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The Duster
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Ever wonder about those unassuming vehicles as they drive between the peaceful sleepy suburbs and the airports? Ever wonder why they seem so much more purposeful at midnight or a while after? I listen attentively to an old Professor over bitter black coffee sometimes who says that he doesn't wonder about things that don't concern him...
LAURA
Price: Free! Words: 11,940. Language: Spanish. Published: March 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Historia de amor puro, amor intenso, amor dramático, sensibilidad,
New Creation
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,090. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 18, 2017 by Robin Beck. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
This novel explores the soul of the African wilds, along with one of the great issues of our time: the conflict between materialistic and spiritual worldviews. It plumbs the turbulent experiences of an African missionary’s son who leaves the mission for the life of a game ranger. Unforeseen events involving reserve staff, visitors and the primeval African wilds revolutionise his thinking.
The Witness
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
The Witness When you die you return, a mute, invisible presence who watches all your days repeat. All your sorrows, all your joys. You watch your entire life replay as a mute observer. A witness.
Smoking Is Cool
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 61,380. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
“Inside a mental institution, everybody fights their own private war. It doesn’t matter so much what the battle is for, but it is in there, inside everybody, including the doctors and nurses. Once you have been there long enough either you lose the will to fight and become a spoke, greasing the wheels of the system, or the battle takes you completely.”
The Corner Scoop
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
The Corner Scoop, an ice cream parlor turned coffee shop, has stood at the corner of Front Street and Broadway for over fifty years. Embittered by his life as the inherited owner, Henry has had to make difficult decisions, two of which could land him the clink for the rest of his life. The unfairness of the death of his wife catapults Henry into business with Ol’ Bailey.
The Extortioners
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,850. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017 by The Little French eBooks. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The story evoked in “The Extortioners” is a bitter satire where the narrative discourse is conducted to show the deterioration of a country and its people, caused by bad policies driven by their rulers.
Her Most Remarkable Performance: A Lady to Maid Tale
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,230. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
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Lady Georgina’s fascination with the life of the working classes leads her down a path of no return as she sinks deeper and deeper into her pretend persona of a lady's maid. What starts out as an enticing fantasy for the bored 1880s heiress and an aspiring actress she hires for her game, slowly evolves into something bigger as she surrenders her status to live the life she was destined to live.
Mind Blind: A Fractal Fairy Tale for 2017 and Beyond
Price: Free! Words: 5,370. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Fractal is a term used in quantum physics, and means, basically, a detailed pattern repeating itself. And that's what our Universe is...a pattern of frequencies, repeated to infinity. We are, quite literally, a bunch of waves. It gets complicated. So, the "Fractal Fairy Tale" concept is an attempt to explain.
Story Of A Lonely Lady
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 10,990. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
When I see 20 years back, I feel that it wasn't such a big deal to overcome fears of this world, families, relationships, societies and never ending prejudices. Yes, I dealt with a world of nowhere, families which knew how to survive but had no choice other than to die, a relationship which had no meaning, a betraying society, all of which took away breath away from my body, soul and my life
Anecdotes of Irregularity
You set the price! Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
ANECDOTES OF IRREGULARITY is a collection of three flash fiction stories with twists, turns, and general irregularity. With strange grandmas, partners in crime, and claims of flying dogs, each of the three stories have their own unique feel ranging from sci-fi to crime.
I Forgot To Mention, My Name Is Luigi...
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Synopsis They say we're never really alone... Not even when the black serpent-like constrictiveness of isolated abandonment clouds a human mind, wrestling with the promise, of dying... alone...
The Monk's Bed - A Short Story...
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Synopsis How sheepishly we follow... no, rephrase, how we absolutely cherish the endless queues, to purchase with our health, the one way ticket to the bottleneck where financial slavery is sold. And one icy windy morning, the whole world changes and we realise we're part of nature but we know nothing of how to survive it...
Play for Keeps
Series: The Devil's Share. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,800. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2017 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Dash and Lexi have been planning their Seaside wedding for months, and the closer the date gets, the more it looks like this marriage will never happen.
The Gingerbread Man
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,810. Language: American English. Published: February 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
What would the Angel of Death tell you about your life? And would you believe it?
Pitcher
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 202,140. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Sports, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Robbie Parker had a life that most young boys only dream about. He had the best parents in the world and he learned about love at a young age. His father was a Marine as was his father before him. Robbie was destined to follow in their footsteps.
A Fly in the Ointment
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,530. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Tracy Shaw is thrilled to be starting her new position as Mental Health Nurse Consultant at her local General Hospital. It's an opportunity she has been working towards for her entire career, and it seems like a dream come true. Well, except for one thing... There's something going on at this hospital, and she is soon immersed in the drama herself. Will she prevail? ...
Orange Blossom Mountain
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,800. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Chaosheng zhe has been a monk for nearly forty years, but still he finds a long-lasting connection with the Tao frustratingly elusive. Finally, in the last days of winter, he sets out for the hermitage on Orange Blossom Mountain, hoping the seclusion will help him achieve his long sought after state of bliss. A short story.
The 45th Nail
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,050. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2017 by S & H Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Dead men don’t send Christmas cards, but the card was from Bob’s uncle who was delared MIA forty years ago. Bob resolved to travel to Italy to find his long lost uncle. Then he found himself picking his way through a minefield of old scars and memories of war.
A Patriot's Call
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,620. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In this political thriller, author J. Stoute makes you ask yourself, could America really become a socialist country? At what point do true American patriots and oathkeepers stand and be counted? What would you call a citizen who acts against that very development at all costs, a terrorist or patriot?