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The Little People
By Aonghus Fallon
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
0.75 star(4.86 from 7 reviews)
Short story. Murdering him wasn't stupid. Going back to check I hadn't messed up - that was stupid. The Wicklow Mountains can be pretty dangerous at dusk, and not just because of the terrain....
Chatters on the Tide
By Robert Mitchell, Jr
Series: The Montenegro Cycle, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,780. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Harold has lost his job, divorce is on the horizon, a religious cult believes he's a prophet, and he's being stalked by an eerie motorcycle club and its mute, wild-haired mascot named Gator. His skeptical wife Bonnie is fighting to free him from the strange world into which he has fallen while Harold struggles with bizarre and unusual revelations. Is he really a prophet with miraculous powers?
Three Names of the Hidden God
By Vera Nazarian
Price: Free! Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012 by Norilana Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 1 review)
What occult mysteries tie together a magical disappearing lake, a courageous young birdcatcher, a hidden god, and the savage politics of an ancient kingdom? Discover the wonders and wisdom of the Compass Rose in this new fantasy short story by two-time Nebula Award nominated author Vera Nazarian, set in the same mythic universe as her critically acclaimed novel DREAMS OF THE COMPASS ROSE.
The Mountain
By Stephen Mars
Price: Free! Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Liam Jameson, a young boy living in a suburban neighborhood is awakened by a violent thunderstorm. Scared by the fear of monsters living in his closet, he is surprised to find a mysterious red glow coming from the cracks of the door. Drawn to it's mystery, Liam goes on a journey into a dangerous world in this frightening and thought provoking tale.
Morning Ghost
By Mitul Mistry
Price: Free! Words: 8,040. Language: American English. Published: October 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In a small town in New England, Abbey returns home to confront the skeletons of her past life. Her relationships and her memories, as well as the Native American mythology of her home, mingle together like shards in a blender as she tries to make sense of her life and her future.
On the Road to Heaven
By Coke Newell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 125,900. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2010 by Zarahemla Books. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
In a style reminiscent of Jack Kerouac, Coke Newell's groundbreaking autobiographical novel traces an LSD-to-LDS pilgrimage across two continents. From Colorado's 1970s hippie heyday to the coca fields of Colombia, it's a journey through Thoreau ascetics, Ram Dass Taoism, and Edward Abbey monkey-wrenching to the mission fields of one of the world's most conservative contemporary religions.
Vislumbre de Clara (Spanish Edition)
By Eveli Acosta
Price: Free! Words: 3,410. Language: Spanish. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
¿Qué sucedería si el destino se escribiera...y después fuera borrado? Seguimos la vida de Clara hacia atrás empezando de la edad de veintiocho llegando hasta cuando su madre, Marilou, se da cuenta que está embarazada. El destino de Clara fue escrito y una vislumbre se revela en este cuento que muestra cómo una persona puede tocar las vidas de muchos con esperanza.
Fallen Angel - Prequel To Ominous Love
By Patricia Puddle
Price: Free! Words: 63,740. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When Devlin arrives late for the birth of a ward, he can’t believe his best friend has taken over his position as her guardian angel. Nathaniel refuses to hand her back, claiming Devlin's new obsession with fallen angels and sexy women are affecting his judgment and putting the child's life at risk. Accusing Nathaniel of betrayal, Devlin threatens to guard Eloise, with or without his approval.
A Stretch of Time
By Grace Bridges
Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012 by Splashdown Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In this Kiwi-flavoured short story, a Maori grandmother passes on a mystical gift of time to her grandchild. 1500 words.
Jim's Life
By Jason Matthews
Series: Little Universe, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,750. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2009. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A soul transfer has Jim awaken in the hospital in someone else’s body. He has no memory of his past life or awareness of the crime committed before the near-fatal accident, a felony done by the body’s previous occupant. Already a person of global interest due to the rape case, coma and miraculous recovery from brain-death, Jim still has a more stunning surprise.
Asparagus Is Forever: A Love Story
By Scott Webb
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 50,910. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Micah is going through the breakup of a five year relationship. Listen as he chronicals his side of the story, taking you on a wild ride across today's back hills of rural Tennessee. The ironic twist: it's a tale about optimism & self-discovery. Translation -- it's funny as hell! Fiction in the tradition of Jack Kerouac.
A Dozen Steps Through Hel
By John Beach
Price: Free! Words: 6,900. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A collection of twelve terzanelle poems influenced by Norse mythology, specifically regarding the afterlife. The poems explore key locations and concepts of the Germanic underworld. Yeah, this is pretty obscure stuff even for fans of the mythology.
Il Libro Delle Stelle
By Alcandro Grineo
Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 20,820. Language: Italian. Published: June 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy
Una corsa senza fiato per sfuggire. Un suono improvviso che porta con sé un dolore lancinante. E quindi il muro d'ombra. Da lì niente ha più significato: il tempo non esiste, lo spazio è liquido e la mente ha poteri infiniti. Quando lasciamo questo mondo siamo soli? E se la persona che hai tanto amato fosse legata a te da un filo che niente può rompere?
Over There
By Stephen Mars
Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
Corporal James Crews is on a hunting trip when he hears a cry for help in the forest. What happens next? Find out in this short, thought provoking tale.
Time Odyssey: The Soul's Memory; Part I, Dreamtime
By J. F. Weckesser
Series: Time Odyssey: The Soul's Memory, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 65,750. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Edak lives in Mu soon before its destruction. Ketzah dreams of him, but lives thousands of years later in Atlan, which also nears its end. Are these dreams, or are Edak and Ketzah connected? Edak and Ketzah battle to save their worlds and their loved ones, and secrete sacred Records for future humanity to find. Part I of the trilogy.
Out of the Closet
By JK Bradley
Price: Free! Words: 940. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Silvia has a secret, a cofession, a truth about who she is and in what she believes, her vulnerability falls upon deaf ears.
The Book Reader
By D. L. Mackenzie
Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
An elderly collector of second-hand books wrestles with his unusual ability to "read" the lives of his books' previous owners... and with one unique book he can't seem to read.
Muzzle Flash
By Peter Davidson
Price: Free! Words: 980. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A man traverses a wintery forest, serching for an escape from his past.... and his assasin.
Past-Life in Japan
By White Feather
Price: Free! Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
The thought-provoking story of a man's life in Ancient Japan. Desparately seeking enlightenment, his life's path leads through extreme situations which inform him of what enlightment is not....
The Jewminator
By Joab Cohen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,910. Language: American English. Published: May 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
When Stanley stumbles upon mental super-powers, he tries to help his country but this turns out to be easier said than done. Meanwhile Inspector Kaminsky is tasked with uncovering who or what is behind the rash of impossible, lethal events that are wracking Israel. Will Stanley be able to save Israel before the police catch up to him? And even if he does, who or what will save Stanley?