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Dina by Nom DePlume
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,830. 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 by W.D. Clarke
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 by Gervasio Arrancado
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 by Harvey Stanbrough
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.
Brief Pose by Wesley McCraw
Price: $5.99 USD. 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.
The Invisible Id by Ethan T. Marston
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 by BV Lawson
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 by Johnny Ka
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,370. 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 by Eric Stringer
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 by Harvey Stanbrough
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.
That Big Bad Monster - Cancer by Jonathan Sumner
Price: Free! Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Greg, father of two wonderful children named Jonas and Lucas suffers an internal crisis with his wife Erin and himself over the ethical issues on handling the harsh truth about the cancer Jonas suffers. Jonas is diagnosed with a 98% chance of death and Greg is torn whether to euthanize his poorly son Jonas in order to safe keep Lucas's future financially.
Abat Jour English Version by Raffaele Fumo
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 by Mike Bozart
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 by Beth Kean
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 by Roger Sandbakk
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.
Alice Needs to Go by Ulf Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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.
Just Desserts by C.C. Ray
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Providing long-term support for a loved one who just doesn't care about their own health is mentally taxing. Mandee, who is overweight, needs to make a decision when morbidly obese Marie continues begging for "just one more" sweet. Will Mandee say no and stand strong or will she give in to the guilt she is battling? Is that guilt really the worst of her problems? Find out in "Just Desserts."
My Father's Daughter by Akashni Maharaj
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,460. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 13, 2016 by Robin Beck. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This book explores the journey of a young South African girl of Indian origin, Romy, who is kidnapped and raped while on a study visit to the Sorbonne in Paris. She escapes from her captors and flees back to her family, pregnant, and is obliged to marry a family friend. Years later through hypnotherapy she discovers that her rapist could have been her husband which leads to dramatic events
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