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Quit Playing Victim Card
Price: Free! Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A Story of a young girl who came out of all odds to walk in the path she wants to go.
The Closing of Yoshimura Kimie
You set the price! Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Everything was great in their relationship until Ai unexpectedly brought her mother over to meet him and together they found that a few months of love and respect couldn't overcome millenia of cultural bias and xenophobia.
Life:Is:A:Frequency :: Evolution
Price: Free! Words: 7,780. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This is the "This Is What I Think About Evolution" chapter of the Life:Is:A:Frequency series; written and edited by Steven M. Borella
The Book of Nice Monsters: Or a Few Scurrilous Drawings
Price: Free! Words: 2,440. Language: American English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Inspired at first by the drawings of Dr. Seuss, really Theodor Geisel and his wife. Over the years I added on scads of different Native American influences, such as Pacific Coast Northwest Indian art, Southwestern Indian art, East Coast or Algonquin Nation Indian art; classical painters, such as Picasso, Miro, Degas, Rembrandt and Vincent Van Gogh. There is a heavy “Bateman” influence, too.
Fear
Price: Free! Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
When Nikal saves a small, starving girl he finds outside after curfew, he inadvertently dooms his own brother who is blamed for his actions. Racked with guilt, he knows that he must make amends, but no one in his family agrees. Only Mirka, the child he saved. How can two children hope to stop their oppressors? Perhaps the two children are not as alone as they think.
Naripana (नारीपना)
Price: Free! Words: 7,670. Language: Hindi. Published: March 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
नमस्ते! इन कहानी और कविताओं में नारी किरदारों पर कुछ प्रयोग किये हैं। कहीं वह सकारात्मक है, तो कहीं बिल्कुल गलत पर ये सभी स्त्रियां वर्तमान को वर्तमान में जीती हैं, जो तुलना में पुरुषों में कम देखा है। नारी के सभी रूपों को स्वीकार करना समाज के लिए ज़रूरी है। नकारात्मक आदतें और व्यवहार के लिए भी थोड़ी जगह होनी चाहिए...
The Hummus Dealer of Meknes, a short story
Price: Free! Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Mustapha is a young man selling hummus in the medina of the city of Meknes. A rival opens her hummus stall opposite his and soon steals away most of his customers. Convinced she has a secret ingredient he can never discover, Mustapha intends to end his life. His rival saves him with a highly unconventional proposition.
Emilia
Price: Free! Words: 5,450. Language: American English. Published: November 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A short story about a girl who has lost her sight after the Lebanese civil war, and her way in dealing with life and discovering hidden truths after the war has ended.
Four short stories to use in the ELT classroom
Price: Free! Words: 5,810. Language: British English. Published: October 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
These four short stories were written by Jane Godwin Coury, a British ELT writer, who has lived in Brazil for more than 20 years. The stories were inspired by everyday life she has experienced both in Brazil and the UK. The book caters for students of English around the world, who would like to improve their vocabulary by reading and discussing the content with other students.
Coyote Dances With Fire.
You set the price! Words: 16,560. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
An Apache Indian unravels a scheme that would've allowed fracking on his reservation. (un-edited version.)
911
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 47. Price: Free! Words: 1,430. Language: French. Published: September 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Une situation rocambolesque est a l'origine de la Normandie. Accompagnons ici la petite bande de guerriers vikings approchant de la rivière Epte en compagnie du chroniqueur !
My Stupid Racism
Price: Free! Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A more autobiographical than I wish it was story about a role I played in a musical in high school 20 years ago. It's inspired by the way, way, way overdue removal of the Confederate flag from State capitals in recent days.
Race Wars: Episode One
Price: Free! Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
AMERICA'S MELTING POT BOILS OVER... Possibly the most controversial story yet from best-selling author, D.W. Ulsterman. A young black man shot dead on the streets of Chicago by an off-duty white police officer leads to civil unrest and outright terror throughout America as government cowers and private citizens are left to defend themselves from those who would do them harm.
Years From Now: the Reunion
Price: Free! Words: 13,980. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
We meet this group of friends at the farewell; it is the last night before school is officially over. The friends then scatter, as they pursue their goals and live their lives, following many and varied roads. Then, many years later, there is a school reunion. Who will return?
Hope
Price: Free! Words: 2,130. Language: Tagalog (Filipino). Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Sabi nila habang may buhay, may pag-asa subalit hanggang saan dadalhin ng pag-asa ang paghihirap ng puso para sa isang minamahal? Silipin ang isang masalimuot ngunit puno ng pag-asa pakikipagsapalaran ni Leonard sa buhay para sa kanyang mahal na kapatid at sa kanyang hinaharap.
Colorful
You set the price! Words: 550. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
What would happen if there was only one color for everything ? What the world would be like? This story tells the importance of diversity through the concept of colors.
Ang Kwento ng Manok at ng Asong si Patty
Price: Free! Words: 1,040. Language: Tagalog (Filipino). Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Patty's missing her twin brother Whitey. It's been a year now since that fateful day... Her chicken neighbor noticed her and was astounded by Patty's snooty yet friendly behavior. What will the awkward chicken and the catty dog talks about?
BSC
Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Resumo sobre o método BSC
Book 21 - Streets Paved with Gold
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: Free! Words: 6,090. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Hi there! My name is Carl and this is my friend Don. We would like to invite you to join us on an African Safari. We can offer you the real bush experience and close encounters with the big five. There’s no need to worry. We know everything there is to know about wild animals and animal behaviour. We are experienced in handling dangerous situations, so you will be quite safe in our hands….
Stone River
Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
This work of original fiction is a haunting story about the consequences of violence visited upon the most vulnerable, an uncompromising social commentary written to ask "why" and wait quietly for the answer. Trigger warning for brief depiction of violence and recounting of violence.

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