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Dad Shining
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,850. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Literature » Literary
At a family reunion, a son tries to come to terms with who his father is, who he has become, and what the future holds. His wife's left him, his sisters rarely talk to him, and he feels he's turning into his father - a man he's never quite understood. He may find the answers he seeks, but not before he finds out the reason the family has come together. It's more than he's ever imagined.
House Of Worship
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 890. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A very brief story about a young boy Ricky. This snippet gives a glimpse into how a psyche becomes scarred and hints as to why he grew into a narcissist.
Frank & Nneka
You set the price! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Following a devastating diagnoses, Frank and Nneka seek comfort in a familiar place.
A Book With No Pictures
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A loser, pushing forty, struggles to raise his gifted nephew, in this short and comedic tale of dysfunction.
The Drink
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Andrew Frery is a recovering alcoholic and a politician at the end of his career. He's moving out of his county commission office when he gets a visit from an unexpected visitor delivering devastating news. But an opportune encounter the day before may save Andrew.
The Bistro
Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The arrival of the penultimate end in a relationship, where one romanticizes imagination over reality, and the other would rather compensate than accept the true circumstance.
Life At My House Sampler
Price: Free! Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A small, eBook collection of my “Life at my House Sampler” columns—the wit, wisdom, and reflections of a woman, wife, and mother.
Entropy: A Story of Betrayal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,330. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
With an unfulfilling marriage and career, Sean finds himself on a quest for happiness that could cost him more than he’s willing to pay. Cursed with unparalleled beauty, Suzy Brockman has spent her entire life teetering on the edge of disaster. Will Suzy find peace with the only person who can see the power within her, or will one final betrayal seal her fate?
The Moral Hazard (Part 1 of 2)
Price: Free! Words: 18,780. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Wealth. Beauty. Youth. Power. Persephone and Eris Benson have it all ever since their father unexpectedly handed them the keys to his billion dollar company in the city of New Lyonesse. But being at the top brings out a power player who sees them and their company as a tempting target. In order to survive, the sisters must confront their tortured past so they can handle their dangerous future.
The Visit
Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
An unexpected visit doesn't mean it was appreciated. This is a story based on a real milk jug which was given as a wedding present in 1909. The names have been changed to protect the innocent, Irene.
Breathing In Rio: A Short Story
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Rio, a place of beauty, excitement, and wonder. A place where you are free to dance until your feet ache and sing until you can no more. A woman and her mother experience this and more during their visit to Brazil's most famous city.
Rings of a Tree (A Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017 by Hibbert & Stiles Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Another season begins… Childhood sweethearts Jake and Cassidy always knew they’d end up getting married, but what they hadn’t been prepared for were the ups and downs that life would present to them. Follow their family through generations of celebrations and trials, as told through the eyes and ears of an oak tree.
Wajemup: Place across the water where the spirits go
Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
On the surface, this short story is a snapshot of an Australian family holiday. Look a little deeper and you'll find a subtle critique of a society that buries its head in the sand, ignoring a brutal history to focus on its own gain and enjoyment.
Caught at a Crossroad
Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Come off it, Tiff. You had a choice: your family or your career. Remind me again, who did you chose? Oh, that's right, you chose those pigs in blue," June bellowed. After twelve years apart, June and Tiffany are reunited. Now face-to-face on opposite sides of the law, Tiffany must choose between her career and her family. It all comes down to this: lose her job or arrest her brother-in-law.
Price: Free! Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(4.00 from 1 review)
A short story about a serious Med Student. This is also a story about how where we're planted matters, and the friendship between two different people.
The Golden Child
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 17,600. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Stephen Pendleton sees his childhood repeating himself. His brother, Ken, who was given everything as the eldest child while Stephen, the youngest, was neglected and abused. He's tried to put that behind him and move on with his life, but when he sees his younger nephew going through the same things, he finds himself reliving the past and his darkest impulses.
Motel Endings
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Motels dot the highways of America, providing a range of services and prices. We use them. Thousands of us use them for a place to rest, for meetings and assignations, and even, at times, to act out life's dramas. They are soulless places, almost perfect for the tragic endings that sometimes seem to take on their own power and strength, playing out no matter what we truly want.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,580. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
I'll Never Do It Again *a First-Time Spanked, Spanking F M Fantasy*
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016 by Ardour Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Literature » Literary
~ You never forget the first time... even when it hurts. ~ It all begins when Timmy finds himself witnessing Jenny's own humiliation and tear-inducing torment as she's bent over her mother's knee and spanked. Right in front of him, right before his eyes that can hardly bear the sight of his best friend's agony. That's the moment that Timmy's day takes a turn he could never ever guess...
Fathers: A Collection of 3 Flash Fiction Stories
Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: American English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Parents
Fathers: A collection of Three Flash Fiction stories consist of three short stories, "Teddy", "He never Came", "His Truth". All shining a lot of the lack in-home issues many families face regarding an empty father presence.