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Selling Steve Jobs' Liver: A Story of Startups, Innovation, and Connectivity in the Clouds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,930. Language: American English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
"Selling Steve Jobs' Liver: A Story of Startups, Innovation, and Connectivity in the Clouds" follows the adventures of two serial-failure entrepreneurs who obtain the late technology titan's original liver and embark on an exciting entrepreneurial journey to build a new company and technology that will disrupt the market's current model of interacting and communicating with those in the post life.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: American English. Published: August 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In this sequel from the previous short story (shattering), the government has mutated; hooking up on the despair and disseminating its dominance to the minds of the less-fortunate.
The Quartet
You set the price! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
The short story revolves around four different individuals who are struggling psychologically. *Each character has its own color (Names were not used frequently to show that mental illness can happen to anyone and there are many people like these characters). All funds raised will be donated to the Crisis Centre!
Mój cień
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 20,340. Language: Polish. Published: July 26, 2015 by Paweł Pollak. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Rachela, mając piętnaście lat, spadła z drzewa i okulała. Nie szukając lepszej partii, wychodzi za mąż za wdowca Georga, który samotnie wychowuje córkę. Przeprowadza się do niego, do domu na wyspie. Tam rozgrywa się dramat, ale na pytanie, co jest jego przyczyną, czytelnik musi odpowiedzieć sobie sam.
Jezus Barabasz
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 23,360. Language: Polish. Published: July 26, 2015 by Paweł Pollak. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Powieść religioznawcza szwedzkiego pisarza ateisty, powstała w 1928 r., w przekładzie Pawła Pollaka. Gustav Mauritz Jägerstam odkrywa, że w poprzednim wcieleniu był Żydem współczesnym Jezusowi. Pracuje u swego wuja Kajfasza jako tłumacz, dzięki czemu jest świadkiem wydarzeń znanych powszechnie z Ewangelii. Tyle że ich przebieg jest nieco inny...
Angels are with me
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,990. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Inspirational
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jay is a guy born and raised in New York, where he leads an interesting life even in its normality. It is suddenly overwhelmed by a series of events and unexpected encounters that will completely change the way he lives. Incidents and circumstances that seem random turn out to be part of a preconceived plan by his guardian angels.
Angeli sono con me
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,130. Language: Italian. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Inspirational
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jay è un ragazzo nato e cresciuto a New York, dove conduce una vita interessante pur nella sua normalità. All'improvviso viene travolto da una serie di eventi e incontri inaspettati che cambieranno completamente il suo modo di vivere. Episodi e circostanze che sembrano casuali si riveleranno parte di un piano preordinato da parte dei suoi angeli custodi.
Ethereal Pixie Rings Of Mercy
Series: Tales of shrouded history, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
When hyper-intelligent mathematician David is forced to confront his own mortality, his coveted manuscript on the ‘Proof of absence paradox’ threatens to die with him. Desperate to salvage his life’s work, he realizes that his exceptional mentee and protégé, Naila, could hold the key to the salvation of his manuscript and theorem—but their strained relationship may not allow for that.
Found Note
Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A thousand-word short story about a man who discovers an old note, and follows the mysterious note's directions.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,730. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Kitty Haskell has everything - a perfect house in the perfect neighborhood, a handsome husband, charming children, and a nasty case of gonorrhea. Rather than dealing with her cheating husband, Kitty worries the exclusive clique of Overlook moms will find out. Unfortunately, The Lookers seem to already know everything, about everyone.
When Cellphones Go Crazy
Price: Free! Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Which bridges would you burn to meet the girl of your dreams? In a cellphone obsessed world, Avery Ward is about to find out the answer to that question for himself.
Empty Plastic Father
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A short story, about 3900 words. Danny is a young man who doesn't see eye to eye with his father. When dad won't help Danny realize his college dreams, he does what any reasonable person would do: he cuts his dad out of his life and buys a new one.
I'm Not the Only One
Series: Poetry · Virginia's Hot Picks · Rising Fast. Price: Free! Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
When did it start? It’s already gone. Why did I cry? I’ve already been away so long. How did I get to this, To miss this thing, to be more Than a bit unseen, obscene, unclean, unloved, Under things that eat my soul Like a big, black bug. I’m undone. I’m already over, but I’m under, And I’m not the only one.
The Ritual
Price: Free! Words: 12,750. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Inspirational
(2.00 from 1 review)
Step into your high heels and listen to astronaut Charlie Brick confess his sins in this supernatural tragedy. A complete Novella, no part-two or cliffhanger ending. You can read this for free and know that you will see the whole story.
One Thousand Dead Stars
Price: Free! Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Take my hand, and walk with me. See their faces, know their lives. These are the stars that burned out and faded away before the world ever knew their light. Know their burdens, see their art. Know what it is that we lost, when they left us. It's the only apology we can make for not seeing them through their pain.
The First Supper: A Tale of Two Hours
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,810. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Take a family feud, add hot-button issues, toss in a dose of farce, and what do you get? A hilarious new spin on the classic film, "Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner", reimagined to reflect some of the absurdities of today’s politics. In this fast-paced comedy, clashing sets of conservative parents—one rich, the other religious—battle for the hearts, minds and pocketbooks of their newly engaged teens.
Invaders of Venustas
Price: Free! Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Invaders of Venustas is an action-packed, thought-provoking short story. It tells of a time when Lemuria, a lost continent in the Pacific, was powerful. Its Central City was the hub of the empire that the tall white beings, a spiritual group from another universe, had created and inhabited with the many extraterrestrial transplants they brought to Earth.
Price: Free! Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Media tie-in
(5.00 from 1 review)
She wrote to me again last night. It was a simple post onto my wall. She, who I have never touched, is more real to me than any of my other friends. A story of obsession. It may unravel you.
Spiked Tea
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Matthew is getting tired of waiting for the cancer to finally claim his eccentric aunt Annemarie. So he decides to help nature take its course… by adding some morphine to Annemarie's beloved tea. Beth is fond of the milk jug that is a family heirloom, but her boyfriend Ryan disagrees. Two short tales of family heirlooms, inheritances, tea and murder of 4400 words altogether.
Empty See: A Novella
You set the price! Words: 27,930. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
After years of isolation in a foreign city, an expatriated American photographer returns from abroad to his hometown of Duluth, Minnesota to pursue a career with a magazine. Reuniting with his strange sister, dealing with an eccentric new boss, and an unlikely friend shed light onto the circumstances of his departure, his inner struggles, and his possible future as an expatriate.