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Waiter, There is a Fly in My Soup!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2015 by VintagEreads. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Truly, there is no other meal quite like breakfast, especially when served by a bright-eyed waiter who regards your private delectation of the offerings to be a thing as preordained and sacrosanct as a fly-free meal. But fellow breakfasters may sometimes disregard the premises of civilisation and culture - a battle of the wits might ensue.
Two Doors
Price: Free! Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
What you’re about to read will horrify you. I want it to horrify you. It horrifies me. I wrote it because I feel it’s important to point out where we’re headed—the terminus we’ll reach should certain trends continue. The Afterword is not fiction. It’s as least as horrifying as the story. I mean it sincerely. Please read it.
Just For A While
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,360. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A shortstory about a young woman, in a world not like our own, whose life is brought into chaos. After a fateful day she is unable to tell the future from the past.
Statesman: Origins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,470. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
The first segment of a forthcoming novel. A young lawyer of high abilities is surprised by the offer of a high corporate position. In the course of his superintendence of a case of massive fraud against the federal government, he becomes acquainted with a prodigy with a history of loss and sorrow that neither he nor the law has any power to assuage. From the Realm of Essences series.
Mutiny of the Broken
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Transcending human brokenness and coming to know God's unending love and everlasting grace.
Ethereal Pixie Rings Of Mercy: OpenDyslexic Edition
Series: Tales of shrouded history: OpenDyslexic editions. Price: Free! Words: 8,370. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Science fiction » General
This is a special version of "Ethereal Pixie Rings Of Mercy" aimed specifically at cognitive impaired readers. If you don't suffer from any form of dyslexia, please purchase the regular edition instead.
Green
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
green beckons us - green evokes life - green is a collection of simple reflections about things that seize me like the mountains and canyons of Colorado where I grew up and Japan where I fell in love. A love of mystics permeates the collection along with inspirational quotes from a variety of authors and philosophers.
"Where Do Nazis Come From, Daddy?"
Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
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“When men reduce their virtues to the approximate, then evil acquires the force of an absolute, when loyalty to an unyielding purpose is dropped by the virtuous, it’s picked up by scoundrels—and you get the indecent spectacle of a cringing, bargaining, traitorous good and a self-righteously uncompromising evil.” – Ayn Rand
Among Apple Trees
Price: Free! Words: 1,810. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A young man takes his great-granddad to the store -- a simple occurrence that happens hundreds, maybe thousands of times daily across the world. But this trip will be something unexpected and special for them both.
The Bulge
Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
Two agents - one who is quite high and won't stop joking - discuss the CATS Gold Line streetcar alignment through inner east Charlotte. Another psecret psociety pshort pstory. Approx. 1200 words. A quick fun read that won't railroad you into a collision.
Freddy And The Scorpions
Price: Free! Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
This story is about a young white boy who came to better understand the world through the eyes of “Freddy”, an old black man who worked for his family on a small farm in South Africa. It takes us from fear and preconceptions to understanding and redemption.
Lady Linguist
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
After a near break-in at her apartment, a young Greek woman reassesses her life. She starts a blog under the alter-ego of Lady Linguist. As she ventures forth into the new and strange cyber-world, she finds herself confronted with the real-life decision of either huddling within the safe strictures of her culture, or stepping out into the unknown.
Badland
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,900. 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.
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
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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
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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: 1,350. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A 1300-word short story about a man who discovers an old note intentionally hidden in an old Charlotte apartment. He then follows the mysterious note's directions.
When Cellphones Go Crazy
Price: Free! Words: 11,590. 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.