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Parallel (Prophesied a spirit within,Book I)
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Price: Free! Words: 92,830. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Is it the beginning or ending of all as it is to be? When 16 year old, Selah Jones is unwillingly brought to see a fortune teller with her mom, it awakened a deep awareness of selah’s hidden talent, which had lain dormant for years, no longer inhibited selah dives headlong into the unknown.
The Seekers' Garden
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You set the price! Words: 85,630. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(4.67 from 6 reviews)
Set against an idyllic New Zealand landscape, The Seekers’ Garden weaves together five stories of self-discovery within a larger tapestry of human experience.
The Boy Who Would Be Jesus
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You set the price! Words: 5,210. Language: British English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
You know how it is: you've moved house, started at a new school, and nobody believes you're the Son of God. Follow The Boy's journey as he learns who he is and who his friends really are.
Saturday Night (Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A brief exploration of monotony, and routine. A two-man game of Russian Roulette.
In the Open Air
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Price: Free! Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Age-worn, whiskey-soaked, and suicidal, Raymond's world was plummeting out of control until an unexpected visit to his farm by a traveling painter gives him a renewed sense of hope and vigor for life.
Speak for the Dead
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Series: Streets of Crawfield, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 45,960. Language: Australian English. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
(4.00 from 1 review)
A girl, alone... In a bad part of town... She has taken it upon herself to remind those who break the law that their actions have consequences. She is not the only one, and there are people who intend to remind her what her actions mean. What price will they ask, and will it be too high to pay?
Bore
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Price: Free! Words: 17,600. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
The book to read when you don't have time to read a book. Flip open to any page and wile away those few minutes you have spare.
'A Conversation of Inconclusive Results'
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Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
This is the story of a group of college kids out to have fun. As perhaps some readers of Brad OH Inc. can relate to, they end up imbibing heavily, and their discussion begins to steer towards some very metaphysical topics. Will the slobbering-drunk Ethan find the answers he’s looking for from his friends? Or will the conversation only lead him down a path lacking in intellectual succor entirely?
Dust
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Price: Free! Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A short story of pronounced madness in a modern, mechanical world. A solitary night watchman at a museum faces his own inadequacy when compared with the museum's security system. As he sinks into depression and alcoholism, a woman appears, seemingly from nowhere, and plucks the watchman from despair in order to further her own otherworldly hobby.
A Guilty Conscience
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Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012 by Favourite Colours. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A very short story sketch about mist and guilt and life decisions.
The Thin Line - The Short Story Of A Runner
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Price: Free! Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(3.00 from 1 review)
A runner pushes himself to edge of his own limits in the pursuit of the "thin line" of perfection. However, he ends up discovering there is also a thin line between sanity and success.
Survivors
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Price: Free! Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
From the 2013 upcoming "Insights" anthology of short stories come a Christmas tale. One of a family fractured, of love, reconciliation and forgiveness.
Dominic (A Vampire Biker Series) Season 1 Episode 1
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Price: Free! Words: 10,870. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(4.00 from 1 review)
Disciples of the Damned: A Biker Vampire Series Short story series A mysterious vampire connects with the underground world of an outlaw motorcycle club to find the object of his blood lust.
There Have Been Reports
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Price: Free! Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A young couple discover that they want children, only to discover shortly afterward that it might not be as easy as they thought.
Connor Crosse
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Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
What defines happiness? Is it the quantitative acquisition of material wealth, inner peace, service to others, or service to oneself? The subject is oft debated yet unresolved. This story does not answer that question. This is a modern retelling of Croesus' interview with Solon.
Flicking
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Price: Free! Words: 79,820. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Pirating movies seemed like harmless fun, so why are people dying?
The Interview
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Series: Contracts of the Father, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Stephan Gordon is down on his luck. Despite good qualifications, his career path has hit the skids and he is worried about his future and his family. A dream job has possibly landed in his lap that promises to be around for a lifetime. But will it be worth the cost?
Gruaja e fotografit (Albanian Edition)
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Price: Free! Words: 9,740. Language: Albanian. Published: November 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Çdo qytezë ka historitë e veta. E, në çdo qytezë, sado e vogël që të jetë një histori, është e sìgurt se do i hyjë në xhep dikujt, ose disave.
What The Doves Said: The Director (Book Four)
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Price: Free! Words: 8,360. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mashups
An Iranian film directed by a familiar name reminds the author of one of her parents’ close friends, the director’s family, and how everybody’s lives, including hers, changed after the revolution.
Samson and Delilah- WORST. STORY. EVER.
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Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. You set the price! Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
I don't know if you've ever read this story in the bible- but man- it sucks!