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Chaste
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Price: Free! Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A priest smokes a cigarette, sees a girl, and experiences a moment of hideous regret.
. . . 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?
Bullfighter
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Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man goes to Spain, smokes a cigarette, and stands his ground.
Life on Other Moons
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Price: Free! Words: 16,160. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After the last woman on Earth dies and the moon breaks in half, the male survivors begin to question love, masculinity, and fate. Later, a civilization on the moon begins to rebuild after decades of civil war. Three other stories chart the progress of a boy and his father on their multi-year journey from rural, 1960s Alabama to a war-torn Vietnam and ultimately to the moon.
Life is a Parallel Universe
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You set the price! Words: 13,310. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
This tale takes place in the suburbs of Newcastle beginning in the 1980s, where we meet three girls who begin their first day at school together in the same time and place. Their lives, however, will be lived and experienced very differently.
The Guy in 3C and Other Tales, Satires and Fables
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Price: Free! Words: 23,760. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by The Wessex Collective. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The book is a mixed bag of satire, mordant and/or playful wit as well as other forms of non-realistic fiction. Targets include American historical blindness (The Guy in 3C”) , obsessive social correctness (“A Breach of Decorum”), greed (“The Reminder”) and literary pomposity (Litbiz Magazine Interview)
Switch
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Price: Free! Words: 48,310. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Humans are still headstrong and reckless in the distant future. A controversial attempt of population control brands children in the flesh with the noh. Ravno learns to switch—to see through other people’s eyes. He experiences grief, fear, sadness, love, and pain as if they are his own naked emotion. Ravno keeps his secret while the surge of horrific punishment crushes the Wawasen archipelago.
Book V: The Report
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Series: Back From The Bardo. Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Book V: The Report is an addition to the novel Back From The Bardo Second Edition. Book V: The Report follows Book IV: The Mind of Frank Rosseus the last section of the novel Back From The Bardo Second Edition. Book V: The Report is a political synopsis of current events as of November 2014.
We Were Just Kids
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Price: Free! Words: 730. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A stream of conciousness piece of flash fiction about a guy in a bar.
Peder and Terese
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Price: Free! Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
At first sight of each other from the fishing boats of their fathers, Peder and Terese fell in love. But Peder was from Hjuvik, Sweden, twenty leagues across the Kattegat from Terese's home in Skagen, Denmark. And when the time came for them to claim each other, the Kattegat would be only one of gulfs to be crossed—the North Sea gale only one of tempests the lammeskyer brings.
Посетительница
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Price: Free! Words: 860. Language: Russian. Published: November 15, 2014 by Boris Seaweed. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Короткий рассказ о женщине, пытающейся справиться с ситуацией погружения своей матери в старческое слабоумие. В 2014 году этот рассказ стал победителем ежегодного конкурса короткого рассказа Talus, проводящегося в Университете Эдит Кован в городе Перт (Австралия). Перевел с английского языка и опубликовал Boris Seaweed.
The Scavengers of Graveny Marsh - Prerelease Version
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Series: The Juno Letters. Price: Free! Words: 85,750. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
The stables stood since Elizabethan times on the grounds of Whitstable Castle in Kent. There was a time when the trumpets of war sounded that the stables’ grooms fitted the castle mounts for battle. That was before the Great War. Before machine guns, mustard gas, and aeroplanes. It was a glorious time, at least in the myths woven to disguise the blood and screams of men and horses dying in battle.
Beaver At His Parents' [1]
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Price: Free! Words: 19,860. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Every life has a history. Everyone has a home page. Sometimes, to go forward, you have to hit the "back" button. Beaver At His Parents' is a comedy-drama series about Charlie, a lawyer who loses everything and returns to his home town to start over. Episode 1: "Reasonable Foreseeability" Length: 20,000 words
The Temple Of The Monkey
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Price: Free! Words: 17,910. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Epic
A bright young graduate called Benjamin Bremmer has travelled to the tropical island republic of Amanga, looking for purpose in his life. Unbeknownst to Ben, he has been adopted as a messiah by the evil local deity Imti Mentoo. Starting a new relationship with the blond and seductive fellow traveller Charlie, the couple travel to a remote forest ashram presided over by the sinister Guru Bhogi.
Psalms On Her Skin
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Price: Free! Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Sylvan Gate Books. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
As part of the Sylvan Gate Poets Project, Daniel Ward walks us, page by page, through a ragged and faltering sinful journey of two lovers and friends as they fumble through the decades in search of forgiveness and redemption.
Boys in Gilded Cages
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Price: Free! Words: 51,540. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
In gloomy southern Missouri, meth-addicted preacher's son Eric Redmond--idealistic, eccentric, and wise beyond his years--warns us of an impending apocalypse of our own doing. With a wide cast of characters that exist in the periphery of unreliable source Eric, we see both dysfunction and beauty in this hypnotic and fragmented novel of adolescent self-destruction, bad medicine, and death.
Mixed Media
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Price: Free! Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
MIXED MEDIA is a surreal tale of masterpieces, Delphic sugar cubes, and the promise of new perspectives. What's hidden by what we see?
Sixteen
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Price: Free! Words: 7,940. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
What's it like to lose your father at 16 or fall for a man 16 years your senior? Lose your innocence to sin or gain strength through weakness? Sixteen brings together 16 vignettes of experiences in love and loss. Part fiction, part not, the anthology collects the truths of what it means to love and lose, want and wonder…how we are never the same once everything changes.
Form Follows Function
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Series: Computer User Fiction · All Earnest Long's Fiction. Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Imagine you get a computer and you want to do something on it, perhaps using your word processor and spreadsheet software. This is what someone does is this story, they print a form to fill in every day of their own data, they data enter it and analyse it to make scientific discoveries or improve their own life. Sounds like research but he had not training in doing research. Time will tell if anyt
kClockwork
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Price: Free! Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The big issue with time travel is that there are a zillion issues with time travel. The Torus Club has the money power to work those issues and have vendors working on each one. The Venknams have their hands full with their issue, and as someone puts it, you can't just break into heaven and steal secrets, and holy cow if you did and got caught. Anyone for fried rice?