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Committed: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Robert loves Layla more than anything, although she never returned his feelings. When she commits suicide, the tragedy is all that the teen can think about. Robert is convinced that Layla's previous boyfriend was the reason for her death, and is determined to punish him. A short but moving tale of unrequited love, revenge, and a commitment that lasts beyond the grave.
Courting Infidelity
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Price: Free! Words: 19,360. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Helen's husband has cheated on her several times. Driven by despair,she talks to a priest who persuades her to give her husband one more chance. This promise is challenged when she falls in love with Darek, the man she has always hoped to find. Darek sees her moral dilemma and, realizing he is losing her to her promise, hires a prostitute to test the true character of her husband.
A Most Excellent Love
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Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 55,990. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Few people are privileged to possess one life-long friendship that endures through heartache, separation,and economic depression,as well as happier times. Rebecca Heyward was blessed to have two such relationships; a childhood friend and the love of her life. Follow her travels and adventures growing up near Charleston, S.C. in the late 1800’s to mid 1900’s. Sometimes it is possible to go home
Beautiful Dreamer
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 130,260. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
Harry Murphy has it all: A happy marriage, robust health, a successful career. Yet as he approaches fifty Harry begins to wonder about an issue which has not previously interested him: How well is he doing spiritually? Follow Harry as he begins to examine his spirituality by recording and analysing his dreams: What he finds there will alarm and amaze him, and will radically change his life.
Dirty Genes
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Price: Free! Words: 81,460. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(4.00 from 1 review)
Abra, an intellectually gifted woman from a family with mentally retarded parents and siblings, is the family caretaker until she goes away to college severing all family ties. Sixteen years later she learns that her sister died starting her on a quest to understand why she abandoned her family. She falls in love with Adam who helps her cope with her view that she has "dirty genes."
Unordinary Tales
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Price: Free! Words: 45,930. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A compilation of eight short stories regarding Life, Death and the uncertainties of humans. From Blackout's J with psychotic episodes sending her into hours of shock to the Wolfe family in their first couple of hours trying to pull together after the surprise death of the mother figure Julia, these short stories are not your average short tales, they're quite the opposite.
Kruipend duister
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Price: Free! Words: 3,120. Language: Dutch. Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Nadat Huig zijn familie heeft verlaten, probeert hij zijn memoires te schrijven. Het verleden lijkt hem echter in te halen, waarbij zijn angsten bijna tastbaar worden.
The Suffering of Being Kafka
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Price: Free! Words: 44,530. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
A second volume of short stories and poetry translated from the Hebrew.
Celtic Evil The Fitzgerald Brothers A Celtic Christmas
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Price: Free! Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(3.00 from 1 review)
A short holiday story featuring the Fitzgerald brothers as they enjoy their first holiday after being reunited. A humorous look into their lives, snow ball fight and all.
A Rose By Any Other Name
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Price: Free! Words: 60,040. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
(4.00 from 1 review)
Professor Natalie Long has fantasized the day she would find Vincent Valentine's resting place. A scientist, she believes she has found the means to cure him of the darker side to his nature. But what if the cure could lead to his death? *(this is a work of fan-fiction; events take place after those of Final Fantasy VII)
Stealing Flowers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 120,140. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
The descriptions are rustic and vivid, you truly feel as if you are a part of the story,seeing what the characters are seeing, feeling what the characters are feeling
"Disorder" and 7 Other Flashes of Character
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Price: Free! Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Enjoy this free sampler of 8 character-driven flash stories by J. Timothy King.
La Sindone (ou O Quinto Evangelho)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 11, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Você acredita em milagres? A pergunta fora de contexto capturara minha atenção. Pensei: as palavras não conseguem mesmo esgotar uma visão que não se apresenta...
Cardinal Sin: Vanity
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Price: Free! Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Jesse's modeling career is over, she finds herself prideful and not destined for sainthood. A short story in a series of seven deadly sins. Jesse has past turning fifty in a world where only beauty counts. Short Fiction, romance, literary, immigration
Get the Time
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Price: Free! Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
James Seville died the way he lived - with somewhere else to be. Now, he finds himself adrift in a purgatory of lost souls, where time no longer has meaning. James bids his time by reliving fond memories of Zooey, the girl he never married. But in this world, it's not how you will remember the people you have loved; it's how they will remember you. A short story.
You, Me, and Your Three
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Price: Free! Words: 136,610. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
When Jack married Emma, he knew what he was doing. She had three kids, she was older than him by nine years, and she had a psycho ex-husband. Nothing too out of the ordinary these days and certainly nothing he couldn't deal with. He had seen the face of crazy and he figured out how to handle it. The world is weird anyway and "normal" is an anachronism.
The Will to Kill
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Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.67 from 6 reviews)
A honeymoon gone bad… The newlyweds, Bill and Caroline Jones are on the perfect honeymoon. Their cottage is in a secluded and romantic spot, far away from the hustle and bustle, that ensures they are not disturbed. But it also ensures that no one can hear gunshots… Revenge is truly the only answer.
Invocation
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Price: Free! Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
(3.00 from 4 reviews)
Short story of a woman returning from war to deal with the aftermath of being left by the woman she loves.
Organic Nation
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Price: Free! Words: 29,450. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
Occupy Wall St. and your mind with this thorny tale of corporate greed, amidst a backdrop of unsustainable Wall Street expectations. The spectacular rise and fall of a natural empire is perpetrated by charismatic CEO Brad Green, who is sent to white-collar jail to begin a multi-year rehabilitation process and a slow climb back up the mountain of redemption.
The Silver Lining
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Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
This story received 10th place in the 79th Annual Writer's Digest Writing Competition in the mainstream/literary short story category. It is a bitter-sweet story of an elderly woman who remembers one afternoon with her daughter. People who enjoy Hans Christian Anderson's work, such as "The Steadfast Tin Soldier and "The Little Match Girl," will love this touching story.