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Estorya sa Panganod
Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This thousand-word short story is in English. Estorya sa Panganod means 'story in the clouds' or 'cloud story' in Cebuano (a popular dialect in the Philippines), the native language of the author's wife. Scenes from the Battle of Marengo (1800 in northern Italy) flash by on a stormy spring day in eastern North America. The commentary goes from surreal to caustic.
Copper Plumbing
Price: Free! Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Love and good copper plumbing go hand in hand. Love starts out as perfect plumbing; all pipes slant slightly earthward and gravity does most of the work. There are no scratches and there is nothing wrong with the world. So it is with love when it is up to code.
The Cleanse & other stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A four-day juice cleanse flushes out some unexpected toxins in "The Cleanse." A mass abduction leaves the ladies in charge in "Huldred, the Sea-Witch." And in "Done With Mirrors," a sleepwalker embarks on a brutal campaign of self-sabotage.
The Bridge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Richard has been hunting for a job that will earn him respect from his family and friends. When he finally gets it he must question whether it is worth all the life changes that go along with it. He may just find that the old adage, "Be careful what you wish for" applies better than he expected.
Relationships: Are They Lessons for The Soul?
Price: Free! Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Relationships: Are They Lessons for The Soul? By TysonDemetrius is a journey through the emotional rollercoaster that is a relationship. No one has been left out in this collection of short stories about relationships in life that are truth and some that are lies. He leaves it up to the reader to decide which path they relate to and which relation they are. Exciting,
Before & After
Price: Free! Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
BEFORE & AFTER is a flash fiction collection by Carlos Frigo that focuses on the potential spectrum of life-changing experiences.
The Cipher
Price: Free! Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A middle-age man, a home inspector, stumbles upon a short cipher in southwestern Virginia (USA). As he tries to solve it, the weather conditions worsen. Then there is a medical emergency. Later that evening, the Cherokee barista wonders if it was too much. Approx. 1200 words. If this little vignette were expanded into an American movie, it would be rated G (ok for all ages).
The Cell Tower
Price: Free! Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Alternative history
(3.00 from 1 review)
A Central American cell-phone technician has a startling change of plan half-way up a tower in Charlotte (NC, USA). If this little vignette were expanded into an American movie, it would most likely be rated G (ok for all ages). Vaguely based on a real-life incident. Approx. 1,100 words.
The Messes in our Minds
You set the price! Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
THE MESSES IN OUR MINDS is a collection of stories exploring the darker corners of the human experience.
House Of Worship
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 890. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A very brief story about a young boy Ricky. This snippet gives a glimpse into how a psyche becomes scarred and hints as to why he grew into a narcissist.
More. More. More.
Price: Free! Words: 910. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This is flash fiction, under 1000 words. Teddy is a strong man, driven to become ever stronger -- and with the aid of technological advances like medical nanomachines and vat-grown muscular implants, his dysmorphic drive has made him something both more and less than human.
$1.00 Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Cris is writer who hasn't published in awhile. His agent demands the advance back.When he meets a seemingly homeless man selling stories for a dollar, Cris can't believe it! He reads the perfect story, and sets out to confront the man. When Cris finds him, he's too intimidated by the giant to say anything except, "do you have more?" Cris Cline takes a dangerous route, and it's going to cost him!
Atonement
Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Every apartment in the building was its own little universe, and what was going on in another’s universe did not concern you. It certainly did not concern Mr. Wells, a fat, selfish man. He main pastime was to listen to all the goings on in the apartments around him. Everyone in the building considered him strange, and for good reason.
At the Soups
Price: Free! Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Can you be smothered by love? Is there really such a thing? To her mind, yes, there definitely was such a thing and she was feeling the brunt of it, suffocatingly so. She had told her dad, time and again, that she could not breathe, but he would never listen, would not listen. Well, she had warned him.
Alice Thinks
Price: Free! Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
She knows from experience that the trick is to stay really quiet. Really, really quiet. Quiet as a stone person in a square, or as a mouse or a chair. For if she hears you she’ll find you and then she’ll teach you a lesson. But it’s so stuffy in here, and she really, really needs to pee.
Trains & Travails
Price: Free! Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2018 by M.H. Dartos. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Joseph was told by his boss: get retrained or find a job. Then Joseph is appointed a trainer who is as tech savvy as she is Japanese hot!
Pseudo Man
Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(5.00 from 19 reviews)
The Pseudoman continues to raze the foundations laid down by our ancestors. His greed and self-contempt are corrupting the true essence of humanity. War, pain, loss and futile quarrels have become our absolute fate. Will we ever wake up? Or will we all volunteer to be a casualty of this self-constructed catastrophe?
No Change
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 860. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A man is waiting on his wife hand and foot, as he has done for decades. But the years have brought sickness and the possibility of death, which also brings guilt at a future finally free from constant servitude. But that freedom comes in a way he had never foreseen.
The Waiter
Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Agents 32 and 33 venture to a nearby Italian restaurant (in Charlotte, NC, USA) in search of another short story, and one lands right in their laps. Approx. 1300 words. If this largely autobiographical tale were an American movie, it would most likely be rated PG-13 (some crude language).
Peregrinaje del Alma Sola III
Price: Free! Words: 5,390. Language: Spanish. Published: November 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Breve diario de un verano activo. Temas líricos, sentimentales, intimistas , personalistas. Crónicas viajeras.