Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes

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Back Bay
Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Coming of age
Back Bay - Second Place PGP Best Short Story 2015 A short story. The Back Bay only has one family living there. She can't keep going by herself. With her grandfather getting too old to help, it's time to move on. A discovery while gathering seaweed and limpets gives her food for thought.
Answered Prayer
Price: Free! Words: 54,780. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Eun Seo, the activist daughter of the successful Pastor Lee Sang Chul, has a life that is full to bursting with blood drives, fundraising events, and visits to orphanages and old folks' homes. Surprisingly, Eun Seo finds herself an unwed mother-to-be. Eun Seo is determined that her mistake will not harm her father’s ministry. Her quest to protect her unborn child leads to unexpected results.
The Waitress
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
The author and a science lab facilitator have a more-interesting-than-ever-expected conversation with a waitress at a Mexican restaurant in Charlotte (NC, USA). Approx. 1600 words. If this autobiographical tale were an American movie, it would probably be rated G (ok for all ages).
Slow Fishing the Fresh Waters of Italy
Price: Free! Words: 111,140. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Italian
Trying to make his way in a complex world, a talented but preoccupied young man’s love of fly fishing leads him to learn how to enjoy life’s moments and pleasures, unhurried.
Richter
You set the price! Words: 21,660. Language: Spanish. Published: September 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
"Richter" una serie de relatos cortos relacionados con eventos sísmicos que han ocurrido alrededor del mundo.
The Autumnal Winds
You set the price! Words: 47,100. Language: American English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
The Autumnal Winds provides a profound and fascinating window into human nature. By alternating between the past and present and by referencing unique cultural beliefs, it explores the inspiring and captivating themes of interconnectivity and companionship.
Por qué prefiero ser un narco: Es mejor que un ordinario (Las historias de la ciudad: La Frontera Series)
Price: Free! Words: 23,110. Language: Spanish. Published: September 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Joaquin Matos ha escrito una novella (primer libro de la serie) donde nos introduce no solo al personaje principal de Luis Restrepo, un hombre que toma decisiones constantemente, y ello nos mantiene en suspenso y pensando que vendra, que hara en la "proxima visita". Cada página es memorable y te deja deseando pasar a la siguiente.
Mr. Hillary's Lesson
Price: Free! Words: 910. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
When his student asks “What is Racism?” an elementary teacher must figure out how best to explain such a topic to not only the child, but the entire class.
Snow Black (Tatarian Aster #1)
You set the price! Words: 103,920. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
“Skin as white as snow, lips as red as blood, and a heart as black as ebony” aptly describes Juleena Woods, dubbed “Snow Black,” a juvenile delinquent out on parole. Her late boyfriend was killed in a gruesome murder, and only Jules’s friends in the Journalism Club believe in her innocence. Together, they set out to find the culprit and reveal the horrific truth.
The Triangle
You set the price! Words: 86,000. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A gripping tale of intrigue and war in precolonial Africa. Two young people -- Kalinda, a page in the court of the King of Buganda; and Nagawa, one of the king's beautiful young wives -- are swept up in conflict as missionaries, rival tribes and soldiers of fortune vie for power in what is now Uganda. Meticulously researched, this historical novel describes a pivotal moment in African history.
The Great American Incompetence
Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
What would happen if radical extremists in America get their way? What would the United States look like if everyone really 'went home'? When a call goes out from all of the countries in the world for asylum to all of the discriminated minorities of America, they answer the call, evacuating in masses and leaving the United States of America to determine just what to make of itself in the wake.
Indians In 2017
Price: Free! Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Introduction Literate Indians or I can say people who live in metro cities. They have good schools for their children. Qualified teachers teach them. They have the internet, so world is here in their laptop. Friends are so close than the heartbeat, through the WhatsApp and messenger, have 4 wheelers for going to the mall and wear the branded clothes.
You are Hungry
Price: Free! Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 1 review)
A story about being homeless and all alone. The nameless narrator attempts to justify his existence in his last minutes, only to find, that no one is listening.
Tchernaya Creek
Price: Free! Words: 5,020. Language: Australian English. Published: July 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
There is a tiny creek on Australia's east-coast Bruce Highway Queensland, called Tchernaya Creek, which is a Russian name. Research has the name coming from Russian immigrants escaping communism and building a new life in Central Queensland in the Colonial settlement era. This is the story of how Tchernaya Creek got its name.
"The Jamesons."
Price: Free! Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The Jamesons, a middle-class Reno family, find themselves in a mystery of Native-American origins. One that puts the family in an unthinkable position for their home and an even more precious thing to them!
Who is the beggar?
Price: Free! Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Children teach people who are littering a public park a lesson.
The Death of Samuel Hersch
Price: Free! Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
DEATH OF EMPLOYEE. After opening this grimly titled email at work, watch as the unnamed narrator attempts to reconcile his emotions with the fact that he feels trapped and completely isolated inside his modern day office. He views all of his coworkers as impostors and frauds, and his attempts at remedying this involve a 'special sweetener' which he adds to his coffee...
A Taste Of My Thoughts What's Your True Color?
Price: Free! Words: 340. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Color of people seems to be a constant in today's society. One day we will all be equal but until then this poem might help all color people.
A Taste Of My Thoughts Born White Between The Lines
Price: Free! Words: 390. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
We are all people of color some more than others. It would be easier if we were all just Americans versus race.
Terminal Moraine
Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Hua is a young woman from remote northwestern China who takes a factory job in Shanghai. The work is tedious, wrist-aching and spirit-defeating. The hours are very long. On her only day off, she receives a phone call relaying some tragic news. Once back in her village, reminders of the past appear. She wonders what she should do with her life. A mysterious text message only increases her doubt.