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Theotokion
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You set the price! Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Beware the man you pull from the river; he may have thrown himself there for a purpose.
LIfe In Super 8
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Price: Free! Words: 7,530. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
No longer living in the present, Alice lives through a series of memories of her life in Super 8.
Scomodamente
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Price: Free! Words: 36,430. Language: Italian. Published: October 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Un viaggio sabbatico per essere altrove, sospesa tra passato e presente, tra due sentimenti, quelle diverse mescolanze di sostanze eterogenee che siamo soliti chiamare amore. Il diario di bordo di una gita all'interno di un cervello che tenta costantemente il salto verso l'infinito, dimenticando scientemente di essere un agglomerato di neuroni per farsi mente.
Morfar blåser idag
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Price: Free! Words: 36,710. Language: Swedish. Published: October 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Morfar blåser idag är berättelsen om Tobias och hans morfar Olle. De två har tidigare levt i olika världar som aldrig riktigt mötts, men en sommar kommer de väldigt nära varandra.
Quaintrelle
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You set the price! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
A modestly poetic short story. A woman loses herself to time--wirlwinding into mediocrity and a dull melancholy until one afternoon she opens her eyes from her slumber in more ways than one.
Lament
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Price: Free! Words: 660. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This started out as a writing exercise I read about on reddit but I like it so here it is.
Westminster Chimes
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Price: Free! Words: 700. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
He's waiting. The clock is ticking. Another macabre little story from A.M.Kirkby.
Glas
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You set the price! Words: 9,020. Language: Dutch. Published: October 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Werkelijkheid is een relatief begrip in deze verhalen. De personen hebben zich er ver van verwijderd, of de werkelijkheid heeft zich ver van hen verwijderd. Dat leidt soms tot surrealistische toestanden, soms tot vermorzelende eenzaamheid, en toch is ook de humor nooit ver weg.
9th Street Blues
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You set the price! Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What was once old is new again, and after years of environmental neglect the Dust Bowl returns to Oklahoma. Young Tommy is a bicycle courier that delivers his adoptive father's drugs to their customers, but on his last day there is a twist of fate that changes his life forever.
12 White Lies
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Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
An even dozen tidbits of flash fiction dealing with the strange world in which we live.
A.L.O.M Episode 2: Stranded
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Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Vlad’s travel aspirations should have been a dream come true. Yet the reality of his scholars’ teachings concerning the ancients is quite sobering. A.L.O.M. is in need of dire repair and lack of technology, industrial science and language barrier prove hefty challenges for Vlad. Will he gain cooperation from the ancients to save him from this travesty or will the final destination remain Stranded?
Een gezellige avond
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You set the price! Words: 8,470. Language: Dutch. Published: October 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Verhalen over cultuur en maatschappij, idealen en teleurstellingen, liefde, eenzaamheid, geweld en politieke correctheid. In een alledaagse omgeving, of in een mythologische werkelijkheid.
Unfit (A Once and Future Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When she left Kettle Hollow, Molly MacAlpin hoped never to see her remote mountain home again. She returned eighteen months later angry, pregnant and abandoned by the man she loved. So, she threw all her energy into making sure her daughter had the best life possible. Until one spring day a brief conversation with her little girl brings her world crashing down around her.
De rondte
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You set the price! Words: 10,830. Language: Dutch. Published: October 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Het is moeilijk om je eigen leven te leiden: je omgeving heeft, soms vreselijke, andere verwachtingen van je. Het titelverhaal laat zien dat dat in de prehistorie al zo was. Wat is goed, wat is slecht en wie bepaalt dat? Is er een uitweg, al is het maar in de vorm van een kaatsebalspelletje? Veelzijdige verhalen, waar toch een thema in te herkennen valt.
Everything Precious
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Price: Free! Words: 9,770. Language: Australian English. Published: October 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This story is a unique collaboration between Paspaley, acclaimed author Anna Funder, photographer Derek Henderson and award-winning actress Teresa Palmer. It's an original story of love, self and all things precious, featuring the most beautiful pearls in the world.
Drinks for Four off Tremont
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Price: Free! Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story that introduces Tom Walcott--a man struggling to find happiness in a society of non-stop cocktail hours, expensive cars, and prescription drugs.
A Need for Shelter
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Price: Free! Words: 750. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Short Story - When Liam's childhood friend and former lover refuses to leave his abusive wife, Liam must decide if he has the strength to stay by his friend's side.
Anything but Still Lives: The Worlds of Edward Hopper
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Price: Free! Words: 30,300. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This collection of short fiction takes nine iconic Edward Hopper canvases and imagines a narrative beyond the frame of each ‘still life’, leading the reader on a journey through the interwar and later years of Hopper’s women, whose lives are anything but still, and whose experiences transcend the cultural and historical constraints of their all-too-human condition, as conjured by Hopper’s art.
Unlikely Killer
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Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Biography
Unlikely Killer is a short, fictional account of what happens in the mind of a Bi-polar Disorder sufferer.
Seven Days of Friday (Women of Greece #1)
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Price: Free! Words: 95,360. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
When thirty-four-year-old Vivi Tyler runs away to Greece for a new beginning after her marriage abruptly ends, she discovers trouble is determined to keep her in its pocket. Soon she's fighting for her daughter's life, her own reputation, and desperately trying not to fall in love with a handsome, but unavailable, Greek doctor.