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Josephine Stein
Price: Free! Words: 182,500. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
You'll join Josephine as she writes and experiences life as a bestselling author in the Big Apple, successfully charged in authoring and being a Sex in the City type, but perhaps like all famous-writers she hides a secret of which she was born with. Read and find-out will it be discovered. It's a mystic mystery, one that will pit author against powers of deep-conscious and mind-power...
SpinTrap: The Lonely City
Price: Free! Words: 65,210. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Kal is a man out of his time, out of his depth and - literally - out of his mind.
Breathe
Price: Free! Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
Breathe is a tale of two friends who share a common, yet devastating bond. Becca, healing from her own emotional and physical wounds, tries to help her friend Emily who suffers from abuse at the hand of her mother.
Set It Off
Price: Free! Words: 54,190. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
JJ Carlisle is a guy who grew up thinking he was destined for greatness. Instead, he finds trouble, though his sister Jackie and stepsister Karen regularly bail him out. While their lives settle down as the years pass, JJ feels personally affronted by the roiling 21st century economy. Occupy gives him a shot at leadership. But his anger threatens to radicalize him beyond the family’s imagination.
The Return (Enigma of Modern Science & Philosophy)
Price: Free! Words: 52,990. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Using a bare narrative format, the reader is taken on a journey through the labyrinths of modern thinking. Here and there a comfortable nook is reached where understanding shines through brilliantly to reveal aspects of life, thought and existence. A richly rewarding read.
Changes of Heart
Price: Free! Words: 11,120. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
These five short stories tell, each in their own way, what people do when change enters their lives. Written clearly and concisely, the stories are tragic, ironic, touching, and hopeful. Whether it's about love, loneliness, or the yearning for recognition, in each story a decision must be made to give up, or to keep going, in the face of new situations.
The Last Zoo, a short story
Price: Free! Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In a not-so-different future, an old zoo tended by a single janitor stands nearly empty and peaceful until a new intern arrives. He creates a few strange exhibits and shifts a paradigm or two in the process.
Tales by Erin
Price: Free! Words: 17,970. Language: British English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A collection of short stories to capture a mix of emotions. - ISBN 9780980677614 Miss Fruitcake's Apple Blossom, Caveman, A C4 on the BW, Growing Pains, A Passing Moment, A Further Moment, Warrior Chick, The Last Page.
Neon Literary Magazine #34
Series: Neon Literary Magazine. Price: Free! Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Issue 34 of Neon features the work of Sam Frankl, Eliza Victoria, Lynn Hoffman, Tracey Iceton, Michael Frazer, Kate Folk, Heidi James, and Nancy Hightower. The cover photograph is by Andrew Shoemaker.
Return Of The Prodigal
Price: Free! Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man returns home for his father's funeral and he and his brother explore their conflicted childhood in pre independent British Guiana.
The Scribe
Price: Free! Words: 115,500. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
A mysterious woman inscribing messages on the necks of men, an ancient artifact and a demon gate about to be opened - all set amidst an industrialized Renaissance. What starts out as an adventure in a vibrant and mostly familiar setting soon transitions into a dark, twisted and fantastical world, where the demons on the outside are by far not as threatening as those we harbor within ourselves.
The Poem Store
Price: Free! Words: 40,450. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Poem Store is a short story collection about women at surprising turning points during the summer of 2009. A middle aged breast cancer survivor becomes enamored with a young photographer staying in the small motel she manages. A twenty-something haiku busker in Seattle finally decides her boyfriend is no good for her. A governor’s wife realizes her husband has taken up with a Brazilian woman a
Corpus Callosum
Price: Free! Words: 53,970. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Corpus Callosum is a work of literary science-fiction about Jeanette Porter, a 30-year-old copywriter who uploads the mind of her dead sister Joey into a computer. But Joey doesn't take this change well, and begins to behave erratically. Jeanette must track down the computer’s inventor and enlist the help of several other uploaded minds in order to save her sister’s sanity and repair their bond.
Caffeine Cinema
Price: Free! Words: 14,950. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
With the world becoming a different place, his best friend sinking into a post-graduation depression, and an old family acquaintance showing up with bad news, Eddie is forced out of his comfort zone and seeks to make some changes in the easy life he's built for himself.
Wild Stabs at Love or Something Like it
Price: Free! Words: 19,260. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013 by Philistine Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Wild Stabs at Love or Something Like it is a short story collection in which love is examined as an imaginary place in the mind, as well as an agreement between two people that is real but tentative. These are stories of two ships passing in the night, of intercultural communication, of being lost and finding one's self in others, and in one's self.
Rory, My Brother
Price: Free! Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
It’s hard to live with some people, and harder to live without them. This story is based on a real family I meet some years ago. Their plight touched me, not least of all that of the older brother. Because the family tried to protect him, he seemed farthest removed from the unfolding tragedy. But there was no protecting him from the fact that sometimes, unfortunately, love hurts.
Trade (A Novelette)
Price: Free! Words: 16,940. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
The nihilistic employee of a Berlin social network chronicles the early days of a new sexual economy. What happens when the world of tech start-ups collides with the global sex industry?
Thick and Fast
Price: Free! Words: 68,290. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ambrose Ork was born thick. By contrast Harvey Paulson, the new owner of the mansion, was ambitious, and as fast as they come. So when the body was found it was clear who would take the blame. Because there was nothing Ambrose could do to change things. Or was there?
Thirteen Sketches
Price: Free! Words: 7,340. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Some call them short stories, others call them short short stories (short shorts for short). Some even call them prose poems, and I guess that in some ways they might be. I call them sketches, for that’s how I see them: an impression or mental view sketched out for joy or remembrance. This collection includes thirteen sketches about everything from air to a Bristlecone Buddha.
Ten Poems about East Asia & Kitsch Nebula Ampersands And
Price: Free! Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Asian poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Move over Buddha! Here comes Chiaia! The book of poems is broken into two parts. Part one is a travelogue told in a haiku-like style covering Malaysia to Korea. Part Two is a more aggressive mantra with terror-laden conversations between a Person and a Mushroom, Odes to things such as Kitsch Technology and For the Sake of It, and experimental poems filled with codes and HTML text.