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Can't Stop Singing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
What happens if the songs in your head insist on coming out? One woman had this problem, with devastating effects.
Nut Stuffing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A festive gathering with little genuine cheer attached. The nut stuffing has ruined Erin's meal, her day and perhaps her life. This story is a snapshot of fake relationships and of biting the tongue in order to play nice with family out of obligation and in trying to keep everyone happy, even though everyone clearly is not.
Mommy, I'm Scared
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales From The Dead Volume 6. Price: Free! Words: 510. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Carol Anne would always fear the night because she knew when she laid her head down on her pillow her nightmares would suffocate her as she squeezed her doll with all her might as though it would be her last. Every night just shortly after midnight she would scream out for her mommy, but the screams would soon go unnoticed because when her mother would come in and check on her she would find no..
The Interview Room
Price: Free! Words: 3,400. Language: American English. Published: November 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
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A short story. Detective Jim Willis, now old and near retirement, can't forget about an old case, and the day he came face to face with a monster.
The Foreseer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This is a fictional short story about a young girl who learns about her gift of foresight. While the runes technically start with the F rune, this story was the first that came to my muse for translation. Anei will overcome a painful initiation and learn the history of her destiny as a Rune Messenger.
The Final Farewell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A woman raised by her grandparents keeps her vigil by her grandfather's hospital bed, remembering his love and kindness
The Last Trump (A Farce Of Politics)
Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
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When Donald Trump becomes President in 2016, nothing seems amiss -- aside from Donald Trump being President. But by the time 2020 rolls around, he's more popular than ever but things are beginning to fall apart. President Trump just doesn't seem to be himself... ...and the face he shows at his second inauguration is more shocking than anyone could dare dream!
Universal Superficial Contagion
Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
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An elderly woman, gifted with a computer and internet access, becomes a slave to the machine and ultimately it’s victim.
Beasts of War: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,910. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The blood thirsty King Nilrem, and his army of dragons, have ruled over the land for more than ten years. But when his dragons start a rebellion, Nilrem finds himself in danger of losing his empire.
Price: $2.19 USD. Words: 16,940. Language: Romanian. Published: November 4, 2015 by EdDigitala. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Essay » Sociology
Sedinta neobisnuita de psihoterapie. Un client care vrea sa ramana anonim incepe sa-i povesteasca consilierei despre viata lui secreta. Anume despre organizatia mondiala din care face parte si care se ocupa cu mentinerea unui numar rezonabil de oameni pe planeta - problema suprapopularii - Finalul arata ca totul a fost o farsa. Consiliera e ravasita rau, confuza. Nu stia ce e si ce nu e adevarat
Price: Free! Words: 9,310. Language: American English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
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Therapy has evolved. A company has created a procedure to get rid of all emotional problems. Jacob Blair is about to discover that there are problems beneath the surface . . .
Series: The Bruno Adventures. Price: Free! Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
We’ve been told that dogs’ partnership with Man took thousands of years to germinate and solidify. Perhaps it did...but that doesn’t mean that a different sort of inter-species bond would take that long, especially if Bruno the Newf were one of the participants.
9/11 The Jumper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,680. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Historical » USA
This short story is dedicated to all those who lost their lives in the attacks on America on the 11th September 2001. “A ‘jumper’ is somebody who goes to the office in the morning knowing that they will commit suicide”… “These people were forced out by the smoke and flames or blown out.” - Ellen Borakove, spokeswoman for the medical examiner’s office.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
There are families, and there are families, and family members come in all kinds. Some are good to talk with, some to hang out with, and some will kill you. The characters in this story use strong language.
WIngs: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 820. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
She was paralysed by fear and could not go on. But she must go on. She must!
Το παιδί που κατάπιε μια φάλαινα
Price: Free! Words: 9,370. Language: Greek. Published: October 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Movements / Jungian, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Το παιδί που κατάπιε μια φάλαινα είναι ένα παραμύθι για μεγάλους. Η συνάντηση του Έρικ με το εσωτερικό του κήτος. Δύο όντα μοναχικά, διαφορετικά σε ένα κοινό σώμα. Πως μπορούμε να συμφιλιωθούμε με τις παιδικές μας μπουκιές;
Sordid & Organized
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Horror » General
As Hallowe'en approaches, take a guided tour through the prep room of a mortuary. Let the mortician himself explain how difficult or easy is the preparation for each person. Well, former person. Don't miss his take on the delivery people, those of fewer skills who bring his clients to his place of business. And don't miss his knowledge of the various kinds of waste. And why it often is a shame.
About Mrs. Featherberry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Why is the waitress in this small town opening up to this newcomer? What do rotten sardines have to do with homemade pie?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A meek, mild accountant from Cleveland finally, finally gets a break when he lands a big client for his firm. But he gets an even bigger one when he gets to Louisiana.
An Alchemist's Wedding
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A novitiate Alchemist gives a wedding speech reflecting on the wonder of joy and the predicament of love.