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Double Dog Dare
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
What do you do when your best friends dare you to kiss the prettiest girl in school?
Feeding the Father (free short story)
Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Inspired by true events, this short first-person fictional monologue follows a poignant turning point in a man's life.
Edible Art and Other Flash Fiction
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.50 from 12 reviews)
Steve laughed at his obituary in the Chicago newspaper. 'Famed artist, fifty, perishes in airplane crash.' He cut it out and taped it to the fridge. Steve hardly felt dead. In fact, since he'd relocated to the remote Greek island not found on most maps, he'd put on a few pounds. Islanders knew him as Fat Jack. Day and night he painted food.
A Shade Too Young
Price: Free! Words: 12,340. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A collection of short stories for the ghost crowd. It doesn't matter how old you are, who you are, whether you're ready or not. Life, death, regret, love - they all hurt and they just come as fast and terrifying as a spider. These youngsters are finding ways to deal with their lots. Because there's no other option.
Skins (flash fiction mini collection)
Price: Free! Words: 6,550. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Summary: A 5000-word mini collection for animal lovers by author/artist/non-conformist, Jess C Scott. She will work at developing more stories with the subject of "animal rights" in mind. * * * Genre: Flash Fiction | 5,000 words * * * By author/artist/non-conformist, Jess C Scott.
Eddie's Shorts - Volume 2
Series: Eddie's Shorts, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 10,010. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
A second pair of my old shorts. By which I mean they were written back in the halcyon days of grunge and flannel. Way too much flannel.
Take a Break & Have a Laugh Series. Sexy Security Guard, Invisible Bricks for Russian Mafia, Space Rabbit vs. Captain Doomsday and more!
Price: Free! Words: 4,420. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Laughter is the best tool to deal with stress and boredom. Made-up scientific studies show that hamsters who read books from 'Take a Break Have a Laugh" series live 10 times longer than humorless hamsters that are into Goth novels and French documentaries. In all seriousness though, after you read short stories from this book you will feel great! Enjoy!
Act of Creation & Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 7,700. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Food, obsession, heartbreak. Three stories. (These stories first appeared in the literary magazines Quarterly West, Tatlin's Tower and VerbSap.)
Eddie's Shorts - Volume 1
Series: Eddie's Shorts, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 12,190. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
The first volume of short stories written by M. Edward McNally, circa 1991-1997. Contents: Bedlam - "The Saturday after my dad first shows up, Walter makes his break for the woods, and vanishes." 7:00 C/M (Seven, Central and Mountain) - Let's see what's on tonight, shall we?
ShapeShifter: The Demo Tapes: Year 1
Series: The Trevolution, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,550. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
A band's demo tape is intended to introduce listeners to their music. Likewise, this collection of short pieces allows readers into the fictional world of Trevor Wolff and his band, ShapeShifter. From the day Trevor and Mitchell meet to the pinnacle of success, these loosely linked stories will let you hang with a rock band. Vive la Trevolution!
Start Small: A Small Collection
Price: Free! Words: 5,870. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Romance » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Three works, each as different in tone as it is in style. A work of flash fiction taking place at a wedding, a free-verse poem dedicated to someone special and a short story about couple's therapy. Love, humor and a bit of drama can all be found in this debut collection.
Collection of Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 18,580. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Stories of human interest--clean, fun, surprising The Chauffer, Every Man’s Dream, War!, Love is Blind, If Looks Could Kill, The Experiment, The Reluctant Millionaire, Prang at the Roundabout, For Children: Leanne is Jealous, Terri Hates Dishes, When Shari Didn’t Come Home
Seicentonovanta anni dopo e altri racconti
Price: Free! Words: 11,790. Language: Italian. Published: March 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Tredici racconti premiati (e non) scritti tra il 2004 e il 2011. Decine di protagonisti diversi, da un emulo di Benjamin Button a un vampiro per non parlare di Michelangelo, Leonardo e Galileo che litigano a un tavolo del Bar Centrale. Un viaggio che va dal regno di Ade al Paradiso passando per ospedali, marciapiedi e strade di campagna. In poche parole "690 anni e altri racconti". Buona lettura!
101 Drabble Prompts
Price: Free! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Where do you turn when you need an idea for a drabble or short story. Look in 101 Drabble Prompts.
Poems from the Pit
Price: Free! Words: 15,450. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Poetry by Kenneth Paul Jones from his novel The Pit of Raeben as well as other similarly dark crevices.
The Black-Eyed Susan
Series: Parallels. Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(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
Strange Fruit: Prologue
Price: Free! Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Everything that falls, quietly or crashing, no matter how far, or how fast…lands. The pieces are in place. The War is coming.
Dreams Both Real and Strange
Price: Free! Words: 7,680. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2011 by FantaFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.71 from 7 reviews)
An anthology of short stories. A collection of tiny, flash fiction fantasy, horror, and dark tales of 1,000-8,000 words in length.
The Barrow Lands Bards
Price: Free! Words: 10,250. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Between this world and elsewhen lies the Barrow Lands; the place where things that were once magic go when the magic fades. This is a collection of two of the Barrow Bard tales -- the ones most frequently performed at science fiction conventions by Mel. White
Quincy
Price: Free! Words: 790. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Here's my entry in Round Five of National Public Radio's "Three Minute Fiction," concluded Nov.14. Had to be 600 words or less; had to begin with "Some people swore that the house was haunted;" and had to end with the line, "Nothing was ever the same again after that." Guess Michael Cunningham and the IWW minions don't like spooks with some basis in historical fact...