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Hearts of Ice
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Price: Free! Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
You come home one night, worn out by another day of hard work and not falling back into bad habits, to find the woman you love has left you. What now? A short story about addictions that never quite dry out and wounds that never heal.
En tiempo de naufragios
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Price: Free! Words: 22,170. Language: Spanish. Published: January 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Suele decirse de la ancianidad que es un tiempo de naufragio.
Literary Lunes Magazine, January 2012 Issue
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Price: Free! Words: 13,990. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Literary Lunes Magazine offers advice for writers who want to become published authors. In this month's issue, we are featuring poetry by Denny E. Marshall, Jamie Danzer, Steve Bergeron, & Tom McDade, short stories from B.D. Fischer & Matthew Wilson, and book reviews from Tony Angelo & Cambria Hebert
অ-সাধারণ সুন্দর ও অনান্য গল্প
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Series: FICTION, Book 11. Price: Free! Words: 7,810. Language: Bengali. Published: January 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collectin of short stories in Bengali
Fort Erie
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Price: Free! Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Lucky runs away from her foster home in Edmonton to arrive at Fort Erie Race Track where she finds a job walking race horses. Struggling with half-suppressed memories of abuse, she strives to start a new life on the race track. Other short stories about Lucky available as e-books are "Lucky" and "The Crow and The Dwarf." "RACING ON A WIRE," a novel based on Lucky's life, is now available.
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You set the price! Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012 by please press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
the third section of Mexico 2009 -- This is a collection of poetry and prose.
The Fisher
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Price: Free! Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Fisher is a short story set in the early 21st century about a man in the mountains of Colorado. A young man struggling to find a balance between modern society and the joys of nature. Please note, this is a short story.
Baby Girl
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Price: Free! Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
One part angry, two parts self-loathing, and a full cup of confused, Samantha is having trouble keeping her own secrets. First published in RE:AL Literary Journal Volume 30.1.
They Look Down on Me
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Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
egon yes stars as egon no in this cross-genre poem-story mashup.
The Stoat
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Price: Free! Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Set in England, The Stoat is the story of a young man who joins a karate class for his own reasons. He develops a respect and love for his karate instructor. In the end, he must choose between friendship and revenge. The Stoat placed first in the Fiction Division of an annual Writer's Digest Writing Competition and was published in Story Magazine.
Off the Rack
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Price: Free! Words: 25,580. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011 by Black Bay Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The ten stories in this volume were all written by men and women who once worked at the Paperback Rack Bookstore in Tallahassee, Florida--one of the best independent new-and-used bookstores in the country. Authors include Helen K. Bailey, Teresa Jones, Jesse Murphree Kemper, Brigette Kinney, P. V. LeForge, Nancy H. Rainey, Len Schweitzer, Shannon Taylor, Stephanie Tillman, and Sara Warner.
The Liar
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Price: Free! Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A whimsical exercise in paradox and duality with a touch of mystery and a hint of the paranormal thrown in.
Hold On
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Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story about love and ambition. 'Hold On' won first prize in the Federation of BC Writers Literary Writes competition.
Lucky
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Price: Free! Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Lucky is suffering abuse in her foster home. After she acts out in school, she is sent to see a psychologist who reaches her in a way she hadn't anticipated. Originally published in NEWEST REVIEW. Other stories about Lucky available as e-books are "Fort Erie" and "The Crow and The Dwarf." If you enjoyed this short story, check out "RACING ON A WIRE" a novel based on Lucky's life.
A walk through my memory lane
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Price: Free! Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Following is a translation from the writings of my mother, her trip to scotland. But it is more then a travel guide to scotland. It is a sumptuous saga unleashed through meditating mountains, talking rivers and wailing remains of "once splendid mansions". And most importantly it is a moment lived to the fullest and the feelings of heart truely felt by a mother and the sweetest human.
To Murder My Love Is A Crime!: Stories of Desperate Men
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Price: Free! Words: 14,950. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Three comic stories by Matthew Asprey. 'Villa des Bijoux' recounts the obsessive hunt for a location used in Alfred Hitchcock’s 'To Catch A Thief' (1955) on the Cote d’Azur. 'Gut Bucket Blues' was originally published in the Australian jazz journal Extempore. 'To Murder My Love Is A Crime!' is a noirish comedy of obsession, frustrated desire, and Mr Donut doughnuts.
Of Flowers and Sunlight
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Price: Free! Words: 940. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story about gardening. *Contains mature content not suitable for children. Discretion is advised.*
Bumble Jacket Miscellany: a miscellany for poetry and fiction 2:2
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Price: Free! Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Bumble Jacket Miscellany Volume 2 number 2 (Winter 2011) features poetry from poets Michael Lee Johnson, James G. Piatt, Jerome Brooke, Janine Surmick, Joseph Buehler, Andy Psomopoulos, Rodney Nelson, William Doreski, and Meredith E. Torre and prose from Jennifer York, Joseph Buehler, and M.E. Mitchell.
Bensonhyphentaft
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Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
At the happiest moment of Rachel Benson-Taft's life, she realizes that saying "yes" will really change everything. But, then, what's in a name?
Linares del Arroyo
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Price: Free! Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story about friendship. This story received an Honourable Mention in 'The Fiddlehead' magazine's Short story contest. "....(Linares del Arroyo) is a story prepared to take risks. When they pay off the reader is rewarded with a sensual and evocative meditation on youth and the passage of time." Gerard Beirne, author of 'Eskimo in the net'