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Orange Blossom Mountain
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,800. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Chaosheng zhe has been a monk for nearly forty years, but still he finds a long-lasting connection with the Tao frustratingly elusive. Finally, in the last days of winter, he sets out for the hermitage on Orange Blossom Mountain, hoping the seclusion will help him achieve his long sought after state of bliss. A short story.
Strong Tea, Three Sugars
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,090. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
It would be fair to say that the sinister poseur Sørensen is not the most popular new boss in John's office. Despite his best efforts, his staff take an instant and unanimous dislike to him, and over time, he gives them good reasons, particularly in his pursuit of John's wife Sue, who is clearly not interested in Sørensen.
I Forgot To Mention, My Name Is Luigi... - A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Synopsis They say we're never really alone... Not even when the black serpent-like constrictiveness of isolated abandonment clouds a human mind, wrestling with the promise, of dying... alone...
Paths of Trust
Series: Tales of Oshala the Hex. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A sword and sorcery adventure in the tradition of Tanith Lee, Ursula Le Guin, and Robert E. Howard. A world of dark sorcery—an age of sharpened bronze. An undefeated warlord approaches an unconquerable city. Can the sorceress Oshala the Hex keep the city from being drowned in the empire's wave of expansion? Or will her past with the warlord be her undoing? This is a 7,700-word novelette
Melancholy and me
Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Familiar trail, familiar view, yet she is alone. There she meets melancholy, a piece of cloud handed to her.
Le cheveu venu d'en haut : Des actes de bonté spontanés pour des enfants heureux
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 840. Language: Canadian French. Published: November 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Siblings
Pour Alexis, il semblait que Logan et Olivia avaient droit à tout l'amour de ses parents. Alexis se sentait souvent la feuille de laitue dans le sandwich entre le jambon et le fromage, beurk ! Entre Olivia et Logan, la vie était injuste. Est-ce la chance ou le destin qui fit que le mystérieux cheveu venu d’une autre galaxie tomba sur la tête d’Alexis, au moment où celui-ci se penchait...
From the Ash
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
After her leader is murdered, a young neophyte named Angela-Maria must take up the reins and lead her indigent troop of wanderers to a stronghold for the fight against a a fierce, unknown enemy.
Shall We Gather
Price: Free! Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
With the end of the world nigh, the Pastor and Deacons of the New Zion Abundant Life Church agree to meet to discuss the matter. When humanity is at stake, is it wise to leave it to the humans to decide who's worthy to live on?
Over Head
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A short fiction describing the advent of opportunity and the income of imagination. The captured audience creating the players on the stage, and the lens of micro-cosmos guiding these cosmos into the macro-cosmic arena. The dreamer being dreamed by another dreamer, guiding their dreaming.
Death Among Trees
Price: Free! Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A young photographer wants nothing in life but to help his gifted son live out his dreams. It is up to William to provide his son Rocco with a clear path. William Cain makes decisions for his son based on what he knows will prove fruitful. But are his decisions really in his son's best interest?
Soul Searcher
Price: Free! Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short story with sporadic poetry of a man dealing with the grief and confusion of losing his spouse in death.
De Wonderplas in het Zuiderpark
Price: Free! Words: 1,190. Language: Dutch. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Een bezoekje aan het Haagse Zuiderpark heeft verrassende gevolgen. Met krokussen begint de lente en met de lente begint alles wat mooi en nieuw is, in het bijzonder voor de dertigjarige Katinka.
What Would You Do With The Book Of Life?
You set the price! Words: 13,090. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
What Would You Do With The Book Of Life is a spiritual journey through a dream world, testing the boundries of time and space. Blurring the lines of the past, present, and future, while questioning the sanity of ones ability to comprehend the events that occur. Is it possible to be in two places at the same time? Is it possible to experience the same moment in time twice?
Everything Pans Out In The End
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Diedra Prost is a research Ph.D. candidate in Egyptology working at a Philadelphia museum. While relaxing with a group of friends at a salad mixer, a topic of discussion touches upon a myth foreign to her way of thinking. The material so disturbs her, she determines to research it further in order to dispel the apprehension that has come to grip her.
The Last Downtown Supermarket
Price: Free! Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
The very young and the very old occupy special seats in the theater of life. Their perches are right next to the doors - the entrance for one and the exit for the other. It's a bond that they share. Sometimes, a person vacillates between the two chairs. On very rare occasions, such as in this tale, an individual can occupy both seats at the same time.
A Change of Pace
Price: Free! Words: 580. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A short story exploring transitional narrative, and intended as a metaphorical presentation of not settling for the familiar, but bravely pursuing a path into the unknown in hopes of finding something more.
Only the Good Die Young
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2016 by FedoraArts Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Whatever genre they put on ya, the song remains the same...right? What if Bob Dylan had died in his motorcycle accident in 1966? What if Jimi Hendrix had lived on, playing guitar into the new millenium? What if John Lennon never met a madman on his doorstep? Is a world without "Tangled Up in Blue" really worse than a world that never heard "Tiananmen Square Gardens"?
Anxious Anna & The Souls
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,170. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Follow a precocious youth as she ventures through a seamless dimensional space, deconstructing the mirage of growing up & losing all. A spiritual adventure through the figments of paranoia & anxiety that tears at us everyday & the ways to cope while leaving memories behind.
Caminho para o mar...
Price: Free! Words: 16,900. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 3, 2016 and represented by EDITORAS.COM. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Inspirational
Ao longo de nossas vidas, deparamo-nos constantemente com diversas oportunidades de aprendizado e de crescimento. Na maior parte das vezes estas oportunidades nos passam desapercebidas. Outras só são assimiladas muito tempo depois, quando adquirimos maturidade suficiente para compreendê-las. E poucas, muito poucas conseguem imediatamente atingir nossas almas.
Il Puro, L'Impuro ~ Kosher/Treyf
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,100. Language: Italian. Published: April 25, 2016 by Fabrizio Frosini. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
"Era una fresca, chiara notte d'ottobre, in Ungheria. Anno 1984: più di 30 anni fa..". Questo l'inizio di un racconto che si fa poesia. Pécs (graziosa cittadina Ungherese) vide nascere le 10 poesie del ciclo "Musica sull'Acqua", in un’atmosfera romantica, a tratti decadente, con un andamento musicale (continuando l’ultima delle Rapsodie Ungheresi) scandito da passi di Bourrée, Rigaudon, Hornpipe..

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