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Stingy Brim Trilby
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Price: Free! Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The soul of a pedantic attorney plays hooky and falls in love.
Reliquary
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Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It starts with a single bite, a morsel, a taste and then it builds to a dish, to a meal, to a banquet.
Valley of Flowers
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Price: Free! Words: 29,080. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The story opens high up in the famed Valley of Flowers, or 'garden of the gods' in N. India. It follows the trek of a 17-year-old Indian youth, named Nicolas Kumar, who is made to go into the Himalayas to give his 'ego a death.' It is a modern retelling of the Bhagavad Gita.
Every Song's About Death
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Price: Free! Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An old school band manager and a new school performer find common ground.
Naming Things
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Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Adam, Eve, and God hit a few bumps in the beginning of everything.
Chaste
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Price: Free! Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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A priest smokes a cigarette, sees a girl, and experiences a moment of hideous regret.
. . . Constant Red . . .
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Price: Free! Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
At a time when the one per centers can have their way with whatever they want, they decide the color red is counter-productive. Can they just pull it off the shelves?
Bullfighter
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Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man goes to Spain, smokes a cigarette, and stands his ground.
Life on Other Moons
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Price: Free! Words: 16,160. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After the last woman on Earth dies and the moon breaks in half, the male survivors begin to question love, masculinity, and fate. Later, a civilization on the moon begins to rebuild after decades of civil war. Three other stories chart the progress of a boy and his father on their multi-year journey from rural, 1960s Alabama to a war-torn Vietnam and ultimately to the moon.
The Guy in 3C and Other Tales, Satires and Fables
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Price: Free! Words: 23,760. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by The Wessex Collective. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The book is a mixed bag of satire, mordant and/or playful wit as well as other forms of non-realistic fiction. Targets include American historical blindness (The Guy in 3C”) , obsessive social correctness (“A Breach of Decorum”), greed (“The Reminder”) and literary pomposity (Litbiz Magazine Interview)
We Were Just Kids
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Price: Free! Words: 730. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A stream of conciousness piece of flash fiction about a guy in a bar.
Peder and Terese
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Price: Free! Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
At first sight of each other from the fishing boats of their fathers, Peder and Terese fell in love. But Peder was from Hjuvik, Sweden, twenty leagues across the Kattegat from Terese's home in Skagen, Denmark. And when the time came for them to claim each other, the Kattegat would be only one of gulfs to be crossed—the North Sea gale only one of tempests the lammeskyer brings.
Посетительница
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Price: Free! Words: 860. Language: Russian. Published: November 15, 2014 by Boris Seaweed. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Короткий рассказ о женщине, пытающейся справиться с ситуацией погружения своей матери в старческое слабоумие. В 2014 году этот рассказ стал победителем ежегодного конкурса короткого рассказа Talus, проводящегося в Университете Эдит Кован в городе Перт (Австралия). Перевел с английского языка и опубликовал Boris Seaweed.
Beaver At His Parents' [Episode 1]
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Price: Free! Words: 19,860. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Every life has a history. Everyone has a home page. Sometimes, to go forward, you have to hit the "back" button. Beaver At His Parents' is a comedy-drama series about Charlie, a lawyer who loses everything and returns to his home town to start over. Episode 1: "Reasonable Foreseeability" Length: 20,000 words
Psalms On Her Skin
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Price: Free! Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Sylvan Gate Books. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
As part of the Sylvan Gate Poets Project, Daniel Ward walks us, page by page, through a ragged and faltering sinful journey of two lovers and friends as they fumble through the decades in search of forgiveness and redemption.
Mixed Media
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Price: Free! Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
MIXED MEDIA is a surreal tale of masterpieces, Delphic sugar cubes, and the promise of new perspectives. What's hidden by what we see?
Form Follows Function
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Series: Computer User Fiction · All Earnest Long's Fiction. Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Imagine you get a computer and you want to do something on it, perhaps using your word processor and spreadsheet software. This is what someone does is this story, they print a form to fill in every day of their own data, they data enter it and analyse it to make scientific discoveries or improve their own life. Sounds like research but he had not training in doing research. Time will tell if anyt
kClockwork
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Price: Free! Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The big issue with time travel is that there are a zillion issues with time travel. The Torus Club has the money power to work those issues and have vendors working on each one. The Venknams have their hands full with their issue, and as someone puts it, you can't just break into heaven and steal secrets, and holy cow if you did and got caught. Anyone for fried rice?
Electrons Livres n° 2
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Price: Free! Words: 29,930. Language: French. Published: November 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / French
Recueil d'oeuvres d'auteurs indépendants (2ème recueil). Découvrez les oeuvres ou extraits de 17 auteurs indépendants.
Ash (George Ash Chronicles Book 2)
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Series: George Ash Chronicles. Price: Free! Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mourning the loss of a young patient, famous heart surgeon Dr. George Ash is fighting depression. He is completely disengaged at work, sleepless at night, and meanders through the urban jungle of Los Angles highrises and sprawling cemeteries. His boss, Cheryl, forces him to speak at a cardiology conference in Boston accompanied by an exuberant hospital volunteer named Matt.