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The Compassionate Act
Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
What if a radiologist tried saving you by letting you die? How can and act of Compassion be considered a criminal act?
The Last Bus Home
Price: Free! Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(3.00 from 1 review)
A man receives a bus ticket in the mail from his dead mother. The ticket says Route Zero: Home. Everything in his life from his mother's death up to this point has been as dull as cinder blocks and just as dirty. Should he take the Zero bus? What waits for him at the end of the line?
Retribution
Price: Free! Words: 14,380. Language: American English. Published: July 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A novelette. Paul’s daughter is taken when he leaves her alone for a few minutes at the park. He thinks he saw the man who took her, but not everybody believes his story. Ten years later Paul crosses paths with this man again, and he plans his retribution.
Hot Tramp
Price: Free! Words: 9,940. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Hot Tramp is a prequel to the novel Straight Men in Gay Bars. Eric is preforming a new social stunt by wearing a red boa to Vancouver’s hottest gay night club, Celebrities. His plan is to reprimand men as that try to pick him up; insisting that it is wrong to assume that all cross dressers are gay. It’s a dumb idea, but Eric is drunk and he enjoys the foolishness, besides what could go wrong?
An Honest Man
Price: Free! Words: 20,010. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(3.00 from 1 review)
"An Honest Man" is a novella which explores the personal journey of a man who decides to be completely honest; with himself and toward others. The ramifications and revelations that occur as a result of this decision take his life in a completely new direction.
Turnbull: Based on a True Story
Price: Free! Words: 76,850. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Theo, a turn of the century, South Carolina Preacher's son came from barely anything. Eldred, raised by share cropper parents, came from even less. Their paths overlapped for decades until one ended up dead along a deserted road and the other was sentenced to 99 years in the Tennessee State Prison.
That Son Of Yours
Price: Free! Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Flora has a visit from old neighbors who demand an apology from her son.
Taint on Religion
Price: Free! Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
After experiencing tragedies that lead her to a checkered life, Natasha has decided to go on the path to redemption. There is promise with her membership at Reverend Jamison’s church. When discoveries are accidentally made, does Natasha stay mum about what she’s learned or does she place a taint on religion? (short story) Disclaimer: Deals with adult situations.
Looking for Bianca: a short story
Price: Free! Words: 2,720. Language: American English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Looking for Bianca is contemporary narrative fiction telling the story of Tara, who is struggling to come to terms with the death of her sister. Tara travels to an Italian garden her sister also visited, looking to connect with her sister's memory and hoping it will help her begin to heal.
The Sandwich Maker
Price: Free! Words: 180. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Categories: Screenplays » Short, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(A rough draft of sorts.) Benny and Hortence talk about their new sandwich maker.
Ma-Sofia's Railroad Escape
Series: Lunch Break Series. Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Part of the Lunch-break Series. This is the first of a series of short-stories for those who need a good story in a limited amount of time. Ma-Sofia's Railroad Escape All Aboard! . Two woman, each with a plan meet on a train and form an immediate bound.
Crown of Laurel
Price: Free! Words: 71,890. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(4.00 from 1 review)
A gripping novel with unforgettable characters and dilemmas with no easy answers. Crown of Laurel reflects the streets, back alleys, and moody skies of Seattle during the recession of the early 1980’s, and brims with sharply drawn characters whose experiences are relevant today, as we all struggle to adjust our dreams to limited options.
The Inelegant Universe
Price: Free! Words: 55,700. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A baker's dozen of stories about wives, lovers, mothers, publishers, teachers, petty criminals, pigeons, and fossils of flesh and stone, with settings ranging from the towering Sierra Nevada to the flatlands of Indiana.
The Box
Price: Free! Words: 440. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A short story about a father, his son, his daughter and a box.
Vigil
Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
When the invincibility of youth collides with the unexpected during a sunny wake-boarding Saturday morning, a family is catapulted into the grief of a bedside vigil, willing their son and brother back to the living.
The Funerals at Christmas
You set the price! Words: 8,080. Language: British English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Ballard Funeral is the consummate showman, and the consummate arsehole – he’s also dying. With the help of his witless aid George and his adopted son and cash-cow Edward, Ballard is assembling a televised funeral extravaganza to celebrate his impending death. The Funerals at Christmas is a blackly comic tale that has echoes of Bukowski, Brautigan and Carver – but with a unique London voice.
Il moscone (Lucilia Caesar)
Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: Italian. Published: April 4, 2014 by ZeugmaPad. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Ludano Furlan, autotrasportatore friulano, si ritrova trasformato in un moscone verde. In quella mutazione può ammirare, da un altro punto di vista, la sua adorata e giovane moglie Lorena Miletic, croata di Danzica.
Little Star
Price: Free! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Parents share a sentimental memory of their deceased child.
Los Fragmentos de Vidrio
You set the price! Words: 4,090. Language: Spanish. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Plays » European / Spanish & Portuguese
Un texto capaz de provocar la risa y compasión. Un texto de aliento, como el último respiro antes del buceo.
Patos
Price: Free! Words: 81,940. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A saga de um jovem de espírito inquieto que, na busca de seu caminho, encontra-se diante de um novo "eu" desprovido de valores e de conduta questionável. Um novo "eu" descontrolado e perturbado que é submetido a um tratamento psiquiátrico duvidoso lhe revelando a pior e mais torturante fase da sua vida.