Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical

The Strange I
By Suvasys Banik
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Fictional autobiography of the non-dual eternal cosmic presence.
Romance Quartet
By Farzana Moon
Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 57,340. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014 by fablepress. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Balzeeb, the ultimate emblem of beauty and wisdom, is the object of love for two doctors, friends both: Haroon and Latif. While in deep mourning at the death of her third husband, in a Khanaspur cemetery, Balzeeb meets Haroon. Latif and Haroon simultaneously grow closer and apart as they share their pursuit of “The Princess,” as she is known.
The Summer Pier
By Michael Naugle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,420. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A pier is, in itself, a world where landlocked realities and ghostly possibilities tremble through one another. Inside of this atmosphere, the characters of seven short stories probe out what the late author John Updike refers to as the ”infinitely fine” delicacy and complexity of all that exists in our cosmos.
Descending Gods
By Richard Lloyd Spanier
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,360. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Errol Stein confronts life's mysteries in four stories describing the transformation of a phantom being leaping blindly from one life form to another, the rescue of a ferocious beast from a swimming pool in a blinding Sonoran desert monsoon, a demand for the sacrifice of his only son by an ancient Mayan god and a blues inspired enlightenment of what happens and where we go when we die.
Two Tales of Horror and the Paranormal
By Michael Hearing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,720. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
"Two Tales of Horror and the Paranormal" is a two-story bundle of approximately 9,600 words. In it you'll see that things aren't always as they seem – that there's a lot more to some humdrum, everyday lives than the people living them ever dared to imagine. And the implications are, well, sometimes frightening . . .
Sudden Death
By Stefon Mears
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,660. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
They framed him ... to save him? Ramirez came home from work to a beer, a sit-com, and the messy corpse of his neighbor. Dead in his shower. Killed by a distinctive kitchen knife. With the evidence mounting against him, Ramirez flees the Bay Area and runs straight into a web of conspiracy and counter-conspiracy. How can Ramirez overcome the goals and philosophies of groups that manipulate society?
The Christmas Clock, or: Time's River of Dust
By John T. Cullen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,580. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013 by Clocktower Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Ray Bradbury sent John T. Cullen a personal note in 2008, thanking him for writing a dark holiday fantasy worthy of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol, or of Ray Bradbury's macabre yet heartwarming tales. Arthur Latchloose, a miserable, wealthy old banker, has everything--but has nobody. A modern genie with a cell phone, and a wondrous clock made for the Sun King, turn his world upside down.
Poems of Friends
By Charles Wylie
Series: Sailor Poet - Suite Two, 1 of 4 · Sailor Poet - Suite 4, 1 of 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,160. Language: British English. Published: December 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
This is Charles Wylie's second of nine eBooks of poetry about Love, Friends, Mystery, Nature, Parting and Grief, Faith and Family, Fun, Heroes and Indignation, and The Sea. Some friends in the UK, the USA and the Commonwealth will find themselves featured. I do hope they will remain friends when they've read what I've written!
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.
The Heart Sees
By Jeanine Duval Spikes
Series: Soulwalker, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,240. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
A woman he should not love, a man who could shatter her dream, a love that would find a way. The Heart Sees is the story of George Thibeau, a Mi’kmaw “locator”, whose ability to walk with spirit has defined his lone existence, and Samantha Maillet, the outsider whose search for belonging and an answer to the puzzle of a recurring dream would change both their lives.
Dream Reunion (Dreams, Book 6)
By J.J. DiBenedetto
Series: Dream Series, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,430. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"I wish someone - my mother, my husband, anybody - would really let me have it, instead of telling me everything's not my fault when it obviously is..." Sara's seen the cost of interfering in other people's dreams firsthand; it's measured in ruined lives and cemetery plots. When her supernatural dreams start up again, Sara is faced with problem after problem...
It's Time
By Harry Dodgson
Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Being old is bad enough, but when your children forget you, that is the last straw.
Measuring the Marigolds
By R. Jean Mathieu
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013 by FedoraArts Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Dr. Savannah Lund's only way home is through the void that destroyed her partner's mind. Can she take it?
The Daily Conjuror
By Patrice Stanton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Bithia Wellington-Paine understands the old conjuror's adage, "It takes a witch to know one," so it's clear that's not her current problem. It's simply a common thief with a touch of con man, or rather con girl. The “problem,” at fifteen-going-on-grown-up, was Aristolia Stewart Dunsmore and this teen was about to learn that stolen property - especially from a mage - always has a hidden price.
Book of Hours: The Beguilement of Brother Alphaios
By J. S. Anderson
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 87,100. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » General
When Brother Alphaios comes to a great American city to recreate the Book of Hours, he must discover both its origins and the heresies that kept it hidden away for six hundred years. Finding himself an unwelcome guest in a cold, dour monastery, he becomes beguiled both by the audacious fifteenth-century illuminator he calls Jeremiah and the characters he encounters in the vast, chaotic city.
The Pardon
By J. P. Kurzitza
Price: Free! Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A short story about a young, stubborn priest and a convict on death row, and their strained relationship surrounding the status of the inmate's soul after death. Will he conform to the priest's requirements, or will the young priest simply give up on the doomed man?
Popcorn, Parasites, Precious & Pearls
By Keith Brazil
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,890. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A metaphysical comedy of the vices! Explore elements of spiritual philosophy during the journey of a Soul’s perilous plunge. Discover the impurities and insecurities behind the Pearl, the Parasites, and the Pleasure of Man’s consuming vices. Four short stories: "Pure Madness", "Annual Review", "Mezcal - con gusano", and "The Cave of Mystery".
From There To Here: A Novel of Discovery
By Michael J. Tobias
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,690. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
When strange things begin happening to him, Jeremy Sparks wants to know what they mean. The more effort he puts into figuring it out, the more confused he becomes, until he embraces the mystery and finds himself on a path that promises answers...
Portals: A Fantasy
By John Walters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Abruptly, without any warning, portals to another dimension opened up all over the world. Hundreds of thousands entered; none returned. Now, months later, one representative exits each portal with a message. The doorways lead to a better world, and whoever wishes to enter must do so quickly, as the portals will soon disappear forever.
Late Night with Larry the Lip
By Leni Matlin
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Larry "The Lip" Bender has a good thing going at KRUD talk radio. His call-in show rules the 2 to 5 a.m. niche and the odd hours and offbeat audience are right up his alley. But the normally unflappable Prince of Weird, as Bender refers to himself, gets blown away when he takes a phone call on the air from someone who has been dead for 10 years. Short Fiction - Humor / Metaphysical