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That Son Of Yours
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Price: Free! Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Flora has a visit from old neighbors who demand an apology from her son.
Taint on Religion
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Price: Free! Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(5.00 from 2 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
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Price: Free! Words: 2,720. Language: American English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
(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
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Price: Free! Words: 180. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Category: Screenplays » Short
(A rough draft of sorts.) Benny and Hortence talk about their new sandwich maker.
Crown of Laurel
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Price: Free! Words: 71,900. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(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
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Price: Free! Words: 55,700. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
(5.00 from 1 review)
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
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Price: Free! Words: 440. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A short story about a father, his son, his daughter and a box.
Vigil
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Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
(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.
Little Red King - Sample Chapter 1: John's First Night Out
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Price: Free! Words: 4,050. Language: American English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
(3.00 from 1 review)
Wherein John meets Jack, Jarrett, and writes his first impressions of teaching in Concentration Camp.
The Funerals at Christmas
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You set the price! Words: 8,080. Language: British English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
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)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: Italian. Published: April 4, 2014 by ZeugmaPad. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
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
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Price: Free! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Parents share a sentimental memory of their deceased child.
Los Fragmentos de Vidrio
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Price: Free! Words: 4,090. Language: Spanish. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Un texto capaz de provocar la risa y compasión. Un texto de aliento, como el último respiro antes del buceo.
Patos
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Price: Free! Words: 81,940. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
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.
Diário de um Zé Ninguém
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Price: Free! Words: 30,930. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Um morador de rua que passa a receber frequentes visitas de um cidadão comum com quem conversa abertamente sobre a vida sob uma óptica simples e sábia, própria do espírito do nosso protagonista. Salpicada de pensamentos e questões existenciais, esta obra propõe ao leitor reflexões sobre a vida real, em um nível mais humano, que podem mexer consigo, com a maneira que lida com sua própria vida
La signorina di Montegridolfo
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Price: Free! Words: 3,520. Language: Italian. Published: March 16, 2014 by ZeugmaPad. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Antonia, sistemata nel convento di Montegridolfo dalla madre che l’ha abbandonata al suo destino, deve decidere se prendere i voti o sposare il capomastro venuto a sistemare il chiostro. La scelta sarà dolorosa.
Light
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Price: Free! Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
In a world where everything is lay out in front of us labeled and stamped to look outside the fringe one might just realize that life is but a collection of choices we often make thinking we obtain a degree of autonomy over and with that comes different delusions associated with the fallacy of freedom, be it morals , righteousness , justice or even happiness.
An Homage to Writers
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Price: Free! Words: 610. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
This is something I wrote for a contest which I was way too late to enter. But I like the piece and I wanted to share it with other writers. I wrote it before starting a new story. The white snow is a metaphor for the blank page. Once the heroine reaches the cabin of course her journey isn't over, just as when we finish our stories it's not really the end. But it's a sweet moment, a reason to cele
Window
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You set the price! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Charlotte Shawl, a totem to the people and representative of the newly founded ideals in a equally infantile United States, shares her surrealistic journey through captivity, and how the change in perspective made her question all that she once "knew".
The Soul of an Author
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Price: Free! Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Thoughts of what it means to be an author. (This free story is for you! Thanks for reading my stories!) This short story was reviewed by the Worldwide Independent Fiction Writers' Association (WIFWA), of which I am now a member. Please check out their website and submit your manuscripts for review! Please spread the word! http://www.wifwa.org/