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Fight and Flight - From "Short Cuts", a short story collection
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
In Kyoto, a modern-day businessman and a despairing samurai are separated by centuries – but joined by ancestry and a mutual watershed moment… _____________________________________________________________ Erik Boman is a writer from Oxford. He is the author of "Short Cuts" and was awarded the A.M. Heath literary prize in 2011.
Breakfast at Cordelia's Aquarium
Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a very short, fun interlude in the Hiding Behind The Couch series. Unlike the rest of the series, which is written in third-person (semi-omniscient) past tense, this short story is written in first-person present tense. It has no real bearing on anything else that happens in the series; it is what it is: an Easter Egg.
Atheist Afterlife
Price: Free! Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a limited distribution re-publication the original release of the e-book later released with the alternate title "Ethereal Pixie-rings of Mercy" with original artwork by Keith Draws.
Micheal
You set the price! Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Inspirational
A short story told by David. Locked within his own body, he sees, hears and feels everything, especially pain. Utterly alone, he is assumed to be brain damaged beyond hope. That is until Michael comes- a very different kind of nurse.
Purple Fables (QUARTET)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,650. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
"If a fable is a legendary story of supernatural happenings," Mr. Swann says, "or a narration intended to enforce a useful truth, then these four are fables--which shouldn't be confused with fairy tales targeted only for children. These, then, are tales for kind and loving people of all ages." Four magical fables from the pen of Ingo Swann...
The Soul Is Complex
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,200. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
An author comes to grips with his spirituality as his life changes due to his new-found celebrity status.
A Concise Re-telling of the Life of God
Price: Free! Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Before the beginning, God was lonely. Finally the true tale of the life of God is told. From before the Big Bang through vaguely intelligent design to the present day and onto a rather bleak future The Concise Re-Telling of the Life of God documents the lonely misunderstood life of our all-seeing Lord and how She overcome her inauspicious beginnings and journeyed towards a happy-ish ending.
Descent To Darkness
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Her life is in shambles, nightmares abound, and the permanent way out seems the best option -- but a midnight visit from a dangerous stranger changes everything.
LOVE LUCID WAR DREAMS - Stories
Price: Free! Words: 10,750. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Travel through lucid dreaming episodes. Get ready for the full story. Have a good night sleep.
Paper Cranes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Paper Cranes is a short story of an isolated artist told from a surrealist landscape melded within London. The realms of possibility and impossibility are allowed to mingle; undermining the supposed superiority of human knowledge and the concept of reality. Paper Cranes is an extension of The Surrealist Series on www.fancybunnyinlondon.wordpress.com.
Visitor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014 by Renaissance Redneck Media. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Dean Grey is waiting on an old friend. They once shared many adventures in the past but have not seen each other in some time and Dean hopes to confirm something he has thought for years.
Live and Let Learn
Price: Free! Words: 9,260. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Jason Dawds was a good husband, father and overall man. But does any of this matter if you are killed? This book explores possibilities and ideas.
Birds In Words - Short Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,390. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
These four short stories take their inspiration from birds. Three are quintessential Australian birds – the dainty Collared Dove, the raucous Spangled Drongo, and the extraordinary Straw Necked Ibis. The fourth story takes place in Scotland, and features the king of British birds, the Golden Eagle. The stories have an element of fantasy about them, or the supernatural.
Little Boy Yao
Price: Free! Words: 360. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
This a poem about a Boy King named Yao. It also would reflect the plight of a growing over comer well relatable (if you are honest)...
To Rise Again
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014 by FantasticWorldsPublishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Sometimes legends take flight, but at what cost? After wandering the desert, Roserin and her son thought they found refuge in Farona. But priests there kidnap Sethin in the middle of night and send Roserin on an impossible journey to save him.
Garbage Music
Price: Free! Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A short story, about 5000 words. Young Jacinta Jaara likes to sit by the old landfill mine and listen to the music ancient Neyerneyemeet plays. The music speaks of her of the old days, when the people of Australia were divided, before the war that changed everything. Soon, Jacinta's curiosity will lead her to an even more profound change, a change of growth, learning, and understanding.
Firestone
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014 by FantasticWorldsPublishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Jorane's survival depends on the Firestone, but will she reach it in time? At the mercy of a tyrant and his sorcerers who covet the gemstone and its power, Jorane languishes in a dungeon cell, with thousands of leagues separating her from the source of her own magic.
A Light in the Mist
Price: Free! Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(5.00 from 1 review)
What happens after we die? We all have a belief, a theory, of what happens after death. Even if it is as simple as, nothing happens. But one thing is true...
Dreams Are Real
Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Dreams are Real revolves around one man’s struggle to come to terms with what happens when we he is asleep and the strange events that lead him to arrive at his unconventional conclusions.
The Story Continues...
Price: Free! Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
"The Story Continues" is a cute little collection of micro stories that do not have a formal ending. This book of three stories counts as the next free short story installment to follow the success of "The Soul of an Author." Thanks for reading!