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Trains & Travails
Price: Free! Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2018 by M.H. Dartos. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Joseph was told by his boss: get retrained or find a job. Then Joseph is appointed a trainer who is as tech savvy as she is Japanese hot!
Pseudo Man
Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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The Pseudoman continues to raze the foundations laid down by our ancestors. His greed and self-contempt are corrupting the true essence of humanity. War, pain, loss and futile quarrels have become our absolute fate. Will we ever wake up? Or will we all volunteer to be a casualty of this self-constructed catastrophe?
The Red Handle
Price: Free! Words: 13,360. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Coming of age
Facing the failure of the government to fix the refugee crisis in the European city of Düsselstein, a factory worker, a second-generation Muslim immigrant and a neo-Nazi team up to solve the problem for real… but not like you’d expect.
No Change
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 860. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A man is waiting on his wife hand and foot, as he has done for decades. But the years have brought sickness and the possibility of death, which also brings guilt at a future finally free from constant servitude. But that freedom comes in a way he had never foreseen.
Wake Up Jormungand
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,000. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Synopsis Jormungand, was one of the three children of the god Loki and his wife, the giantess Angrboda. But that, was ancient history. And Myth. Totally unreal, unproven, Myth...
Typewriter vs. Word Processor
Price: Free! Words: 410. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
An old skool mechanical typewriter and a modern day word processor debate with each other over whether or not the typewriter still serves a purpose in the 21st century.
Villains
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,930. Language: Simple English. Published: December 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Inspirational
With each “unexpected” disaster approaching,the secret man emerged around unexpectedly. Was he coming to help ,rescuing or devastating?Was he God or a demon? Could he achieve his goals alone?
Researched Gossip
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2017. Categories: Essay » Political, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Introduction An essay on South Africa. Bitcoin, spies, bitching about politics, peddling BS, fake money, and promises of ever illusive land, since before 1994. Placed for your entertainment - and a test, for whatever remains of your critical thinking abilities - in the most randomly chaotic order, to the tempo at what we are expected to crunch, debate, repudiate, or accept things.
The Drink
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Andrew Frery is a recovering alcoholic and a politician at the end of his career. He's moving out of his county commission office when he gets a visit from an unexpected visitor delivering devastating news. But an opportune encounter the day before may save Andrew.
The Bistro
Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The arrival of the penultimate end in a relationship, where one romanticizes imagination over reality, and the other would rather compensate than accept the true circumstance.
The Waiter
Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Agents 32 and 33 venture to a nearby Italian restaurant (in Charlotte, NC, USA) in search of another short story, and one lands right in their laps. Approx. 1300 words. If this largely autobiographical tale were an American movie, it would most likely be rated PG-13 (some crude language).
Hope River
Price: Free! Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
DWS “A powerful and inspirational must read…nothing like it” - USA Today The New Crime Author M Emerald presents HOPE RIVER: A coming of age story, when Doug is free from slavery with the help of his mother's, determination to give her son a better life, on his journey he is guided by the virgin Mary to safety. Inside you'll receive the making of the story including a Secret Bonus!
Tribal Scenarios
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A story about sub-soul-group A22 and the Land Where People Forget. An interdimensional short story.
Death in the Garden
You set the price! Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Benjamin Ians Flash Fiction. To Miranda, her garden means everything; the pinnacle of her happiness, of her love and fulfilment. She looks back over her life, its amours and death to the future.
I Am Scythe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,910. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Some may say THIS, is the middle of nowhere. They'd be right. 21 November 2077, 6:22am, while passing Namyit Island on the port side - totally obscured by the fog-painted distance, the navy-blue blanket that had covered the South China Sea's treacherous abyss for hours, pulled back assiduously, as the blinding imperial command from the east, rose to claim yet another unpredictable day.
Psalms of Man
You set the price! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Four poems addressing Isaac, Adam, Sarah and Divine Wisdom. The verse plays on the previous verse as seasons and intents change according to the quartet. Four seasons deemed the history of man upon this earth, we play on biblical themes from Genesis and the Gospels; Issac, Adam and Sarah lament. Divine Wisdom laments their lament and promises a balm and shining city of future intent.
3 Marginal Stories by Travis Scholl
Price: $1,000.00 USD. Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Inspirational
Three short tales of variance from thriller to philosophic. Conclude as you will and want, as these stories are made for every reader. Each with its own strength, their potential is endless for all.
Peregrinaje del Alma Sola III
Price: Free! Words: 5,390. Language: Spanish. Published: November 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Breve diario de un verano activo. Temas líricos, sentimentales, intimistas , personalistas. Crónicas viajeras.
Sudden Onset Mid-Life Crisis
Price: Free! Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Phil tries to talk his friend, Alfie, out of an irrational desire to fly to New York and search for Fran Lebowitz.
Dances in the Theater of the Mind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
It has not been that long ago that I took ballroom dance lessons and what I quickly came to realize is that all of us are engaged in a poetic dance in this theater of life. We must all continue to develop a rhythmic ear for good music that motivates us to get up and get in synch with the best moments and opportunities that life has to offer.