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Screwtape Lost and Found – All Habits are Grounded in Repetition
By B F Moloney
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
This fictional essay is part of a series inspired by C S Lewis’s The Screwtape Letters. Demons need not feel their existence is under threat from social change unlike the Enemy. But still, Demons must adapt and be ever vigilant to new opportunities, particularly in the everyday habitual things their charges do.
The Easter Lamb
By Mark Conte
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,230. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014 by Solstice Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
The Easter Lamb is about a lamb who is supposed to be the family's dinner on Easter, but the children hatch a plan to save the lamb and they almost get away with it. These are stories that are warm and delightful and you will read them again and again and will hand down to your children.
Jesus Youth Prayer
By Jesus Youth
Price: Free! Words: 24,440. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Seven steps prayer format inspired by the traditional patterns of community prayers in the Church.
Morning Star
By B F Moloney
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A short prosy poem that imagines Lucifer, as the Morning Star, making its first contact with human beings. Lucifer is infallible and does not err, and is a light upon the world that brings forth day from night. What happens in between is for humans to ponder over. But first they will decide whether Lucifer is a figment of their imagination or not.
I Can Do Anything
By Ron Aylor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Connor Anthony Michael Holbook is an autistic twenty-four year old who, works stuffing envelopes for an Atlanta insurance company, knows all the Zip Codes used by the United States and its territories, is a tea connoisseur, loves to read, is searching for God, and is now writing a book to prove that he can do anything!
A Matter of Faith
By F Hampton Carmine
You set the price! Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Science and Religion have been at war with each other for centuries if not millenia. This short story examines this struggle through the eyes of John, a scientist. He discovers definitive proof of the evolution of life billions of years ago only to have all proof lost in a natural disaster. Or was it natural? Did God intervene? Did local people intervene? How can he rationalize his experience?
Screwtape Lost and Found – A Buoy’s Life in Turbulent Waters
By B F Moloney
Series: Screwtape Lost and Found, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
This fictional essay is part of a series inspired by C S Lewis’s The Screwtape Letters. Each satirical essay seeks to respond to the satirical concepts laid down by Lewis, and to twist them around a little. Lewis was once an atheist and died a Christian. This author was born into Christianity and lives as an atheist.
Hey, Baby
By S. A. Barton
Price: Free! Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
If you meet a man dressed as Elvis in a Las Vegas casino in the middle of the night, that's not so strange. What is strange is when he tells you that he's a priest, that Elvis is Lord, and he's come from the future to find the truth of his scripture. Stranger still is when his religious rivals show up to express their disapproval...violently. Hey, Baby is a novelette of about 7600 words.
Double Helix Crucifix
By Jeffrey R. Westen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,690. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
(5.00 from 1 review)
When greed and faith collide, two powerful men and a beautiful televangelist construct a plan to gain control of the world’s dwindling oil reserves by creating a clone of Jesus to lead America in a new Crusade. But unknown to them, a second clone is born far from their guidance to a young Hispanic woman who hides away the child she believes is Christ incarnate.
Tail of the Dragon
By Timothy Reihm
Price: Free! Words: 98,220. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Tail of the Dragon is the first book in the Fallen Trilogy, a fictional account of the fall of Satan and his demons from heaven, their work on Earth, and the ultimate battle that will decide the fate of the universe.
Goodness in Her Being
By B F Moloney
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
To begin with a child is murdered. Afterwards a mix of prayer and poetry designed to illustrate discomforts within a Catholic belief system. The writing may be considered disjointed and fragmented as metaphor of this system. The writing is not to be taken seriously; rather, it is simply an imaginative possibility that may work.
Screwtape Lost and Found - Over Six Billion People can be Wrong
By B F Moloney
Series: Screwtape Lost and Found, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
This fictional essay is part of a series inspired by C S Lewis’s The Screwtape Letters. Over six billion people can be wrong looks at how the Enemy, with over six million demons against him, endures in this modern world despite the overwhelming odds. A case of blasphemy is closely looked at, the conclusion being that battles are won but the war continues.
The Boy Who Would Be Jesus
By David C. Green
You set the price! Words: 5,210. Language: British English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
You know how it is: you've moved house, started at a new school, and nobody believes you're the Son of God. Follow The Boy's journey as he learns who he is and who his friends really are.
Asgard Saga - Thor's Hammer
By Per Holbo
Series: Asgard Saga, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Thor is well known for Mjolner, the war hammer that will always hit it's target and then return to the hand of it's owner. But how did Thor get hold of the weapon? This short story tells the tale on how Loki managed to trick the Dwarven smiths into giving the Aseir 6 gifts of which Mjolner was one of them.
Samson and Delilah- WORST. STORY. EVER.
By William Hrdina
Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. You set the price! Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
I don't know if you've ever read this story in the bible- but man- it sucks!
Meeting the Messiah in a Rubber Boat
By HU ADAMSON
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,260. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
The civilized world as we know it no longer exists. The stock market crashed years ago and spread panic worldwide. James, his wife Michelle, their two children and his father escape to the wilderness for safety and have survived the turmoil that has plagued the new world. Now James and his family face a new challenge: journeying across oceans to get to the holy land to meet the Messiah.
Coincidence Theory
By Steven Allinson
Series: Gods and Men, Book #1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 111,140. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(4.00 from 1 review)
Lost to time, the artefacts of the Egyptian Zep-Tepi have been returned to the world from the deserts of their origin. Split across two epochs, Coincidence Theory will take you on a voyage through what you thought you always knew as truth, retelling one of the most famous stories in history, to uncover the story behind the myth.
The Black Flames
By Rara Montenegro
Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
What happens when you make a deal with the devil? A firsthand account of a man who made a pact with the auburn-eyed man.
Total Bull and the Buffalo
By Rick Talbot
Price: Free! Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Total Bull is a hard-working fellow from the big Cow City. But for all his hard work (a wife, a mortgage, a car) he feels like something is just missing from his life. So he decides to go on a journey of discovery. Along the way he meets the mythical and mysterious Buffalo civilization.
The Blue Hat
By Elizabeth Pulford
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set in New Zealand in the late 1940’s three children are sent to stay in the country where everything seems strange. This short story won a major NZ short story competition in 1990.