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St. John's Ancients by Kevin McMahon
Price: Free! Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
"St. John's Ancients" is a short story by Kevin McMahon which touches on themes of aging, gods, and gentrification. Two ancient men play chess in the park and are soon visited by two gods jealous of the attention they have gained from a goddess.
La verità dei vinti by Quelli di ZEd
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: Italian. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Lucifero e i suoi fedeli compagni vengono condannati da Dio a causa della loro superbia e malvagità e fatti precipitare negli abissi infernali; questa è la storia che tutti noi conosciamo ma potrebbe non essere quello che realmente è successo: esiste sempre il rovescio della medaglia, quella verità dei vinti che nessuno vuole ascoltare, specialmente i vincitori, ma che a volte riserva delle...
Hail Mary: A Short Story by Amanda Linehan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Bill just can't stay away. Every day he opens the doors, walks down the aisle, and lights his candle. Then he talks to her. Does she hear him? Will she talk back? He's not sure, but he knows one thing. He'll wait until she does.
The Temple by Sean Sullivan
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 760. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Easier by far to smile and agree / To fabricate and nod / Than declare oneself sovereign and free / From a manufactured god / But it’s stood the test of man and time / The pinnacle of reason, rhyme / The greater height - the harder climb
The one who stood against Shiva and other stories by Siddhesh Kabe
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
What did Bhisma had to say about Krishna before the Mahabharata war? Why did Shiva get defeated by hands of a child? Do you know what the snake mother had to teach before the Gods were born? Read these and three more classic moments from Indian mythology and one special bonus story about Hanuman from Thai Ramayana in my upcoming story digest.
I Can Do Anything by Ron Aylor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age(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. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious, Fiction » Literature » 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?
Hey, Baby by S. A. Barton
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious(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. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(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.
Приходинки и другие рассказы by Николай Толстиков
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,410. Language: Russian. Published: June 25, 2013 by Wiener Literat. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Russian, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Когда-то В.Шукшин дополнил перечень традиционных русских вопросов: «Наелся, что дальше?» Пока на Руси тщатся перестроить общество, горение русской жизни уходит в глубокие недра и превращается в торфяной пожар. Сверху курятся обманчивые редкие дымы, растет зеленая травка, как на английском газоне, подстриженные деревья, яркие клумбы. А там, внизу, бушует огонь, и градус его неуклонно ползет вверх.
Tail of the Dragon by Timothy Reihm
Price: Free! Words: 98,220. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious(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.
Desert Prayer by Gail F. Nalven
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,750. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
A young boy is abducted by his father and brought to the headquarters of a cult, but with the help of local citizens, his own intelligence, and Cantor Shoshana Goldberg, he lives to see his Bar Mitzvah.
Who Would I Be Without: Based On a True Story of a Little Willingness by James Patrick McDonald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,540. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious, Fiction » Inspirational
Who Would I Be Without is an empowering account of an ordinary man’s quest for peace. In this passionate and philosophical story, we accompany Nathan Vrite on a courageous quest for this most elusive peace that takes him into the darkest depths of his own soul. Along the way, we realize that Nathan’s story is our own, as he begins to recognize that he is responsible for all of his suffering.
Girl Corrupted (The Calnis Chronicles: Emergence #4) (The Calnis Chronicles of the Tarimain) by J R C Salter
Series: The Calnis Chronicles of the Tarimain, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: British English. Published: April 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
While searching for David, the Tarimain are offered help by a young girl and her mysterious mentor. The fourth Chronicle in the Tarimain series.
El prisionero del Vaticano by Maria Josefina Uribe Mallarino
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,370. Language: Spanish. Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
¿Será el papa Francisco, el prisionero del Vaticano? El nuevo papa no es uno de ellos. Ha llegado al pontificado de forma imprevista por un error cometido por quienes controlan la elección escogiendo a los electores. Después de la entronización va comprobando cómo los rumores que circulan sobre las transgresiones a la ley de Dios y de los hombres en el Vaticano, no solo son ciertos...
The Rabbi, the Vampire, and the Mitzvot by Jamie McNabb
Price: Free! Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
(SHORT STORY) Some people have life-and-death problems. Simeon Black faces an undeath and dead-death problem. Simeon is a vampire, recently and unwilling turned. He must drink blood to live, well, to undie, but he is also an observant Jew. The mitzvot forbid ingesting blood. They also forbid suicide, so that's no way out, either. In desperation, Simeon turns to Rabbi Michael Rosenbaum for help.
The Boy Who Would Be Jesus by David C. Green
You set the price! Words: 5,210. Language: British English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Religious, Fiction » Themes & motifs » 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. Categories: 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. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious(5.00 from 1 review)
I don't know if you've ever read this story in the bible- but man- it sucks!