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Astronaut School
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Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
(5.00 from 1 review)
The astronauts of Albaqaaaru believed you couldn't start training too early. At the very least you couldn't start thinking about being an astronaut too early, and thus they developed the way of the Hall, trading halls where one behaved as if behaving well was life or death. It wasn't always that way. Five year old Kiki Strand is making her first visit to a Hall.
J.
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Price: Free! Words: 66,820. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When journalist Veda Jenkin stumbles across a secret society dedicated to restoring the rightful king of England, she finds herself drawn into another world, of rituals and saints, the Zen Jewish Blues, jazz, mathematical opera, Jacobean theatre, Velcro jumping, Argonauts and argonauts, Jason and JASOn, Bedekeepers and Beadkeepers, and learns that when the Jay comes, the king will be crowned.
Scenes (preview 1)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mashups
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Scenes is an upcoming volume of short short stories and poetry focusing on tiny slices of life. This free snippet is three of those stories. If you like them, please post a review!
The Conqueror
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Price: Free! Words: 64,260. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Great Khan, Jumalak of the Horde, leads a victorious army which must be fed and which might be dangerous to disband. His navy has doubled in size in two or three short years. His neighbours, including King Lowren of Lemnia and Eleanora, Queen of Windermere, can see which way the wind is blowing. In the coming conflict it will not be possible to remain neutral. An alternate universe.
Sweat Dreams
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Price: Free! Words: 3,150. Language: Australian English. Published: January 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Dreams are just dreams, right? And as Jack Cadney says in my towering literary work "McCullock's Gold", how can dreams have any meaning when everything in them is so crazy? …And yet, on rare occasions, someone dreams some winning lottery numbers or which horse will win the Melbourne Cup. Oh yes. And for your information, a "Sydney Harbour" is the standard Australian unit of mega-gargantuan volume.
Showcase
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Price: Free! Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mashups
Three, short, less than 3000 word, competition winning story entries by 'Anderson I: The Acute Case of Anthrax' author O.K. Alleyne. Showcase has been written as a thank you to everyone who has supported me in my first year of publication.
The Three Wizened Men
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Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: Australian English. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Nothing happens in isolation. Momentous events are always accompanied by peripheral happenings, each with a greater or lesser link to the main issue. Often these affairs are overshadowed, and when the dust finally settles and the official accounts are written they are, for one reason or another, not included. Such applied to certain other doings relevant to that first Christmas Day...
Peter Pan’s Last Adventure (In Wonderland)
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Price: Free! Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mashups
This is the story of Peter Pan’s last trip to The Neverland, and it begins the evening Alice returns home from Wonderland. Advisory-The Queen of hearts succeeds at taking off heads.
. . . Constant Red . . .
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Price: Free! Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
At a time when the one per centers can have their way with whatever they want, they decide the color red is counter-productive. Can they just pull it off the shelves?
A Preposterous Portfolio of Parodies: Free Selections from Spoofs of The Hobbit, Game of Thrones, Harry Potter, Star Trek and More
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Price: Free! Words: 21,980. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
A collection of short parodies, excerpted from the award-winning Henry Potty series and An Unexpected Parody: The Unauthorized Spoof of The Hobbit, How Game of Thrones Will End, and new side-splitting material for readers young and old. A delightful romp through the world's favorite franchises.
Archimedes Claw
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Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mashups
(3.00 from 1 review)
Technology and warfare have held hands for millennia. As one evolves, so does the other, for better and worse...
Waiting for the Train
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Price: Free! Words: 880. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mashups
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
A quick short story about a discharged soldier waiting on a train station platform eager to be reunited with his wife.
Seasons in the Sun - The South of France: A Second Year of Visual Visits to Roussillon
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,630. Language: American English. Published: October 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mashups
Calling all Stationary Travelers! The door is open to the south of France and here is your ticket. Escape modern life and come to a small French village. It is the calm center of the Universe. This is your visual visit - no airfare, jet lag, or lost luggage! You could almost be in another era when Salley J Robins welcomes you with words and photos to everyday life in the real south of France.
Louise Louise
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Series: The Chicagoua Cafe. Price: Free! Words: 420. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mashups
A day at the beach with Louise. 350 words in this short story.
The Zombie Who Liked Fred Astaire
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Price: Free! Words: 3,940. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Story #1: The Zombie Who Liked Fred Astaire - A zombie desires to dance like his hero, Fred Astaire, but first he must find a willing teacher. Story #2: The Goldfish Who Contemplated Life - A sad goldfish dreams of escaping his fish bowl so he can fight zombies, eliminate erectile dysfunction, and meet Justin Bieber.
The Dead Need Nature, Too
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Price: Free! Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Unfulfilled by the zombie lifestyle, one of the walking dead spends a day at the park finding joy and meaning in nature.
Bigfoot vs. Paul Bunyan
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mashups
When the residents of a remote town in Washington began to encounter Bigfoot, they were intrigued. As the creature became more aggressive towards them, they began to search for ways to address their problem without drawing too much attention to their “off-the-grid” lifestyle. Seemingly there was only one person who could help: Paul Bunyan. Yep, it's that Paul Bunyan!
A True Friend
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Series: The Chicagoua Cafe. Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A 1000 word story takes place in a bar where a patron turns into a dog.
El Venado, Amanda & Otros Cuentitos
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,650. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mashups
El Venado, Amanda y Otros Cuentitos contiene seis historias cortas que incluyen, entre otros, un enfoque sobre las repercusiones de recoger a una antigua novia y lo que puede salir mal cuando se va en trineo. Esta colección semi-autobiográfica de cuentos es un ligero y lectura agradable (aproximadamente 20 páginas).
The Deer, Amanda & other Short Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 8,370. Language: American English. Published: October 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mashups
The Deer, Amanda and Other Short Stories contains six short stories that include, among others, a focus on the repercussions of picking up an old girlfriend and what can go wrong when you go sledding. This semi-autobiographical collection of short stories is a light and enjoyable read (roughly 20 pages).