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House with a Black Door
Price: Free! Words: 920. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Jarvis House deals with the death of one of its residents.
Wanda's Appointment
Price: Free! Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2018 by Fine Form Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Wanda experiences a series of strange, unsettling events during her doctor's appointment.
If Just One Person (The Suicide of Shari Jensen)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,750. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Shari Jensen could be your sister, your mother, or your best friend. She’s everyone and no one. She’s an ordinary woman suffering from depression. She’s middle-aged and divorced. She has a dysfunctional family and forgetful friends. She appears strong, but deep down inside, she’s screaming for help. Her story is a reminder that even strong, successful women can feel lost and alone.
Starts With A Flame
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,470. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Harv has a dream: become a firefighter. But he lives in a world where the firetrucks and extinguishers don't need humans to fight fires. Still, he's determined to find a way. The way he finds is fraught with danger: rage, anger, obsession, secret plans, stubborn pride, crime, and of course: the fire!
Until Recently
Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Not to stray far, you know you’re in greater trouble than you’d like to believe. As I mentioned you could have but didn’t for most of your life, instead you drifted completing very little, wasting what had been given from those who had. How do you imagine this?
L'ombre des arcs-en-ciel
Price: Free! Words: 57,410. Language: French. Published: August 5, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Lyon. Elle est peintre, Lui caissier. À cet instant même de l'histoire, ils ne se sont jamais croisés. Mais une nuit, tout va basculer. Ils vont se frôler, s'entrechoquer. Au rythme de la vie et des passions, de la violence et de l'amour qui s'esquissent. Et puis il y a les autres : quand tous se rejoindront, les secrets pourraient bien tomber. Et d'autres émerger !
Classic Madman
Price: Free! Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Classic madman is a compilation of short stories and poems which reflect contemporary society and elements of core humanity. The experience include the world of a drunk, a madman who is sane in his right, and lots more.
Walking Off Heaven's Shore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,950. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A Ten-piece Bucket of Southern Fried Flash Fiction that explores relationships with a definite southern flavor--gothic, wistful and canny.
A Blue Whale of a Tale
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Transgressional fiction, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A senior salesman tries to make one last sale at a soon-to-open bar in Bluefield, West Virginia. Before demonstrating his rapid-refrigeration device, he has a meandering, sexually allusive, past-recalling chat with the female bartender-to-be. When another male arrives, a tragic mistake occurs. If this short story somehow became an American movie, it would most likely be rated PG-13. 2K words.
The Great Barrington Train Wreck
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,550. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Biographical
Living on the street isn’t easy, but Mike knows his way around--at least until the day he almost dies from hypothermia. Scrambling around, he finds a job as a cab driver, rents an apartment, and falls in love with his most beautiful fare, the enigmatic Alexandra. But all is not quite what it seems in this tale of a down-and-out guy who is never able to see through the smokescreen of his lust.
Smaller Hearts
Price: Free! Words: 7,150. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 1 review)
At a well-proportioned four feet three inches Harry, technically speaking, was not a dwarf, he was a midget. But no one knew the difference, or cared, and to them he was just incredibly short. An oddity, a misfit, a topic of conversation. But he was an excellent salesman. Then he finds a heart.
The Clerk
Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(4.00 from 1 review)
A 20-something Asian American clerk at a Charlotte (NC, USA) convenience store is up to something more than just sales of fuel and overpriced sundries. Approx. 1500 words. If this little slice-of-life vignette were expanded into an American movie, it would be rated G (ok for all ages).
The Book of the Dead
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,270. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A woman interested in psychic phenomena hears a man’s voice. He begins his narrative with the futile attempt he made to save a drowning woman, and then, a month later, at his 25th high school reunion, he reconnects with his high school sweetheart, Savannah Cross. That night, they begin a tumultuous drive during which they become involved in a number of bizarre incidents that lead them into...
Bye-Bye, Black Sheep
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
BYE-BYE, BLACK SHEEP by Kain Pot is a collection of flash fiction stories with alienation and desperation. The human condition isn't meant to be suffered alone, and not everyone can always be saved.
The Blackwater Journal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,680. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Sixteen-year-old Alanda Streets is trapped in a room from which there is no escape. There are padlocks on the door, the windows have been boarded up, and Alanda’s only contact with humanity is her father, the man who imprisoned her and told her that she must die because of the terrible secret she discovered in his past. Is there any way out of her terrifying predicament. Or is she about to die?
Requiem for the West
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,860. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
An apocalyptic poem entitled “Requiem for the West” is at the center of this tale, which has equal elements of pervasive mockery, offbeat romance, doomsday premonitions, and Dilbert-like farce.
Albatross
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,150. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 1 review)
There are no villains and no heroes, only people caught in a pivotal moment. One’s life course can be deviated in an instant and choices are often instinctive, not rational. Imperfect characters struggle with their duality and evolution, their reactions are the product of violence, physical and emotional abuse, neurosis, but also of love, hope and melancholy. Fear is what they have in common.
Edge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,640. Language: British English. Published: June 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Not that terror deserves to be put on a pedestal or has earned itself the very right to stand out above fear that screams, and horror that would laugh while it pulls your hair when the lights go out. Is it not ironic that it's so simple to describe terror? You see, of all things, terror doesn't do screams. Terror is shrewd in its muteness. It wants to
The Scriptwriter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,830. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This is a tale about Brian Medway, a man who loves three women: Zena is incredibly beautiful; Anita is incredibly homeless; and Darla is incredibly rich. Which one will he choose?
The Great Composer: Hope, Love, Purpose and Other Necessary Evils
You set the price! Words: 27,400. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A hard-fisted young man learns at his girlfriend's hospital bedside that love is violence on a cosmic scale. Meanwhile, another lost soul gives up the fight and is forced to confront his losses when he meets his doppelgänger and, shortly thereafter, witnesses his murder. At the center of it all rises the Global Systems Tower, wherein the Great Composer sits and awaits a changing of the guard.

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