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Tales of a Traveling Saleslady: The Cage
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Price: Free! Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Hawk, known many years ago as Trashcan Hochley, is the attendant at an aging hotel/bar establishment where his desk is safely enclosed at the front door in a cage with bars. When saleslady, Ashley Adams, lands in a new city without a reservation and is forced to take a room in what even he'd describe as a "dive," Hawk is drawn back through his own memories to contemplate his life and choices.
He Doesn't Belong: a short story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When the old man moves into the assisted living center, he thinks his kids are just shunting him aside to get rid of him. What use is he anyway when he can no longer live alone? But an old companion--his harmonica--might be the key to building a new life.
The London Bard. One Poet's Olympic Struggle Against Tyranny (Part One)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,870. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012 by Azimuth Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
In this heart warming piece, L. A. Coltrane drops our first ever Poet Laureate, into his greatest play, to rescue him from his gravest mistake, to solve, once and for all, the longest standing mystery surrounding Benjamin Jonson.
Contemporary Literary Review: India Nimba Issue 1 Anthology
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,530. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Contemporary Literary Review: India (CLRI) is an online literary journal and is available simultaneously in various electronic formats and in print. CLRI Nimba Issue 1 Anthology includes a unique blend of materials - some of the finest pieces published with its online version during 2011 along with many unique pieces to the anthology.
Before Dark, and After
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Price: Free! Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(4.00 from 1 review)
Poems that explore the interstice between light and dark, day and night, perhaps even good and evil.
El último invierno
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 58,900. Language: Spanish. Published: February 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
El protagonista ha vivido la lucha, la ilusión, la esperanza del tardofranquismo y la transición. Se supone que también el consiguiente desencanto diluido en toda la crónica nacional que el relato conlleva. Vivir a pleno pulmón de deportista, con sus hazañas de ascensiones alpinas, y la admiración de sus fraternos héroes. Inquieto escolar, con sus recorridos por España y toda Europa en un...
The Sol-Bect War, Part 2
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Series: The Sol-Bect War, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,100. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012 by Lost Luggage Studios, LLC jamie@lostluggagestudios.com. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
The war against the Bect rages on. Humanity is now on the offensive. The Bect send larger forces against us. Our weapons and tactics may have improved, but our forces are beginning to dwindle. And the strange newcomer who showed us a path to victory, Peter McCabe, is Missing-In-Action and presumed dead. Can the human war machine complete what he started?
La edad madura
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 83,060. Language: Spanish. Published: February 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
La edad madura es un trabajo que intenta recoger el universo de un hombre que, llegado al tiempo de la jubilación, se encuentra entre las manos un ma-nojo de interrogantes que día tras día ocupan sus reflexiones: el emotivo recuerdo de una amante, su vida de viajero, su pasión por la montaña, la muerte del padre.
Kafka's Hairbrush
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Someone's having a bad hair day. Anxious writer Franz K. waits for the pharmacy in Prague's old square to open so he can purchase a bottle of his favorite hair tonic. Why are they late? What is wrong with the clerk? Why can't he understand a word he says? "Kafka’s Hairbrush" is an analeptic literary love story. A little pick-me-up. Can the fretful writer ever settle his nerves?
Less of Everything
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Price: Free! Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012 by NAP BOOKS. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
by Dave Shaw. Dave Shaw is a writer from somewhere in Canada. His work has been featured on Temporary Infinity, Coffinmouth, Internet Poetry, and other online sources. He curates the website 'Lit Mixtapes'.
Modern Art
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Price: Free! Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A short story about a celebrated restoration artist who comes to the Vatican to work in the Sistine Chapel during renovations in the mid 1980s. He keeps to himself, but is soon unable to keep his secret from spiraling his life out of control as his time in the holy city goes on.
The Tube Healer
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Price: Free! Words: 14,600. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
When a man witnesses a miracle on the London Underground system, he becomes obsessed with the healer who is travelling London's tube network, making changes in people at will. Who is the Tube Healer? Will the man who saw him ever meet him? And what do the authorities think of this strange entity that is adding a little bit of magic to the lives of millions of Londoners every day?
The Old Man And The Sea Monster
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Price: Free! Words: 740. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
All the fish are gone, stolen away by an unknown and possibly terrible force. With a young boy as his witness, one old man waits for the culprit to return to the scene of the crime.
The Dogcatcher's Kid
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,950. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What happens when a boy is raised like a dog…and then thrust into the modern world? The Dogcatcher's Kid tells the story of Peter, a stoic dogcatcher who adopts the discarded dogs he should be euthanizing. When he takes possession of an abandoned baby, Peter is forced to confront the society he abandoned long ago.
Crest of Life
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Price: Free! Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
A man must decide his future from his past
If I Had My Way
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,910. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
If I Had My Way is a collection of ten short stories. Some are surprising and some are subtle. But each will leave you asking, what would you do if you had your way?
Cutia Pandorei (poveste)
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Price: Free! Words: 8,880. Language: Romanian. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Viata bate filmul, nu-i asa? Nu stiu de ce, ne traim viata sub zodia eternitatii. Ne traim viata ca si cum vom fi aici cel putin 5000 de ani! Poate ca numai astfel stim sa traim. Poate daca am trai cu sabia lui Damocles deasupra capului, n-am putea sa facem un pas inainte, pe linia vietii. De fapt, asa si traim, doar ca mintea noastra a gasit un tric s-o faca, de cele mai multe ori, invizibila.
Numerous Narritives
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,530. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of 25 of my short stories including Halloween stories, Christmas stories, Ghost stories, Science fiction, and so much more! These short stories will entertain and delight you. Easy to read and suitable for all ages. I'm sure you will enjoy them!
All The Guns Of Scotland.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012 by Ray Jaxome. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Someone told a kid that I was the only one that could help him. They told him I am the only one stupid enough or brave enough, to save his father’s life. He’d just come here for somewhere safe to raise his kid, far away from his home in Scotland. But he hit gold, and now he is in more danger than ever. "All the guns of Scotland" is a 3200 word short story by Dai Reid.
The Celestial Cornet
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Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Samantha Malinowski possesses a useable range up to high F and screeches double C's for the sheer fun of it. When the high school band distributes new arrangements, the sixteen-year-old trumpeter plays through the music without missing a note. A born lead player with cast iron chops, Sam can read flyshit on toilet paper!