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Flower Beds
Series: The Rise of the Totalitarians, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A man's decision to water the flowers in his front yard leads to a deadly confrontation.
The Jew's Wife & Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 58,100. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013 by Savvy Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
What do you do when your next-door neighbor is arrested for sexual molestation? How does a dirt farmer from the old country feel about working for a Jewish landsman? The author’s world embraces Catholic convents, risqué Halloween parties and the steamy corridors of New York apartment buildings with equal ease. His observations are penetrating, his voice invites sympathy and understanding.
Harajuku (+)
Price: Free! Words: 54,830. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.00 from 1 review)
Ritchie Ufuo, recent graduate of a Pennsylvania university, moves to Tokyo where he runs into the champagne-and-cocaine Soren Soutern. The louche, high-spending, high-octane group of Japan expats introduce a new world to him, but at what cost and to what outcome? Japan around the turn of the century, with ecstasy and cocaine flowing, and the future apparently limitless...
I, Writer
Price: Free! Words: 24,610. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is an introduction to my other eBooks – 7 volumes of Flash Fiction in most genres, 4 of poetry & 5 of essays, inc the unexplained. This volume has over 40 pieces of Flash Fiction + Poetry, Writing Tips and Memoirs – a dip-in volume to read at your leisure in a fast world. Here’s hoping I slow you down a little.
Letters to a File
Series: The Rise of the Totalitarians, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Folders in a storage room tell the story of a civilization's fall.
The Divine Dantes: Squirt Guns in Hades
Series: Divine Dantes Infernal Trilogy, Infernal Trilogy #1. You set the price! Words: 74,230. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A finalist in the Indie Book Awards "Best Second Novel" category, "The Divine Dantes: Squirt Guns in Hades" is the first in a trilogy of laugh-out-loud books paralleling Dante Alighieri's classic poem, "The Divine Comedy," where the characters of The Inferno are encountered in modern times with surprising results. Read this literary, rock, love story today!
The Divine Dantes: A Prologue
Price: Free! Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
If "The Divine Comedy" and "Catcher in the Rye" had a love child, "The Divine Dantes: Squirt Guns in Hades" would be it. The novel is the first in a trilogy of laugh-out-loud books paralleling Dante Alighieri's classic poem, "The Divine Comedy," where the characters of The Inferno are encountered in modern times with surprising results. Read this literary, rock, love story today!
Glass House
Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
What happens when a sexy pet store owner lures a sophisticated wife into his eco-friendly web? "Glass House" is the author's fun-filled attempt at "flash fiction", ultra-short stories of less than 1000 words. At 1400 words, Sophie laughingly calls the story her "best failure ever" and promises to revisit its heroine soon. In the meantime, for a tasty lunch-time snack, give "Glass House" a try!
The Scribe -- Spring 2013
Price: Free! Words: 10,630. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The St. Louis Writers Guild presents The Scribe: Literary publication for writers, by writers
Encounter
Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
A short story depicting JFK and Jackie's first-ever meeting.
According to the List
Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
"According to the List" is a short story that reflects the personal views of the author in terms of many of life's question. What would you do if you won the lottery? If you were stranded on an island? What do you need in life in order to be happy? A writer may drown themselves away from the world, but the words will always be there.
The Range Trip
Price: Free! Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
When a salesman attempts to infiltrate The Iron Range and convince the salt-of-the-earth inhabitants to pay for home improvements provided by his company, his trip turns out to be a bizarre ordeal involving dark secrets that he would've never expected. This is a tribute piece to Hunter S Thomson who died recently.
The Assassin's Assassin
Series: The Green Lady and Other Stories. Price: Free! Words: 8,780. Language: British English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
(5.00 from 1 review)
Hired to kill a killer, a discreet murderer tracks down the beautiful but deadly Thamesis. But what is the secret of her fatal allure? And in the end, who will assassinate who?
50 Haiku
Price: Free! Words: 790. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Not the traditional Japanese Haiku system, these are a system of my own devising.
The Waking House
You set the price! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
A matriarch's death brings her three children back to the house where they grew up. This short story first appeared in Line Zero Issue 5, November 2011.
Barack Obama & George W. Bush Spend an Evening in the Oval Office
You set the price! Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The current and former presidents, ideological opposites, spend an evening together, where Bush reveals more than he ever did while in office. The president plays the role of barister and elicits historic testimony and honesty from his former foe.
The Summer of the Homerun
Price: Free! Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Smitty is 13. It is the summer when he and his friends enter high school, the time when all the awkwardness of youth begins to shift and all those things that seemed simple are actually complicated. But Smitty is okay. He has his friends on his baseball team, and he and his sort-of girlfriend seem to want to hang out. But then the New Kid hits that homerun and everything changes.
Coffee and Sugar
Price: Free! Words: 92,480. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
This is the story of Joao, an uninspiring country boy who moves to a slum in the city with his drunken father and falls for amiable prostitute named Charity.
Världen som jag tyckte den såg ut när jag levde
Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: Swedish. Published: March 21, 2013 by Niklas Lagström. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Scandinavian Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Boken "Världen som jag tyckte den såg ut när jag levde" innehåller en samling korta texter och poesi om livet av Ulla Britta Ramklint
Perguntas-me?
Price: Free! Words: 9,470. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Quarenta e seis histórias pequeninas com ilustrações nos rostos. As histórias também têm rostos? Ora, as histórias são multidões de rostos, desejos, sonhos e gostos. Que histórias estão nestas páginas? Perguntem ao livro.