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Fathers: A Collection of 3 Flash Fiction Stories
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: American English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Parents
Fathers: A collection of Three Flash Fiction stories consist of three short stories, "Teddy", "He never Came", "His Truth". All shining a lot of the lack in-home issues many families face regarding an empty father presence.
Running for the Guv
Price: Free! Words: 24,860. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Blake Guv is a starving young attorney, desperately trying to get new clients. As a last hopeless gamble to obtain some publicity, he foolishly enters the race for Governor of his state as an independent candidate. When a series of unexpected events shove him to the front of the race, Blake is forced to start taking the campaign seriously. But the truth is, Blake hates politics with a passion!
I Just Let Her Die
Price: Free! Words: 6,060. Language: American English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Short Story about Jessica--a young woman whose conscience burns to confess a wrong--and what happens after she answers an unexpected knock at her door.
Brittany And Dustin Depart This Earth
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: American English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
A short story of about 1500 words. Brittany and Dustin have had a long, happy marriage and now it's time to retire. They're headed for Little Heaven, an orbital habitat where elders can enjoy low-gravity living. Dustin, however, wanted to live out his days on Earth. He's going just to please Brittany -- which is a recipe for disaster unless he can find a way to be happy in Little Heaven!
New Dawn
Price: Free! Words: 61,260. Language: British English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
A man is running for his life. An army is deployed to hunt him down. He has no right to be there. He has no right to live. He is not considered human. The year is 2058. The world's powers have been stabilised, the citizens of the newly formed super-states are safe, living in peace. But for those, born on the wrong side of The Wall, peace must be paid for, and the price is higher than ever befor
A Friday Fairytale
Price: Free! Words: 15,680. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2016 by P'kaboo Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
Vonce there vas a villain so vile, the vegetation vilted vhere he put his vicked vorking boots. And a Hero so Huge, so Hunky and Heroic, his name could only be Hugo. And a dragon so dangerous and diluvian (ante-), you get the idea. And then there was Nadisda: A being of pure magic. And one day the vile villain asked her to create a curse. That's where it all went wrong...
Protectors
Price: Free! Words: 980. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
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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
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: 1,310. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » 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. 1300 words. Real-life accuracy: 98% Sorry, no Mr. Malloy. Sex: None. Violence: None. Drug usage: Mentioned in passing.
The Contract
Price: Free! Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Jimmy thought he was finished with contract killings. He had a wife, a little daughter—he knew he couldn't keep it up. But then, a contract with a huge payout landed on his doorstep. His life starts to collapse with each decision, for it's true what they say: there is no honor among thieves.
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.
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?
Волки едят без хлеба
You set the price! Words: 49,510. Language: Russian. Published: April 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Мир должен знать все это, иначе разучится дорожить человеческой жизнью. Постарайся выжить, и не обо мне, а о них расскажи», — кивнул капо вниз, в сторону раздевалки и душевой, откуда по тысяче в сутки, улетали на небо людские души Что это значит, что едят без хлеба волки пролетарской революции - сотрудники НКВД? Книга о войне, героях и жертвах Освенцима, заблудших и честных агентах волчьей службы
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.
From The Heavens From Which It Came
Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Religious
An Experimental Short that explores the eternal conflict of Good and Evil, Dark and Light and Humankind and God.
Oubliette
Price: Free! Words: 45,680. Language: American English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Literature » Urban
In a city plagued by amnesia, Antoine earns a comfortable living as a prompter to the rich and powerful. He knows his time of privilege is short. Amnesia is contagious and growing in virulence. When a shady government agent offers him an amnesia vaccine in return for feeding scripted lies to his clients, Antoine has to choose between his values and everything else that makes him who he is.
Life:Is:A:Frequency :: Drugs
Price: Free! Words: 8,710. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
In this chapter, Steven explains his experiences with drugs; one's in which he considers safe; avoiding others that are not so.
1984 La Gran Movida ¿Tenía razón George Orwell o no? (2ª Edición)
Price: Free! Words: 1,880. Language: Spanish. Published: April 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Cuento satírico de política e historia alternativa. ¿Qué pasó realmente en 1984? ¿Tenía razón George Orwell?