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Tales From The Tar Baby "...Up The Track"
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Price: Free! Words: 13,540. Language: Australian English. Published: February 18, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Being memories and observations from selected events and personal experiences gathered during trips from Alice Springs to Darwin over one's lifetime, fifteen hundred K's from the Red Heart to the Top End – most recently in our retirement motor-home Tar Baby. How boring, thinks you. And so did I at first, but as I started writing I began to remember things, some recent and others from my childhood…
Astronaut School
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Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
The astronauts of Albaqaaaru believed you couldn't start training too early. At the very least you couldn't start thinking about being an astronaut too early, and thus they developed the way of the Hall, trading halls where one behaved as if behaving well was life or death. It wasn't always that way. Five year old Kiki Strand is making her first visit to a Hall.
J.
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Price: Free! Words: 66,820. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When journalist Veda Jenkin stumbles across a secret society dedicated to restoring the rightful king of England, she finds herself drawn into another world, of rituals and saints, the Zen Jewish Blues, jazz, mathematical opera, Jacobean theatre, Velcro jumping, Argonauts and argonauts, Jason and JASOn, Bedekeepers and Beadkeepers, and learns that when the Jay comes, the king will be crowned.
The Conqueror
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Price: Free! Words: 64,260. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Great Khan, Jumalak of the Horde, leads a victorious army which must be fed and which might be dangerous to disband. His navy has doubled in size in two or three short years. His neighbours, including King Lowren of Lemnia and Eleanora, Queen of Windermere, can see which way the wind is blowing. In the coming conflict it will not be possible to remain neutral. An alternate universe.
Sweat Dreams
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Price: Free! Words: 3,150. Language: Australian English. Published: January 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Dreams are just dreams, right? And as Jack Cadney says in my towering literary work "McCullock's Gold", how can dreams have any meaning when everything in them is so crazy? …And yet, on rare occasions, someone dreams some winning lottery numbers or which horse will win the Melbourne Cup. Oh yes. And for your information, a "Sydney Harbour" is the standard Australian unit of mega-gargantuan volume.
Showcase
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Price: Free! Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mashups
Three, short, less than 3000 word, competition winning story entries by 'Anderson I: The Acute Case of Anthrax' author O.K. Alleyne. Showcase has been written as a thank you to everyone who has supported me in my first year of publication.
The Three Wizened Men
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Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: Australian English. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Nothing happens in isolation. Momentous events are always accompanied by peripheral happenings, each with a greater or lesser link to the main issue. Often these affairs are overshadowed, and when the dust finally settles and the official accounts are written they are, for one reason or another, not included. Such applied to certain other doings relevant to that first Christmas Day...
Peter Pan’s Last Adventure (In Wonderland)
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Price: Free! Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mashups
This is the story of Peter Pan’s last trip to The Neverland, and it begins the evening Alice returns home from Wonderland. Advisory-The Queen of hearts succeeds at taking off heads.
. . . Constant Red . . .
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Price: Free! Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
At a time when the one per centers can have their way with whatever they want, they decide the color red is counter-productive. Can they just pull it off the shelves?
A Preposterous Portfolio of Parodies: Free Selections from Spoofs of The Hobbit, Game of Thrones, Harry Potter, Star Trek and More
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Price: Free! Words: 21,980. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
A collection of short parodies, excerpted from the award-winning Henry Potty series and An Unexpected Parody: The Unauthorized Spoof of The Hobbit, How Game of Thrones Will End, and new side-splitting material for readers young and old. A delightful romp through the world's favorite franchises.
Waiting for the Train
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Price: Free! Words: 880. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mashups
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
A quick short story about a discharged soldier waiting on a train station platform eager to be reunited with his wife.
Louise Louise
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Series: The Chicagoua Cafe. Price: Free! Words: 420. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mashups
A day at the beach with Louise. 350 words in this short story.
The Dead Need Nature, Too
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Price: Free! Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Unfulfilled by the zombie lifestyle, one of the walking dead spends a day at the park finding joy and meaning in nature.
A True Friend
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Series: The Chicagoua Cafe. Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A 1000 word story takes place in a bar where a patron turns into a dog.
The Deer, Amanda & other Short Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 8,370. Language: American English. Published: October 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mashups
The Deer, Amanda and Other Short Stories contains six short stories that include, among others, a focus on the repercussions of picking up an old girlfriend and what can go wrong when you go sledding. This semi-autobiographical collection of short stories is a light and enjoyable read (roughly 20 pages).
Did He Really?
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Price: Free! Words: 310. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014 by KMFPublishing.co.uk. Category: Fiction » Mashups
Phil and John are concerned after their friend's experiment worked!!
We Could Be Heroes
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Series: The Descendants Basic Collection, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 87,990. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In the year 2077, a disparate group of people with superhuman powers come to the city of Mayfield, VA in order to hide from an organization bent on exploiting their gifts. Circumstance, however compels them to put their powers to use for the common good as real life superheroes! Collects Issues #0-7 of the web serial The Descendants by Landon Porter.
Winerose' Abysmal Compendium
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Price: Free! Words: 4,670. Language: American English. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mashups
A collection of several exciting stories.
Kevin Cassidy The Cassidy Chronicles
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Price: Free! Words: 105,310. Language: Australian English. Published: September 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
...being the questionable memoirs of a certain North Queensland high school boy on his 1950’s journey through the leafy glades of learning. But (shock horror!), it's in the first-person present tense, the mark of a rank amateur. Yet this was the only way I could make the story work, dear reader, and you, with your perspective and experience, will judge it for yourself - hopefully with a smile.
Plein Sud - The South of France: A Year of Visual Visits to Roussillon
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Price: Free! Words: 17,020. Language: American English. Published: September 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mashups
Now boarding at a screen near you - first call to all Stationary Travelers. Take a visual trip to France with no airfare, crowded planes, or lost luggage. “Plein Sud” (Due South) is where you are heading. Come feel the warm Catalan sunshine as Salley J Robins welcomes you with words and photos to a small village on the Roussillon Plane in the South of France.