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Lilac Cadillac
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Synopsis Have you ever found yourself in a conversation where someone throws 'Family is everything' around, like it's cheap confetti? It had been many long years after, and the tightly-knit film-making family of Moorcrofts would listen in on conversations like these, and not react, correct, elaborate, or judge. Maybe because they made a pact to keep life 'after' Sue's birthday to themselves...
The Bridge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Richard has been hunting for a job that will earn him respect from his family and friends. When he finally gets it he must question whether it is worth all the life changes that go along with it. He may just find that the old adage, "Be careful what you wish for" applies better than he expected.
Relationships: Are They Lessons for The Soul?
Price: Free! Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Relationships: Are They Lessons for The Soul? By TysonDemetrius is a journey through the emotional rollercoaster that is a relationship. No one has been left out in this collection of short stories about relationships in life that are truth and some that are lies. He leaves it up to the reader to decide which path they relate to and which relation they are. Exciting,
Before & After
Price: Free! Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Before & After is a flash fiction collection by Carlos Frigo that focuses on the potential spectrum of life-changing experiences.
यदि इच्छाएं घोड़े थे If Wishes Were Horses (हिंदी संस्करण) (Hindi Edition)
Price: Free! Words: 77,810. Language: Hindi. Published: March 24, 2018 by Seraphim Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
बलिवेदी पर फैंकी हुई और खानाबदोश, रोज़ी ज़ालबेडोरा ने आस्‍ट्रेलिया के आंतरिक क्षेत्र के सीमा में गवर्नस की नौकरी ले ली। वहाँ उसकी मुलाकात पीपा ब्रिस्‍टोह नामक एक भावुक बच्‍ची से हुई जो अपने माता-पिता के कटु अलगाव का सामना परियों की रानी और एक सींग वाले जानवर के जादुई दुनिया में पलायन कर करती था। पीपा को उसके थका देने वाली पढ़ाई-लिखाई में पकड़ जमाने के नियत काम के लिए रोज़ी की नियुक्‍ती की गई और...
Baklava Part 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,450. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Alternative history
Synopsis Against the eternal clock - counting down for us, we live and work, and bake and play, and serve a higher purpose - all part of someone's recipe. Maybe. And like a renowned recipe, it's all about attention to detail - from attentive preparation, right through to a particular flair for a spectacular presentation.
The Cipher
Price: Free! Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A middle-age man, a home inspector, stumbles upon a short cipher in southwestern Virginia (USA). As he tries to solve it, the weather conditions worsen. Then there is a medical emergency. Later that evening, the Cherokee barista wonders if it was too much. Approx. 1200 words. If this little vignette were expanded into an American movie, it would be rated G (ok for all ages).
The House in Fez
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,200. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2018 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
When sisters Juliet and Portia are invited by their estranged mother, Miranda, to visit Fez, they’re shocked on arrival to discover she has married Samir, a man half her age and already married to Zina, and he employs children in sweatshops. Portia defies him to help the children. When Zina plunges from a balcony, Portia is blamed. Juliet and Portia are forced to re-examine their loyalties.
Playing Without Rules: Men of Spring Baseball Romance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,310. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Marcia Powers wants nothing to do with ballplayer Brock Carter, especially after she told him to go away and pursue his dreams. Brock Carter's back in town to rekindle his romance with Marcia. Marcia is unable to resist Brock, but determined to keep her secret. What will he do when he discovers the real reason Marcia sent him away?
Learn German With Stories: Digital in Dresden - 10 Short Stories For Beginners
Series: Dino lernt Deutsch. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,520. Language: German. Published: March 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » German, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In this sequel to “Zurück in Zürich”, Dino lands a promising new office job in Dresden with stable pay and promotion opportunities, but it’s only so long before corporate implications force him to make a tough decision. Explore Dresden, learn about local culture, history and improve your German effortlessly along the way!
The Witness
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
This is a short story. This is also the first of the Issues Series: Responsibility. Jimmy Johnston is put in a place where he has to decide what is right and wrong in a very bad situation. Should he tell someone, or try to keep it to himself. And could he live with himself if he didn't?
The Crossroad
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
When a woman undertakes a journey to confront her past, she ends up at a literal crossroad where she must make the most important decision of her life or risk being destroyed.
Memoir From Hell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,250. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A child’s life should be idyllic: filled with friends, abundant joy, and carefree days of endless possibility. But that was not to be for Jake Malloy and his little sister, Dory. Their lives traversed paths upon which no child should tread. As a young adult trying to overcome the past, Jake chronicles the events that destroyed the possibilities and turned life for the Malloys into a living hell.
Don't Call Me Mum
Series: The Lacey Taylor Story, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 89,520. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2018 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Lacey Taylor’s life was turned upside down by the stroke of a pen, putting her on a path to find her birth mother, Cora Maguire. But Cora is not the maternal type. Their relationship is strained as Lacey struggles for Cora’s affection. When Lacey’s life-path takes an unplanned twist, Cora becomes furious. How often can Lacey deal with life’s struggles without finally succumbing to them?
The Cell Tower
Price: Free! Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Alternative history
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A Central American cell-phone technician has a startling change of plan half-way up a tower in Charlotte (NC, USA). If this little vignette were expanded into an American movie, it would most likely be rated G (ok for all ages). Vaguely based on a real-life incident. Approx. 1,100 words.
Stolen Conscience (Political Scavengers Series)
Series: Political Scavengers Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,180. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
It was drizzling that Sunday morning when some sympathetic crowd gathered at the River Valley dumpsite - some crying, some others angry. No one could help. The dumpsite lay adjacent to the river, apparently for ease of evacuation of waste through the waterway. It was the helpless,
Гражданин неба
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 8,300. Language: Russian. Published: March 2, 2018 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Публицистическое эссе «Гражданин Неба» написано от лица Андрея Малышева — номинанта на Нобелевскую премию в области литературы, истинного патриота России, который на протяжении многих лет прикладывает все силы для ее возрождения. В преддверии выборов особенно активно проявляются лица, которые рвутся к власти всякими способами.
Matsyasana
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Matsyasana is an uncomfortable backbend said to help the yogi to see the world in a different way. But what Kathleen & Allison see is the middle-aged spiritual leader hitting on all the younger women, including Kathleen's daughter! While they consider the efficacy of their practice, Megan proves resourceful in teaching the teacher a valuable lesson while supporting the women in their yoga journey.
Loyalty
Series: RiffRaff Records. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,510. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2018 by Boroughs. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Cash Matthews would do anything for his twin, except forfeit the burgeoning love he has found with Katie Cadence.
The Messes in our Minds
You set the price! Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
THE MESSES IN OUR MINDS is a collection of stories exploring the darker corners of the human experience.