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The Scribe
Price: Free! Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Literary publication for writers, by writers
The Death of Emily Pritchett
Price: Free! Words: 1,980. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
A beautiful young debutante meets a senseless and untimely demise. The eye witness account, retold from a peculiar perspective, leads to the question, could the tragedy have been prevented.
Quick Reads: The Gardener
Price: Free! Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A new and unusual gardener brings more than a summer's cornucopia to the Richter estate.
Bloody Hands, Heartless Editors: 7 Deleted Chapters from The First Boy who was Broken
Price: Free! Words: 5,580. Language: American English. Published: March 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The discarded chapters of writer, J.D. Benabides, these are stories of triumph, childhood, and the heartbreaking beauty of being human. They were initially cut from his book, The First Boy who was Broken, but they are being offered in this free ebook as a thank you to everyone who supported his debut novel.
In the Ancient Lands of the Pemigewasset
Price: Free! Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
In the Ancient Lands of the Pemiwegasset consists of two short stories about life in the Pemigewasset wilderness of central New Hampshire. The stories surround the misadventures of the author and two young men as they explore the rugged wilderness along the Kancamagus River.
Quick Reads: Little Hattie Sleeps
Price: Free! Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
An unexpected loss devastates a late 19th Century family.
Salt and Oil, Blood and Clay
Price: Free! Words: 18,490. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Salt and Oil, Blood and Clay is a collection of short stories, poems, and vignettes that use fantasy and the harsh realities of ordinary life to explore the impact of solitude, sorrow, hope, and longing on how we see and believe in the world.
Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 17,760. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
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Character driven short stories dealing with an undocumented immigrant, a runaway slave, coming of age experiences, a love story and end of life.
Helios
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,810. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
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Helios is a collection of short stories by author Che Parker.
Inheritance and Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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In this deeply sardonic debut collection of short stories, Jarod Powell masterfully intertwines the bitter traumas and sweet victories of humanity with a hypnotic style, subversive wit, and a powerful, concrete narrative.
Tales of Terror: The Undead
Series: Tales of Terror, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,330. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013 by ND3 Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Christopher Fulbright’s Tales of Terror, Vol. 3: THE UNDEAD serves up six stories for those weary of the average tales of the undead. An ancient mummy arises to reclaim his rightful place as king of a distant planet; a failed web mogul creates some zombies of a different kind; hot vampires visit their sins and seductions on the unwary, plus two more tales of fangs and flesh-eaters!
The Scribe - June 2015
Price: Free! Words: 6,290. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Literary publication for writers by the St. Louis Writers Guild
Peculiar Worlds and Circular Illusions
Price: Free! Words: 16,900. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Nine short stories set in the 19th, 20th and 21st century, from Professor Kurtz and his paper on "human de-evolvement," to giant sea turtles appearing in neighborhood swimming pools. How can we be certain of anything?
The Scribe -- May 2015
Price: Free! Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Literary publication for writers by the St. Louis Writers Guild
A Sorrowful River Runs Through Here (Short Stories)
Series: A Trio of Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,460. Language: American English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A trio of short stories about the sorrows of family life, featuring "Walking Into The Night," "The Hungry Red Devil" and "The Unfaithful Camera."
Neighbors Three - Return of the Movie Star
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,680. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013 by Wilcox Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Screenplays » Short
This three-act play also takes place in rural Pennsylvania. Honey Solomon has returned home after acting in a Hollywood movie. She and her companion, Tynan Gillespie, plan to act in an Ibsen play in summer theater. Tension develops between Tynan and Greg Desantos, Honey’s old boyfriend. Honey is injured, but Tynan helps her perform. His career, however, is finished as a result.
Forgotten Treasure
Price: Free! Words: 17,420. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
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A collection of poems and short stories. The poetry is inspired by emotions. Anger, joy, love and spirituality all find their way out in them. The short stories are studies in different genres. There is humor in the Wiki-esque biography of Popeye the Sailor and the irreverent "When the Music Stops", fantasy in the "Bonds of War" and drama in "Silver Lining".
Mornings With AJ and Jen
Price: Free! Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When a gunman takes the hosts of a morning show hostage, we find the love and darkness behind the cheery banter. Two additional short stories.
Branches - Three Stories About Family
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,490. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
BRANCHES contains three short stories about family relationships by award winning author Joel Arnold; 'Korean Mother is Dying' 'A Hand to Hold' and ''Jump!' the Water Master Cried'. While mostly known for his horror and suspense, here author Joel Arnold presents a trio of emotionally charged literary shorts that just may leave you crying, cheering, or both.
When Morning Comes (Part of the Paranormal Series)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Horror » General
When Morning Comes discusses human relationships from the perspectives of the main protagonist of the story, the old woman, who finds the detachment of her daughters, distressful. There is intensity and feeling as the old woman yearns desperately for the love of her family, but finally decides to leave matters the way they are when she is cajoled by Death to explore the realm of the other world.

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