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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.
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?
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.
Crunchy Croissants
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Price: Free! Words: 6,650. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
There is trouble in Paris. The Strands have moved there so their gifted daughter, Kara, can attend cooking school, but their eight year old, Kiki, is not particularly content. The language is no issue, she's a language savant, but she's worried about career choices, retirement, fixing number names and running corporate club. Uh oh.
A Fine Poet
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Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
With the shirt dirty and torn from the sleeve, shoes unpolished, and without a pencil, what chance does the boy have in a class of poetry? A short story.
Theotokion
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You set the price! Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Beware the man you pull from the river; he may have thrown himself there for a purpose.
LIfe In Super 8
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Price: Free! Words: 7,530. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
No longer living in the present, Alice lives through a series of memories of her life in Super 8.
Quaintrelle
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You set the price! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
A modestly poetic short story. A woman loses herself to time--wirlwinding into mediocrity and a dull melancholy until one afternoon she opens her eyes from her slumber in more ways than one.
Lament
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Price: Free! Words: 660. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This started out as a writing exercise I read about on reddit but I like it so here it is.
Westminster Chimes
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Price: Free! Words: 700. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
He's waiting. The clock is ticking. Another macabre little story from A.M.Kirkby.