a new school, and nobody believes you're the Son of God. Follow The Boy's journey as he learns who he is and who his friends really are.
Asgard Saga - Thor's Hammer
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Series: Asgard Saga, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Thor is well known for Mjolner, the war hammer that will always hit it's target and then return to the hand of it's owner. But how did Thor get hold of the weapon? This short story tells the tale on how Loki managed to trick the Dwarven smiths into giving the Aseir 6 gifts of which Mjolner was one of them.
Samson and Delilah- WORST. STORY. EVER.
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Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. You set the price! Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
I don't know if you've ever read this story in the bible- but man- it sucks!
Meeting the Messiah in a Rubber Boat
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,260. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
The civilized world as we know it no longer exists. The stock market crashed years ago and spread panic worldwide. James, his wife Michelle, their two children and his father escape to the wilderness for safety and have survived the turmoil that has plagued the new world. Now James and his family face a new challenge: journeying across oceans to get to the holy land to meet the Messiah.
The Black Flames
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Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
What happens when you make a deal with the devil? A firsthand account of a man who made a pact with the auburn-eyed man.
Schauungtown Chronicles Part 1:The Bible Peddler
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
What happens when the Community rather than God is the focus of worship?
Total Bull and the Buffalo
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Price: Free! Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Total Bull is a hard-working fellow from the big Cow City. But for all his hard work (a wife, a mortgage, a car) he feels like something is just missing from his life. So he decides to go on a journey of discovery. Along the way he meets the mythical and mysterious Buffalo civilization.
The Blue Hat
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set in New Zealand in the late 1940’s three children are sent to stay in the country where everything seems strange. This short story won a major NZ short story competition in 1990.