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Harold Angel
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When Susan gave birth to her son on Christmas Day, she named him Harold, after her late father. All his life, Harold wanted to sing. And all his life, Harold met with disappointment. So, when his own son arrives on December 25 as well, Harold faces a difficult choice: continue the legacy or spare his son the same hardships.
Commute
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
She spends each day as two people: herself and Mr. Haworth’s secretary. Home, work, home, work. Then, a man on the subway train confides in her that he lost his job months ago and kept it from his wife. And somehow, that seemingly random conversation will change everything she thought she knew about her commute, her life, herself.
Every Song's About Death
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Price: Free! Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An old school band manager and a new school performer find common ground.
A Fração Inatingível
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 17,330. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 24, 2014 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sempre o obstáculo na frente e o carro andando. Os risos de Soledad e Cathy. Eu achava gostoso dirigir. Mesmo negando todos os filmes de horror e os melodramas iguais. Não diria excêntrica, mas com certeza, repudiava todos os impostos nãos e os caminhos já sabidos. Havia em mim uma pessoa que germinava. De uma coisa tenho certeza – a vida já estava nas minhas mãos. E com a vida, minha solidão...
Naming Things
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Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Adam, Eve, and God hit a few bumps in the beginning of everything.
Vikramorvasiyam (Hindi)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: Hindi. Published: November 23, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
एक बार देवलोक की परम सुंदरी अप्सरा उर्वशी अपनी सखियों के साथ कुबेर के भवन से लौट रही थी। मार्ग में केशी दैत्य ने उन्हें देख लिया और तब उसे उसकी सखी चित्रलेखा सहित वह बीच रास्ते से ही पकड़ कर ले गया। यह देखकर दूसरी अप्सराएँ सहायता के लिए पुकारने लगीं, "आर्यों! जो कोई भी देवताओं का मित्र हो और आकाश में आ-जा सके, वह आकर हमारी रक्षा करें।" उसी समय प्रतिष्ठान देश के राजा पुरुरवा भगवान सूर्य की उपासना
Meghdoot (Hindi)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,220. Language: Hindi. Published: November 23, 2014 by Sai ePublications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
1 कश्चित्‍कान्‍ताविरहगुरुणा स्‍वाधिकारात्‍प्रमत: शापेनास्‍तग्‍ड:मितमहिमा वर्षभोग्‍येण भर्तु:। यक्षश्‍चक्रे जनकतनयास्‍नानपुण्‍योदकेषु स्निग्‍धच्‍छायातरुषु वसतिं रामगिर्याश्रमेषु।। कोई यक्ष था। वह अपने काम में असावधान हुआ तो यक्षपति ने उसे शाप दिया कि वर्ष-भर पत्‍नी का भारी विरह सहो। इससे उसकी महिमा ढल गई। उसने रामगिरि के आश्रमों में बस्‍ती बनाई जहाँ घने छायादार
Chaste
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Price: Free! Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
The Moon 1212
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Series: The Moon Monthly Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014 by The Moon Publishing & Printing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
The Moon monthly magazine featuring work from Lyn Lifshin, t. kilgore splake, Gary Every, Stephen Thom, McArthur Gunter, Janet McCann, and Ali Noel Vyain.
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.
Distortions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,340. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014 by Wordrunner eChapbooks. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A novella in stories: In this subtle and nuanced probing of family dynamics, a brother and sister find themselves “in the middle of the kind of stillness that comes from size.” She wants to disappear; he likes mysteries.
Beaver At His Parents' [Episode 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
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.
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?
Live Performance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
He loves live music. He lives for it. Once, live performances were an event: People dressed up, listened reverently, knew how to behave respectfully. No more. Now he must contend with coughs and whispers. Or does he…?