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Comes Around
Price: Free! Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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Harold Outterrige has forgotten the golden rule, "treat others as you would treat yourself" and now believes that the downtrodden exist for him to trample. He's about to get a solid lesson in exactly how his beliefs hurt others. Up close. And very, very personal.
Midnight Crew
You set the price! Words: 3,100. Language: British English. Published: July 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
It was a world much like ours, parallel, but not in a hazy Sci-Fi kind of way... Brian had come to know how the eeriness of sundown in the forgotten part of the east-end of town, smeared itself thick and sticky with indifference to his career. The deserted-ness of the drenched and poorly lit industrial streets were somehow always preferred to other nights...
Wet
Price: Free! Words: 9,340. Language: British English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Adventure » General
It's Paradise... Our soul's nostalgic urge to pause a lazy summer Sunday's orange brush at dusk, aided by a waiting cabernet. As would be a fit pairing with maybe succulent but humble lamb, for some, and that would do. But for Ariel, a bottomless glass of sweetly labelled, matured revengeful Pinot Noir, was right on the nose... And a recent harvest, even better.
46 (A Short Story)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
With a tense political climate weighing heavily on them, two lifelong best friends remove Islamophobic flyers from the front windows of vehicles at the newly opened Warm Springs BART station. What they don't expect is to experience both the negative and positive effects of being part of the resistance.
The Wind That Moves The Days
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,540. Language: American English. Published: June 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Yod wouldn't mind knocking these two idiots' heads together, but he will have to settle for a picnic in the park instead.
American Hypocrites - Cop Lives Matter
Price: Free! Words: 6,560. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2017 by DeckersPress. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Protests! Anti-cop rallies! Riot, riot, riot! Imagine a world where the police force is filled only with unqualified and unfit applicants who are subject to bribes, manipulation and drug running. There will be no more real police, and certainly no more real protection. Why would anyone want to be a cop when they are protested, hunted and killed?
Unlearning
Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
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Step into the classroom of a dystopian future where students learn to unlearn the moral sentiments they have been taught since birth. The process of unlearning has become vital to the mechanisms of control in a society plagued with constant social upheaval and where the threat of terrorism is ever present...
Dot Gov
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,610. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Sandra Lamb thought J.B. was one of the good guys. He was fighting terrorism, wasn't he, bringing the full arsenal of the government's surveillance apparatus to bear on those who would do us harm. But knives have two edges,and they can turn on the attacker as well as the victim. So see what Big Brother is up to in .Gov. One of twenty shorts from A-Sides.
The Librarian
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 8,370. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Librarians have been central to published ideas being signed in and out, and have caringly and correctly stored these, for as long as we've had the healthy need to learn, compare, debunk or accept authoritative ideas about our fascinating but sometimes cruel world.
The Monk's Bed - A Short Story...
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,910. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Synopsis How sheepishly we follow... no, rephrase, how we absolutely cherish the endless queues, to purchase with our health, the one way ticket to the bottleneck where financial slavery is sold. And one icy windy morning, the whole world changes and we realise we're part of nature but we know nothing of how to survive it...
The Happiness Inquisition
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,170. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
One day a child is admitted to hospital, the victim of abuse. Five people of different ages find themselves caught up in the series of events that leads up to this tragedy. But who made the anonymous phone call that set these events in motion? And why did they do it?
We're Ready (The Journal of Cable Black)
Price: $1.52 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A lazy military man wakes up to find himself in a chaotic United States. He intended to miss a mandatory deployment by hiding away in his barracks room closet. The world around him in pieces, as political tensions and civil war engulfs America. We are brought into this story through the evolving mind and journal of this young man as he grows in both character and writing ability.
Eco History Exam 2052
Price: Free! Words: 2,800. Language: English (Scottish dialect). Published: November 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Writing her third year eco history exam, Shazi plans on grad studies in 2053 next year. She divides her essay up by decade, summarizing each with a planets-consumed measure. The economic near crash of 2008 marked a transition over the teens of rising food costs and desert solar installs. She can so picture Hollywood stars swimming at the ice-free North Pole in the twenties. And women’s voices.
The Spring
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Mark Smith, an old retired Marine, is not happy with the state of the nation. But he's only cleaning his rifle, a weekly ritual held over from the old days. He leans one way, his wife the other. Protector and protected, neither able to exprience the other's worldview. Will it matter?
Laconic Lyrics
Price: Free! Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
This is a poem book, with themes ranging from drugs, to climate change, to the struggle to escape the class warfare that society induces.
D is for Dump Trump - An Anti-Hate Alphabet
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016 by Why Not Books. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
“I know words. I have the best words,” bragged Donald Trump, while running for―are you kidding me?―president of the United States. Well, so do we. And they’re all here in D is for DUMP TRUMP: An Anti-Hate Alphabet―26 poems and 20 original editorial cartoons about this detestable caricature of a candidate.
President Trump's Month: An Epistolary Novella
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,000. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
It's January 20, 2017, and Donald Trump is sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. But his ambitions are cut short. Find out what happens in President Trump's Month, an epistolary novella offering a satirical look at an imagined Trump presidency through executive orders, proclamations, "official" transcripts of key press briefings, inaugural and weekly addresses, and more.
Celebrating Muffled Voices
Price: $1.20 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: August 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
This poetry collection is a snap shot of the contemporary African society. The poems mirror the tyranny and abuse which have become the order of the day. It gives prominence to the muffled and repressed voices which speak out together in bold acts of kindness and outright rebellion. It also is a celebration of the hazy elegance left, a much need hope.
Corporate Control
Price: Free! Words: 14,510. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016 by Two Two Productions. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Freedom Files Book 5, Corporations are people, money is power, fear has slithered into our conscious and the nation is divided. A new Civil War looms, as the United States dives head first into fascism. People are fed up and ready for a change, a new power has risen up that offers solutions to everyone's problems. This story explores the emergence of The United Corporations of the World.
Gun Games
Price: Free! Words: 18,460. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2016 by Two Two Productions. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Freedom Files Book 4. Guns have been outlawed in the United States for two years. The first arrest of a teacher for the content of a lesson may lead to the final blow for academic freedom. Why were guns made illegal? Who profits the most from the new gun laws? Follow the money and the power into the darkness that hides behind good intentions.

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