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Traditional Gravity
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Price: Free! Words: 55,280. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Evan Chambers struggles to answer one question: does life have any meaning? Will he find his life's purpose as he navigates the maze of his religious family, the return of a high school love interest and the death of his grandfather? Or is he stuck in an endless cycle of disappointment?
The Lottery
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Price: Free! Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Jack Jameson believes he has complete control over his life. But one day a random occurrence sends his world into a tail spin, delivering a warped destiny that has been patiently waiting for years. A short story centering around irony and fate, "The Lottery" examines the darkness of the human psyche and the power of anger.
Mundane and Extraterrestrial Agonies
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When it’s all too much, he’ll be there for you… Sometimes the only way to deal with the worst news you’ve ever heard is to invent a problem only you can see. A beneficial distraction. The trouble is, how do you confirm what is invention, and what is reality? And in the end, does it matter?
Falling Leaves Don't Weep: A Thirteenth Hour Epilogue
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Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
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An elderly king reflects on a restless life of self-absorption, hedonism, and dissatisfaction after falling leaves blow into his bedroom one night when he's unable to sleep.
Fascination
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015 by FrostProof808. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
In this quirky short story Harvey Stanbrough transports you back in time to a small town, much lower gas prices, and classic vehicles. Unfortunately, he also takes along a guy who just wanted to go meet and talk with his favorite novelist. Humor? Ghost story? Time travel? Redneck Hickville USA? Up to you.
Invisible
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 68,210. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015 by Coventry House Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
"Invisible" is a coming-of-age story that takes readers deep into the human mind and its complexities. The author, Dr. Bruce Bracken, is a psychologist and professor at The College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia.
Hogg's Collection of Misery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,980. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This book is a collection of short stories, ten in all. Stories about misery and woe. Some in the arctic, one in the desert. Some get stranded at a deserted Lighthouse. Nothing but misfortune lies there. Another takes place on Everest. No good comes there either...
More Than Nothing
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,480. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Luke moved across the country looking for opportunity. Now, he has lived himself into a corner. Will Ella be the answer? Can she save him? In these uncertain times, no one knows the answer.
The Unfortunate Case of Agatha Bitters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015 by FrostProof808. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Miss Agatha Demon Bitters is an octogenarian who has led a long, fruitful and active life. She isn't about to let not having a driver's license or a minor lack of funds or memory slow her down. She knows what she's about, most of the time.
Aftermath
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Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
it is a short story about a student's mistake in regards to cheating and the consequences she had to deal with because of her action.
Aftermath
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Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: American English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
It is a short story about student's realization in regards to cheating and the consequences she had to take on.
Flayed
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short story, about 3500 words. Donte is a veteran and a colonist on a struggling new world under a hot young flare star. For most of the colonists, the struggle is in coaxing crops out of the alien soil and avoiding the radiation of the flares. But for Donte, he must also deal with the lingering trauma of war -- and a body that feels skinned alive without the armor he once wore in the army.
The Odd Task
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015 by FrostProof808. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
In this intense short story by Eric Stringer, Charlie Task is the unnamed protagonist. He's taking care of business, doing what he can, using his special skills to remove blights from the world.
Detour
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,670. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Caution! Detour ahead: This collection of short stories emphasizes how life's detours can significantly alter the course of a person's life. Some detours may lead to positive outcomes, while others can take a person down a destructive path. The reader will find a variety of characters who face decisions in their relationships, values, and career choices and outcome of their choices.
Hear Me.
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Price: Free! Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
PUNISHMENT HAS A VOICE. Joana and Gonçalo's marriage is far from perfect. The tragedy of their daughter’s death has pushed them apart, to the point that they can barely communicate. Then a Voice that only Gonçalo seems to hear comes into their lives, and the truth behind the Voice will push them towards a fate they never wanted, and could never have guessed.
Strands of Sorrow, Threads of Hope
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 15,910. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Strands of Sorrow, Threads of Hope, shamelessly tugs at the reader’s emotions. A compilation of thirteen redemption stories, these glittering gems break the heart open with themes of loss, helplessness, jolting change and mistaken paths. For the reader who is willing to carefully untangle the words, within each strand of story sorrow there are threads of hope to be found.
La mujer idiota
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,090. Language: Spanish. Published: February 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Hilda es una niña que vive una infancia difícil al lado de una madre que pierde oportunidad para llamarla “idiota”. Sin embargo ella, a esa edad, poco entiende de la vida, así que ha encontrado el modo de adaptarse a su realidad. Un mal día un evento devastador lo cambia todo y hace que quede a la deriva, y al parecer la palabra “idiota” marca su sino. Sólo el tiempo dirá si logra salir adelante.
The Passing of Rosario
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015 by FrostProof808. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In this humorous, intense short story by Eric Stringer, the adult child of a woman who recently passed leads you through a humorous, sometimes irreverent look at her life and the impact she had on the other residents, males and females, of the village.
Chasing Tail
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,870. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A tragic comedy about a young man who confronts the absurdity of a life spent without love.
A Battle With My True Self
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Price: Free! Words: 910. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
To AB: Get out of here. I do not need your always negative opinion. To Ms. Crazypants: Get out of here as well.