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Bewitching Earth
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Price: Free! Words: 7,240. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Love for the world, and its many beautiful niches, heals a young girl's heartache after a short affair with an older man.
The Pale Thane
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Price: Free! Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A pale young man, looking twice his age, manages a vast complex of apartments. The residents despise him for his apparent weakness. What they don't know might lead them to see him differently if it were not for the legacy of his father.
Before Dark, and After
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Price: Free! Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(4.00 from 1 review)
Poems that explore the interstice between light and dark, day and night, perhaps even good and evil.
Less of Everything
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Price: Free! Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012 by NAP BOOKS. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
by Dave Shaw. Dave Shaw is a writer from somewhere in Canada. His work has been featured on Temporary Infinity, Coffinmouth, Internet Poetry, and other online sources. He curates the website 'Lit Mixtapes'.
The Old Man And The Sea Monster
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Price: Free! Words: 740. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
All the fish are gone, stolen away by an unknown and possibly terrible force. With a young boy as his witness, one old man waits for the culprit to return to the scene of the crime.
The Celestial Cornet
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Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Samantha Malinowski possesses a useable range up to high F and screeches double C's for the sheer fun of it. When the high school band distributes new arrangements, the sixteen-year-old trumpeter plays through the music without missing a note. A born lead player with cast iron chops, Sam can read flyshit on toilet paper!
Face in the Water (A Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012 by Cincinnatus Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Jerusalem, 1989: After his best friend dies of a drug overdose, a Georgia Tech student walks away from his life, eventually winding up in the ancient and narrow streets of Jerusalem during the first Palestinian Intifada. An early short story written by Charles Sheehan-Miles, author of the surprise indie bestseller Republic: A Novel of America's Future.
Agricultural Production in the Sudan
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Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A (very) short story about sunflowers, a Sheikh and the desire to change the world. Does not contain any statistics about Sudanese agriculture (sorry).
Sanitation
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Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Maria Santos, who just bought the Breakfast Nook, knows nothing about cross-contamination, pest control, immersion gauges or reduced-oxygen packaging. The new health inspector is every restaurant owner’s worse nightmare, but Maria needn’t worry. She’s got an ace up her culinary sleeve.
Fidelity: Episodes from Three Lives in Japan
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Price: Free! Words: 8,860. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set in the Osaka-Kobe area, the interconnected erotic stories of Fidelity: Three Interconnected Lives in Japan concern the unpredictable and labyrinthine symbiotic relationship between American expatriates Hank Hashimoto and Aurora Tanabe and the eccentric Erina Wada, nicknamed “Booger Eater” by Aurora.
Animal Rights Poetry: 25 Inspirational Animal Poems Vol 1
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Price: Free! Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Longtime vegan and animal rights campaigner, Jenny Moxham proudly presents Volume 1 of insightful Animal Rights Poetry. These 25 poems were written to inspire kindness and compassion for animals and to raise public awareness about the routine suffering inflicted on them at the hands of man. The poems will hopefully inspire readers to take up the cause for animals.
A world apart and other stories
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Price: Free! Words: 19,310. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of short stories by the author of Balls and The Trap-Door, most have which have been selected for publication in literary magazines. Quality literature ranging from humour to the unsettling.
Karl - A Psychiatric Story
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Price: Free! Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a first person short story about some experiences of Karl - a psychiatric nurse
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: 7,560. Language: Bengali. Published: January 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
এই বইটি কয়েকটি বাংলা ছোটো গল্পের সংকলন। প্রথম গল্পটি একটি নিটোল প্রেমের গল্প। দ্বিতীয় গল্পটি একটি হাসির গল্প। তৃতীয় গল্পটিতে গঙ্গাদেবীর মহিমা নিয়ে এবং চথুর্থ গল্পটি ধনি পরিবারের দিশাহীন ছেলের গল্প।
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.