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De Wonderplas in het Zuiderpark
Price: Free! Words: 1,190. Language: Dutch. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Een bezoekje aan het Haagse Zuiderpark heeft verrassende gevolgen. Met krokussen begint de lente en met de lente begint alles wat mooi en nieuw is, in het bijzonder voor de dertigjarige Katinka.
What Would You Do With The Book Of Life?
Price: Free! Words: 13,090. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
What Would You Do With The Book Of Life is a spiritual journey through a dream world, testing the boundries of time and space. Blurring the lines of the past, present, and future, while questioning the sanity of ones ability to comprehend the events that occur. Is it possible to be in two places at the same time? Is it possible to experience the same moment in time twice?
The PKG
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(3.00 from 1 review)
A man in his late 50s receives a package around lunchtime on his day off from work. He opens it, and a world of trouble jumps out. Another tale in the ongoing psecret psociety pshort pstory pseries. Approx. 2200 words. If this little tale were a movie it would probably be rated PG-13.
The Statement of Sharon Carter
You set the price! Words: 53,920. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
A story about the meaning of good and evil, of sanity and madness, or loneliness and friendship. A story about the meaning of being human, and living outside society. A story about finding out what truly matters in life... and in death.
The Amazing Predictions of Claudidamus
Price: Free! Words: 830. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Though it had been thought that it was Nostradamus who originated the amazing predictions, it was really a parrot named Claudidamus who had been the author. When the parrot could not longer do this, Nostradamus continued with clumsy imitations. All predictions have been, the authentic and the fake have been intermingled. This book discusses some of the confusion this this has caused.
Sacrifices
Price: Free! Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Kay has spent years in prison, and she is desperate to get back to the man whose power and charisma pulled her into a world of desire and destruction. She has had a long time to plan her return, what will she find when she reaches the place she has dreamed of all those years?
Everything Pans Out In The End
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Diedra Prost is a research Ph.D. candidate in Egyptology working at a Philadelphia museum. While relaxing with a group of friends at a salad mixer, a topic of discussion touches upon a myth foreign to her way of thinking. The material so disturbs her, she determines to research it further in order to dispel the apprehension that has come to grip her.
The Last Downtown Supermarket
Price: Free! Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
The very young and the very old occupy special seats in the theater of life. Their perches are right next to the doors - the entrance for one and the exit for the other. It's a bond that they share. Sometimes, a person vacillates between the two chairs. On very rare occasions, such as in this tale, an individual can occupy both seats at the same time.
Alice Needs to Go
Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
She knows from experience that the trick is to stay really quiet. Really, really quiet. Quiet as a stone person in a square, or as a mouse or a chair. For if she hears you she’ll find you and then she’ll teach you a lesson. But it’s so stuffy in here, and she really, really needs to pee.
Prayers of Resentment
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This story is a collection of three short stories that focuses around real-life drama and suspense.
Rookie Blues
Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: American English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Media tie-in
Pete is a cop's cop. Jim is a green rookie. Pete's job is to impart to the younger man everything he knows, train him to be a good officer. This is how the two met. Rookie Blues is flash-fiction, an 'origin story' to the Boys in Blue novellas.
In God We Trust
Price: Free! Words: 980. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
(5.00 from 1 review)
How does a Civil War mother and her son keep their hope? How do they have faith while waiting for the man of the house to return? It is by placing their trust, just as the entire nation does, in God.
Hope Broken
Price: Free! Words: 52,770. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
How giving your best friend presents can be a bad thing. Relationships are tricky, at best. Throw in age and distance gaps and it gets trickier still. For those who have lost buddies and are still confused how a bond fell apart when the aim was to build it tall... Hope Broken is a true-life tale you need to read.
Creation - The History of Humanity
You set the price! Words: 47,220. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Creation: The History of Humanity is the explanation of how we became humans. There is truth in every mythology and every antiquity, it just may not be the truth that that is commonly agreed upon today and it is certainly not a truth that can be proved. Each one of us can prove this history by introspection because we were there, at the beginning, at the birth of humanity.
A Change of Pace
Price: Free! Words: 580. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A short story exploring transitional narrative, and intended as a metaphorical presentation of not settling for the familiar, but bravely pursuing a path into the unknown in hopes of finding something more.
Layers of Love
Price: Free! Words: 23,060. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Do men love differently than women? The answer is not related to gender, but to four types of love: dominant, adventurous, erotic, and affectionate. Find your love typology, get simple advice, and enjoy cultural references, while reading an emotional love story! You will discover a literary text written in layers, combined with nonfiction, mythology, modern art, music, morality and eroticism.
Ducati Brando: Episode 1, Catch and Release.
You set the price! Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
The only person in the history of the Navy Seals to be kicked out of that elite fighting group for being too rough. He’s committed to being unforgiving and relentless. He's accompanied with his Native American Girlfriend, Tamaya. She's seductive, but it belies her own wickedness which she unleashes when she and Ducati come face to face with the "Human vermin" they're hired to exterminate.
Fathers: A Collection of 3 Flash Fiction Stories
Price: Free! Words: 1,630. 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!
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
(4.00 from 1 review)
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!