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Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological

Preludes – A Story of Child Sexual Abuse from a Child's Perspective in a Middle Class American Family
Price: Free! Words: 22,560. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Illuminating the horrors of child sexual abuse from a child’s perspective, “Preludes” is a novella-length story chronicling the experiences of a nine-year-old boy as he struggles to survive sexual abuse by his father in a middle class American family in the 1960s. “Preludes” is based in significant part on the experiences of its author, a child sexual abuse survivor.
The Reincarnationist Papers
Price: Free! Words: 136,800. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
"Haunted by memories of two past lives, a troubled young man stumbles upon a centuries-old secret society of similar individuals and dares to join their ranks." Evan Michaels' now public account takes us into this organization whose members have been agents of change throughout history.
The Curl
Price: Free! Words: 80,740. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
New kid Tom stirs up a lot of questions when he becomes friends with the school's outcasts. As he tries to maneuver through complicated friendships, he is forced to hide his own secrets. Find the true bonds of friendship when put to the test against frightening truths and questionable trust.
What Beauty
Price: Free! Words: 182,260. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 1 review)
How might the Olympian Gods we know from reading change if we were to allow our imaginations to see their true ages? Time changes all people — even gods — and when their day-to-day mischievous lives no longer play a role in human affairs, what then do they become? New York sculptor Minus Orth has an idea. He'll explain this all, and give our imaginations the figures to uphold.
Hiding Behind The Couch
Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. Price: Free! Words: 113,410. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
The Circle: nine friends from high school... Krissi wants to know who her father is, Josh is going crazy with insomnia, Dan's dangerously out of control... Welcome to The Circle!
Entangled in Darkness
Price: Free! Words: 88,220. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(3.38 from 16 reviews)
This was supposed to be the time of her life. Annalyn Johanssen was done with high school, done with living at home with her overbearing family. Moved out and now roommates with her best friend of forever, Annalyn was starting university. A new beginning, she thought. But as much as she hoped to get away from the unhappiness of adolescence, she soon found herself spiraling into darkness.
Living Companion
Price: Free! Words: 71,260. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A man obsessed with his work, tormented by inability to produce it and imprisoned with devotion to the cause of his madness. Struggling with anxiety, he shares a lodging with a painter, a free-spirited woman, who could just be his ruin. Burdened with perpetual observations, one thing surfaces as inevitable - he is compelled to ceaselessly think, awaiting for the end of his life work, or his own.
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.
Adjective Narcissism
Price: Free! Words: 24,670. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A complex portrayal of life through a young man's eyes, over the course of one evening Carey's protagonist finds himself caught in an honest author's exercise in narcissism. 'A quick read, that provokes genuine thought' - onlinebookclub.org
PLACES; Eight Place Stories
Price: Free! Words: 32,530. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 1 review)
These stories explore the relationship between physical places and the lives of people in them or affected by them. The places – an abandoned factory, a lonely beach in winter, an old water tank, a beer joint, a cemetery and others – elicit all kinds of responses from all kinds of characters. Different stories are funny, creepy, sad, heart-warming, subtly erotic. All are thought-provoking.
Conditional Voluntary
Series: Simon and Melanie, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 55,200. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(3.00 from 1 review)
Patrick Coyne feels like he’s safe from the drug authorities as a patient in a mental hospital during the late 1980s. He even calms down an angry young girl and thinks his love life is about to improve. Will legally prescribed drugs end his paranoia? And why won’t the staff let him have a girlfriend?
Harrigan's Take
Price: Free! Words: 100,240. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Inspirational
Mark Harrigan, college dropout and drug-addled lost child, is thrust into a life of luxury, but finds that comfort doesn't bring peace. Struggling with bi-polar disorder, Mark makes every attempt to find normalcy. This is his diary from 1989 to 2001, a glimpse into a troubled mind.
Deux Semaines (Two Weeks)
Price: Free! Words: 20,020. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(4.67 from 6 reviews)
"Deux Semaines" is the story of Jay, a middle aged man who decides to seek the advice of a therapist after losing the love of his life. The terror of falling into a mid-life psychosis compels him to reveal his story in it's most intimate detail. The passion that burns within the memories of his concealed pain will take him back to her, and to his friends as if he traveled back in time.
Unfortunate Roommates
Price: Free! Words: 52,590. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Jim is a former pop star who has kept to himself over the last few years. However, that is all about to change when his best friend leaves a one night stand at his house. Now, an unfortunate turn of events has them living together in order for him to have a career, and her a place to stay. Can Jim have any kind of love life with her in the picture, or will he be stuck with an unfortunate roommate?
Come As You Are
Price: Free! Words: 110,710. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
An experimental narrative poem exploring separation, loss, madness, and hope.
A Fine Young Day
Price: Free! Words: 65,300. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
After being shot on the banks of a rural lake in Camas Swale, Tom replaces his heart with a cold stone and sets out through nine miles of woods to reach his home before he bleeds out. Tom is soon haunted by distorted wood folk and a dark force in the bowers. With a feral pig companion, Tom must survive deep in the swale, but the coldest sheer of this nightmare has only begun churning to life.
Brief Pose
Price: Free! Words: 80,040. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Eric Loan, in an anonymous city, struggles to make a new life for himself. Lonely and rejected, he takes refuge in Brief Pose’s cutting-edge advertising campaign: a clothing catalog that uses pheromones to beguile its readers. The fantasy of escape seems better than the harsh reality of the city until Eric starts to hallucinate past traumas.
96 Broken Ave.
Price: Free! Words: 51,990. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(2.00 from 1 review)
Summer, 1996. A severe thunderstorm is heading towards the small town of Blare, Indiana. A community of hopeless dreamers and broken hearted losers. On the edge of dusk the wind and thunder pick up and the coming of night will bring nightmares to the forefront for a failed musician, a rich kid with suicidal dreams and a thirty something female bartender with a broken past.
The Writer
Price: Free! Words: 31,430. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2017 by Piggy Press Books. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Dissatisfied with his life and trapped in what has become a mundane and unrewarding job, the writer returns to his home town in an attempt to rectify his life and come to terms with the choices he has made. The past and the present blur in his memory, and he discovers that his future depends on how well he can write his own script. This time the writer chooses his characters more carefully.
Wilson
Price: Free! Words: 64,090. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Wilson captures the world of being a regular teenage, the popularity, the cliques, the romance from the perspective of a not-so-regular teenager. Through journal entries, help from an unlikely stranger-turned-friend, and somewhat cynical observations, Wilson tries to make sense of his situation and the world around him all while searching for the ever elusive happiness.

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