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Those Plums and Other Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
Seven flash fiction stories, published over the last few years by a variety of on-line journals, are collected here in one volume. Running the gamut of subjects from a love affair that will never happen to what might well be the end of the world; from friendships to family; and a little bit of weirdness, you will find humor and drama alike.
The Rise & Fall of Basskick
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Series: The Prodigal Sons. Price: Free! Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
"The year I turned forty was the year it hit me at last that I wasn't going to make it as a rock star." Getting old is a nasty realization to have to make. But when our hero small-town buddies got together to form a hard-rock band a decade and a half ago, they had something. A kind of magic. Can they grab that magic again, years later? A follow-on to the novel The Prodigal Sons (also an ebook).
Waking Up Dead
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Price: Free! Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Jake Bradclaw had been struggling with unemployment. The stress from being rejected by every job he applied for along with his wife being the only provider for the household, was getting to him. One day, Jake wakes up to find his wife and daughter gone. When they do not return home, he seeks out to find them only to discover the horrifying truth...
Red Moon
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Price: Free! Words: 8,340. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Red Moon Slices of Life are fragments torn from the daily lives of side characters of the novel Red Moon’s Reflection. They are not full stories; their only goal is to show the characters more in detail and serve as a teaser (if you haven’t read Red Moon’s Reflection) or an extra (if you have read it).
September
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Price: Free! Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
What happens when you draw a word every day in September and let it inspire you to write a story with exactly 100 words? You will find out when you read this book.
Random Thoughts From A Wandering Mind
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Price: Free! Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
This random selection of poems form a mosaic covering observations of life in its many aspects from the humorous to the serious and thought provoking.
The Story Portraits
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Price: Free! Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
Welcome to this, my first collection of micro-fiction. Within these pages you will discover a range of characters looking to tell their stories – some more surreal than others – in various styles and voices. Suffer alongside Frank as he recovers in hospital from an accident; watch young Jacob discover a new form of entertainment; follow Jack as he breaks free of the confines of his bathroom.
Silent Comix
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Price: Free! Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011 by Robby's eBook Formtting. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Graphic novels/comics/manga
A series of feature length cartoons that can will amuse everyone including non-English speakers and illiterate people. Good for teaching English as a second language. Volume one includes the Cornelius the Genius series (so far) -- the boy who secretly rigged his dad's car to fly.
Nurse Linda Villani and Her Love For Preston Cunningham
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Price: Free! Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An excerpt from the novel by Robert A. Chapin "Orphans Of The Mourning". The main character is Preston Cunningham assigned to Vietnam as a top secret cryptographer, but is nothing more than a "scrounge". In this episode he has just been rescued. Beaten and bruised he is recovering from his ordeal at a POW hospital in South Vietnam. The exploits continue. He falls in love with his nurse.
Hear the Melody in me
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You set the price! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011 by Just Imagine It Ink. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A book of poems
Literally
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Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
A work of flash fiction created for a contest with the theme: FALL given. Read on the air at www.sharkradionetwork.com
Gingerbread House & Joey's Undead Dog
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Price: Free! Words: 9,670. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
(5.00 from 1 review)
Two weird, funny, horror stories. "Gingerbread House," which originally appeared in Weird Tales in 2010, involves a reality show in which contestants live in a house made of cake in the middle of nowhere. "Joey's Undead Dog" deals what happens when a young necromancer suddenly comes into his powers.
You Dirty Rat
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Price: Free! Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Laoshu can tell you the true story, for he was there. You see, the story of the Chinese Zodiac is not what we have been told, and Laoshu is here to set the record straight with wit and keen insight into all things Chinese. This short story comes from The Zodiac Schmodiac Story Cycle, 1st Course: Kung Pao Flavored Short Stories by Adam Tervort and is free for download.
GRANDPA HATES THE BIRD: The Battle Begins (Story #1)
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Price: Free! Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
(4.00 from 1 review)
Bird and Grandpa stay home in Massachusetts while Mother, Father, Joseph and Maya head south for a winter holiday. When Grandpa determines to set tropical Bird free in freezing February, Bird must use every bit of bird brain power to outsmart him. Here come Bird and Grandpa in the hilarious first short story in the Grandpa Hates the Bird series!
They
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Price: Free! Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011 by Hobbes End Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
'THEY' is a short story by Vincent Hobbes. It was first published in 'The Endlands' (Jan. 2011) A relaxing drive in the Rocky mountains becomes madness as two couples find themselves trapped in a blizzard.
Aphrodite in a Blue Silk Dress
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Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
"See how you enter, your head held high. Your past left behind you, now you're one of a kind. With your gowns and your finery, a vision no less. You are Aphrodite in a blue silk dress." An anthology of poems on life and love, youth and age edited by C. G. Singleton.
Around the World in 80 Pages
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Price: Free! Words: 10,380. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Author Sharon E. Cathcart presents ten short stories of various genres, each taking place in a different location. With subject matter ranging from paranormal to historical fiction, urban fantasy to literary fiction, there is something in this sampler for everyone.
Tea. Drums And Speed
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Price: Free! Words: 8,620. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Six short stories offering a surprising range of topics, this little group sets out to make the reader think a little. They range from deliberate rumour-spreading, the tale of a 1960s pop band, the interesting world of a vicar's wife and her sisters and a sporting tale. Add in a couple of other very short works and the whole becomes worthy of its description – 'thought-provoking'.
Before The Dawn
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Price: Free! Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Things come out at night - scary things, magical things, things that wouldn't come out in the day. And you do things in the darkness that you would never even dream of in the light. Because, everything is permitted before the dawn. You are the night and the night is yours. Now... what will you do with it?
The Black-Eyed Susan
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Series: Parallels. Price: Free! Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(3.75 from 4 reviews)
A short story from the world of the "On Dark Shores" fantasy series. Ten years before the action in that novel, a ship's captain goes to Scarlock to see the moneylender Copeland, pleading for more time to pay off his debt. 1.5k words