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The Rainbow Household
Series: The Rainbow Household. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 12,460. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2016 by SADAViD. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Sir Adichie, a neurosurgeon, husband of an elegant University lecturer and father to three sons and a daughter, had a blissful life with his family until he received a Benemerenti medal from the Pope same time his wife becomes the first female Vice Chancellor of the University of Nigeria. At a dinner with his family and a priest, he learns that his family's perfect life is about to keel over.
Protectors
You set the price! Words: 980. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
What if the monsters under your bed - the ones that you were taught to fear - were protecting you? What if they were protecting you from the real danger?
Directly In My Way
You set the price! Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(3.00 from 1 review)
This is the story of a boy who wanted the pain to end. He didn't want to die, no. He wanted the pain to end, but death seemed like the only way out. This is the story of a girl who wanted to die. She didn't want a way to stop the pain. She just wanted everything to stop. This is the story of how the both of both met, minutes before they planned to kill themselves.
A Not So Very Fairy Tale
Price: Free! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A lovely damsel in distress, three worried cats and a happy ending.
Quig Rises
Price: Free! Words: 9,730. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Middle-age is not for the faint-hearted, as Quig, the central character of these short stories, discovers. Join him as he attempts to negotiate the mine fields of memory, dealing with adult children and living alone without losing his sense of humour.
Uber and Under
Price: Free! Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Media tie-in
On a whim, the author (Agent 33) calls up Agent 889 to ask him about his Uber driving experience in the Charlotte area. Another tale in the psecret psociety pshort pstory pseries. Approx. 1400 words. Real-life accuracy: 98% Sorry, no Mr. Malloy. Sex: None. Violence: None. Drug usage: Mentioned in passing.
Caminho para o mar...
Price: Free! Words: 16,900. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 3, 2016 and represented by EDITORAS.COM. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Inspirational
Ao longo de nossas vidas, deparamo-nos constantemente com diversas oportunidades de aprendizado e de crescimento. Na maior parte das vezes estas oportunidades nos passam desapercebidas. Outras só são assimiladas muito tempo depois, quando adquirimos maturidade suficiente para compreendê-las. E poucas, muito poucas conseguem imediatamente atingir nossas almas.
Foggy Paws
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Inspirational
Returning home from the Army, Jennifer Day struggles with the enormous loss of her grandfather. He committed suicide, and now she only has empty questions and his empty house. A dog appears out of the fog, seeking her, and gives her more than she expected.
Winning the Lottery Doing the Right Thing
Price: Free! Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Rob had won the lottery. Twenty-three Millions Dollars. In a phone call from his daughter in law, she advised him to "Do the Right Thing!" and she made a suggestion as to what that should be. At age 77, Rob knew he was not competent enough to use the money wisely. But he wanted to do the right thing! Would you agree with what he felt the right thing was and what he did?
Il Puro, L'Impuro ~ Kosher/Treyf
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,100. Language: Italian. Published: April 25, 2016 by Fabrizio Frosini. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
"Era una fresca, chiara notte d'ottobre, in Ungheria. Anno 1984: più di 30 anni fa..". Questo l'inizio di un racconto che si fa poesia. Pécs (graziosa cittadina Ungherese) vide nascere le 10 poesie del ciclo "Musica sull'Acqua", in un’atmosfera romantica, a tratti decadente, con un andamento musicale (continuando l’ultima delle Rapsodie Ungheresi) scandito da passi di Bourrée, Rigaudon, Hornpipe..
The Esemplasy of Hunginn and Muninn
Price: Free! Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
The Esemplasy of Hunginn and Muninn is a collection of short stories. They either involve the well-known but not understood process of birth or even creation. As well as the common insecurities of unknown potential.
I Giardini Cinesi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,450. Language: Italian. Published: April 24, 2016 by Fabrizio Frosini. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Questo libro raccoglie la traduzione italiana di quarantotto poesie di Fabrizio Frosini, originariamente scritte in Inglese ed edite col titolo "The Chinese Gardens – English Poems". Si possono individuare tre aspetti dell'espressione poetica di Frosini: 1. La Verità è affermata ; 2. La Bellezza è trasmessa ; 3. Il Personale diventa Universale.
Rusted Coin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 790. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A flash fiction is best read whern travelling, In the metro or bus or in between meetings. While a lot a of flash fiction is published in today's world this story is unusual in the fact that it brings out the inner sphere of a man's dormant feelings. While some have have it easy in this world others often dream about achieving their wealth.
From The Heavens From Which It Came
You set the price! Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Religious
An Experimental Short that explores the eternal conflict of Good and Evil, Dark and Light and Humankind and God.
Избранные афоризмы
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,130. Language: Russian. Published: April 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Избранные афоризмы
Memory
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A wreck is a wreck, right? Whether it's a '72 Lincoln or a life. Come along on this exciting ride through a sleepy small town.
Gone with the Worms
Series: Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 990. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2016 by Broomhandle Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
When things can't get any worse, there's always one more horror awaiting.
Speculations of a Dark Nature - Shorts Volume 1 – Near Death Experiences
Series: Speculations of a Dark Nature, Shorts, Vol I: NDE. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,290. Language: Australian English. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
NDE is something that creates strong feelings, strong impulses. You believe or you don’t. If you don’t believe, we know you haven’t been there. If you believe, you know. And I know what you know. Listen to the music, follow the path to your heart, to home. Rejoice in the feeling of indescribable. Share the joy.
Scribbler Tales Volume Three
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
(5.00 from 1 review)
Scribbler Tales Volume Three includes: Hidden Lies, Nightmare, Payback, The Night Stalker and Turning Point.
A Sensitive Heart Explores The World
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A sensitive heart explores the world. People are sensitive beings. People see, experience and feel the world and everything on it. The interaction with the world is individual. Every single person has a worldview that is their own. Similarities in this regard connect people. Differences in how people experience, see and feel single them out. The short texts look at people and their worldview.