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Aloha to Mount Fuji
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This story is one of sixteen stories from CHAIRS. The voices are those of Bangkok based freelance journalists and their invited guests. Each Saturday morning, over coffee, the members of Chairs gather to share the latest gossip, scandals, myths, dangers, exploits, and loves that bind together their small community. Sam Kohl is a narrator of the main stories, and Sam reveals, with perfect timing..
Everything Precious
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Price: Free! Words: 9,770. Language: Australian English. Published: October 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This story is a unique collaboration between Paspaley, acclaimed author Anna Funder, photographer Derek Henderson and award-winning actress Teresa Palmer. It's an original story of love, self and all things precious, featuring the most beautiful pearls in the world.
Le Prince est une femme charmante (Saison 7)
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Series: Le gang des bigoudènes, Saison 7. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,590. Language: French. Published: September 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Se trouver soi ou perdre la personne que l'on aime ? La question semble se poser pour nos quatre héroïnes, dont les chemins se séparent, se croisent, se perdent de nouveau, les plongeant dans des affres bien cruelles. Quel douloureux dilemme pour Anna, Tristana, Leila et Suzanna dans cette septième saison du Gang des bigoudènes !
Narrative, Nature, and the ‘Cock’ and ‘Bull’ Story: The Lockean Tristram Shandy and the Modern Novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,440. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014 by Problematic Press. Category: Essay » Literature
Laurence Sterne’s Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman (1760) is one of the first English novels to stray from Aristotle's classical literary structures. Tiller's paper explores how this deviation leads Tristram, in the series of events stemming from his birth, to a more precise imitation of nature than, perhaps, adherence to such guidelines could have procured.
Drinks for Four off Tremont
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Price: Free! Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story that introduces Tom Walcott--a man struggling to find happiness in a society of non-stop cocktail hours, expensive cars, and prescription drugs.
Star of Love
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This story is one of sixteen stories from CHAIRS. In Star of Love Christopher G. Moore and Barney Rosset spend an afternoon in Patpong discussing literature and authors. They discuss how literary destiny would have changed had Henry Miller gone to Bangkok rather than Paris. Tropic of Cancer would have been a different book. In this memorable encounter, the question of chance and randomness are..
Rising To The Surface
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,860. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
The heartfelt and richly allusive story of a woman gradually learning to live again after a devastating loss. Following the death of her youngest son in a motorbike accident, Maria is cast into a dark featureless world where familiar and established boundaries have been wiped out.
The Compassionate Act
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Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
What if a radiologist tried saving you by letting you die?
Downstream
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You set the price! Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story
In a Tower
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Price: $2.22 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Lives lived and lives ended too soon, who is to tell? When retiree Jack finds a discarded manuscript written by a deceased 19-year-old, an old life regains a sense of purpose.
A Need for Shelter
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Price: Free! Words: 750. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Short Story - When Liam's childhood friend and former lover refuses to leave his abusive wife, Liam must decide if he has the strength to stay by his friend's side.
La nebbia
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Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: Italian. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Secondo estratto dall'antologia "LA NEBBIA e altri racconti". Sembrava una giornata come tutte le altre, se non che una strana e densa nebbia sembrava aver inghiottito ogni cosa...
Obidiem
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Bill Orlof was an ordinary man who lived a boring life. But one day, out of the blue, the entire world had changed. Nothing could have prepared him for what was about to happen next.
The Wall
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Price: Free! Words: 400. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A stream of consciousness piece of flash fiction about a man and a wall.
Hotlanta Plus
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Series: Felicity Jones, Literary Agent, Book 5 · Southern Girls, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
You want the truth? Sorry. John Blandly can't handle the truth. That's why he wrote this.
Literature Help: Demian
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 110 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 296. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The story is set against the backdrop of the First World War. It was the time of death and destruction. The novel very intelligently deals with the problem and experience of change.
Non sono Bukowski
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Price: $2.55 USD. Words: 15,420. Language: Italian. Published: September 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Una raccolta di brevi racconti umoristici in cui si prende spunto da alcuni titoli della produzione bukowskiana per sbrigliare la fantasia. Si narrano ad esempio le peripezie di un giovinastro che tenta di rapinare le Poste ed è sedotto dalla postina; di un Romeo sordo e un po’ tonto, concupito da una Giulietta assai intraprendente; di un Leopardi che scrive poesie perché non riesce...
Coffee, and a Dance
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You set the price! Words: 8,610. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
James is a dancer struggling to determine the nature of his artistic aspirations.
The Apartment and the Machine
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You set the price! Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A metaphor to represent the idea that every individual is of primary importance in our species' quest to understand the world around us, given the constraints of our tendency toward subjective perception. It's along the same lines as Plato's Cave, except with a more optimistic conclusion, for those of us not destined to be genius philosopher kings.
Lucid Dreaming - September 2014
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,380. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Enter our dreams and ask afterwards if it was just a dream. We include selected short stories and vignettes in various genres from writers across the country. Quality is the only criteria for inclusion. The September issue includes, "Childhood Friends,” where the bullying of a child comes back to haunt the perpetrators and “End of the Line,” where a man bests the devil's adversary.