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Sorrow
Price: Free! Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
An office worker in Purgatory seeks consolation and hope by sending himself postcards and email messages from an imaginary holiday destination. When discovered, he is sent there.
Phone
Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
A rude and arrogant businessman's life falls apart after he begins receiving silent calls on his mobile phone.
Baby
Price: Free! Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A bloodthirsty dictator tries to change his behavior to please a small baby that has floated down from the sky and been declared an omen of the gods.
Diamonds
Price: Free! Words: 29,550. Language: British English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
James Eddy's spellbinding collection of short stories, circles the lives of Scott Drake, a British singer-songwriter, and Rebecca, the passionate, intelligent young woman he had once loved and may yet love again. The revelation of both their shared and individual pasts is only the beginning of a story that features the contributions of a host of other characters whose paths intersect with theirs.
Wandering
Price: Free! Words: 21,220. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is a book of short stories all written by Angela Koeller. She would like to beg your help. One of these stories, apart from Singing in Limbo, shall become a novel in its own right. Please submit your votes and the final tally will be taken 07.09.14.
The Old Grass Tree
Price: Free! Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013 by StormSage Central Publishing House. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Inspirational
(4.00 from 1 review)
A short story set in the Australian bush, from a very unique perspective.
Candy Dish: 500 Word Stories to Tickle Your Frontal Lobe
Price: Free! Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Candy Dish is a short collection of five hundred word stories. These stories are just like candy for the brain.
Chips Off The Block
Price: Free! Words: 43,710. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Flash fiction, short stories, novelettes, and a poem or three round out this author’s tenure in the Top Writers Block cooperative. Themes range from loneliness and poverty to out of the ashes and meringue. Yes meringue, along with stitches, pumpkins, trash day, fools rush in and why me? Comedy and romance interweave with tragedy, sometimes within the same tale.
A Portrait of Tragedy (Chapter 1)
Series: A Portrait of Tragedy, Chapter 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Judy and her husband Lace move from their countryside mansion (abounding in luxurious amenities) to a studio apartment with very few conveniences. Exhibiting a basic lifestyle, there are clues in the couple’s routine which suggest the story is set in a futuristic time period. Lace accommodates his wife’s requests during the arduous move, while Judy’s animosity poses difficulty and challenge.
Anita
Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Short story about a woman and her two companions who live at a hotel for transients.
Dystopian Lullabies
Price: Free! Words: 26,000. Language: American English. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(1.00 from 1 review)
A guard who barters people's lives for pie, a computer programmer who can't get away from a persistent program, and others all find a place in this collection of short stories featuring worlds that have gone wrong.
Crooked Words
Price: Free! Words: 36,850. Language: Australian English. Published: November 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Crooked Words is an eclectic collection of short fiction in pursuit of the many different shades of what it means to live queer.
Man Camp
Price: Free! Words: 5,910. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Four short stories about family love, discovery, revenge. A working class father tries to maintain a connection with his family over a very long distance. An unlikely explorer on Mars stumbles upon what may be the greatest discovery in history. A widowed mother gets an unusual second chance at love via a time machine. An angry man seeks revenge on a system which wronged him.
"Weirder Than Weird" 18 Bizarre Tales From a Disturbed Mind
Price: Free! Words: 51,800. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
If you love quirky and dark short stories but have become discouraged over the lack of originality these days then "Weirder Than Weird" will renew your faith! "Weirder Than Weird" is chock full of dark and creepy tales that will leave you wanting more and also wondering about the authors sanity.
The Last Supper
Price: Free! Words: 24,270. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Augie Adams is a rambunctious first grader with a terrifying secret. Leef Undertree is the son of a shipbuilder on the planet Brindlestar. Rachel Katrachian is a Pulitzer Prize winning journalist. And John Blackthorne is a zombie. What do these people have in common? They are all eager to meet you through the pages of this collection of short stories.
Catacomb Tales
Price: Free! Words: 16,230. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
sit back, get comfortable and get ready to enjoy seven spooky short stories. From a haunted mansion to a celestial garden, and from a crimean battleground to the trenches of world war one.
El hombre eterno (y otros once relatos)
Price: Free! Words: 11,870. Language: Spanish. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Doce relatos donde la desesperación, el miedo y la muerte envolverán al lector a lo largo de toda la lectura.
25 Christmas Eves
Price: Free! Words: 65,930. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
Twenty-five tales of pirates, demons, ghosts, galactic wars and other classic holiday fare.
Humans and Their Creations
Price: Free! Words: 14,830. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Through the eyes of a character in a novel, a metal soldier, a painting, a group of mannequins, the forest, a wolf boy, a creation lost in an ended world, and a living instrument, humans and their never-ending trials with friendship, acceptance, love, and survival come into the forefront. What will you think when at the heart of every creature, the love and hate for humanity grows?
On the Run
Price: Free! Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A moment of unthinkable rage sends Byrd Campbell "On the Run". A life of crime lures him further from his home. It is only then he realizes what he must do. The book's second story, "Habitat for Inhumanity", is a snapshot of one man's life. Within 24 minutes, he encounters hunger, depravity, filth, and even a victim of human trafficking.