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Mind-Benders & Bizarre Worlds
Price: Free! Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A collection of strange and unnerving short stories that will bring readers to worlds of uncertainty and illusion. These surreal takes on fantasy and sci-fi will stick in readers’ head long after they put them down.
Psych!(Otic?)(Osis?)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,260. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This 10-story collection is all psychological suspense. Some of these storie are humorous, some perhaps a bit frightening, and at least one is somewhat lascivious. All delve into the human psyche.
The Rubber Fence
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 79,260. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
When Dr. Joanna Bereza, a psychiatric intern, tries to stop an arrogant shrink from shocking her patients, a mute mother accused of trying to kill her baby and an old woman zapped too many times, she comes up against a system as stuck as the people it treats.
Tic-Tac-Toe
Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(3.00 from 1 review)
A man fights a battle with his conscience on whether or not he should continue to help a disabled girl. Altruism vs. self.
Dillinger Waitflaker: The Mind Is A Dangerous Weapon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,590. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2016 by Writers AMuse Me. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Dillinger Waitflaker allows his mind to roam free in order to survive the torture as a POW at the Hanoi Hilton in Vietnam, then tries to adjust to life as a beat cop in Los Angeles, where his demons continue to haunt him.
Certainties
Price: Free! Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 1 review)
Every day is a sunbaked fight for survival of the fittest, or the fastest. The air is oppressively hot, the sun relentless. The river’s water is too contaminated to drink; it will kill you if you do. But what if the river is the only water you can find? He is a thief and a survivor. He will find a way. This he knows: He must find a way.
Dina
Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A short story about the roller coast ride of depression and recovery of a gifted but disturbed musician, and the one person who knows how to save him.
White Mythology: Two Novellas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,380. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Dr. Ed's head is spinning: a long-lost 'son' has just been sent over to his office by the temp agency, his shopping-addicted wife seems to have disappeared, and the clinical trial that he is running for a revolutionary new anti-depressant might well be going off the rails. But Dr. Ed is in control of everything, including himself.
Pete and the Angel
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
It's a scalding hot day in Mexico when Pete sees something fall from the sky. Moments later a beautiful blonde woman is coming up the road behind him. Is she an angel? Maybe, maybe not. Come along and find out.
What It Was, Was Gunsmoke
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
In this frantic short story, as opening credits roll and Matt Dillon sets up for the opening showdown, gunfire sounds in the front yard. What do you do? Probably not what this guy did.
The Invisible Id
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,000. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Haunted by what he sees as an unforgivable mistake, Roy delves into his own psyche to get his life back with the help of a spunky psych major, Katie. With her help, Roy journeys into his own mind, where he can bend the very fabric of reality to his will. Through it all, Roy must fight for balance—he must choose between the evils of his light-hearted past and his grim present.
Hear No Evil: Five Scott Drayco Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,160. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Five tales featuring brilliant crime consultant Scott Drayco, a former pianist turned FBI agent who uses his music and law enforcement insights to solve cases others don't want to touch. From HEAR NO EVIL, where Drayco has to solve a murder in an empty concert hall in a snowstorm, to FM IS FOR MURDER, where a shock jock gets his comeuppance, these stories show why evil is often a song best unsung.
Κωνσταντίνος Θεοτόκης, Οι Σκλάβοι στα Δεσμά τους
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,350. Language: Greek. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Στην Κέρκυρα των αρχών του 20ού αιώνα, ο νεαρός Άλκης ερωτεύεται την Ευλαλία Οφιομάχου, κόρη ενός πρώην εύπορου κτηματία, ο οποίος επί του παρόντος αντιμετωπίζει πολλά οικονομικά προβλήματα. Ο γιατρός Αριστείδης Στεριώτης προτίθεται να τον βοηθήσει, ζητώντας όμως ως αντάλλαγμα να παντρευτεί την Ευλαλία.
Pearlized
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
What's a mobster punk to do when the detective he's talking with about an attempt on his life turns and walks away? Or worse yet, simple fades out and disappears?
Authenticity
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This is an intense short story. As man lay dying in the hospital, he thinks back over his life and his twelve children. He has divided them into two groups, The Needy Greedy gang and the good kids. By the end, he comes to some new conclusions.
Mortal Instinct
You set the price! Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
Mortal Instinct is a short story collection that explores what humans do when faced with death and mortality.
Abat Jour English Version
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,720. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016 by Inknbeans Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Four guys and a series of trips to Spain in the summer if 2001 provide a slice of life of a generation, mixed with irony, surreal meetings and a good dose of introspection.
The PKG
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(3.00 from 1 review)
A man in his late 50s receives a package around lunchtime on his day off from work. He opens it, and a world of trouble jumps out. Another tale in the ongoing psecret psociety pshort pstory pseries. Approx. 2200 words. If this little tale were a movie it would probably be rated PG-13.
Countdown
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,220. Language: British English. Published: July 5, 2016 by PMO Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A short story in the form of diary entries made every week over two and a half months. The deepest thoughts of a depressed and hen-pecked man, a soul in torment and confusion. A countdown to zero... will he finally explode? And if he does - how far will he go?
The Statement of Sharon Carter
You set the price! Words: 53,920. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
A story about the meaning of good and evil, of sanity and madness, or loneliness and friendship. A story about the meaning of being human, and living outside society. A story about finding out what truly matters in life... and in death.

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