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The Secret
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Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A dying man considers his one regret in life. He fights with his own fears over what his children might think of him if he were to tell them, fearing above all else that they would no longer love him. He decides it is time he sought closure, if nothing else, no matter the promises he once made to himself. And those he hurt.
An Honest Man
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Price: Free! Words: 19,970. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(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
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Price: Free! Words: 76,850. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
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.
Toboggan in Clipper Grey
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Price: Free! Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A GREY CLIPPER LIGHTER is the unlikely protagonist of this little tale, travelling from one owner to the next, each with their own little story to tell: sometimes touching; sometimes dark; at other times dull; but invariably fleeting. The story of her heroic journey is told within 6,000 words.
Background Music
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Price: Free! Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
When Concetta Pianto sang her Il dolce suono, the people on Bokeem slowed to listen. But no one ever asked why she sang so often. “Nor did they query the vibrant bruises, tracked downward from her face to her limbs.”
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.
Twerking Cruxes and a Cloaked Visage
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Price: Free! Words: 97,870. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
This book is about a young man's journey to self discovery after an accident left him with amnesia and a new face.
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.