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Fiction » Literature

Sub-categories: Literary | Plays & Screenplays
Life Among the Voids
Price: Free! Words: 11,130. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Somewhere on the lake, far down the highway, a gunshot echoed across the water. Birds took off from the trees, their fluttering silhouettes dark against the sunset, and then both my parents were gone. I was completely alone in this world, with no one to shield me from the oncoming voids of death and old age.
Marcado para matar
Series: Reminiscencias Oscuras (historias paralelas). Price: Free! Words: 3,680. Language: Spanish. Published: July 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Anthologies, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
Marcado para morir, es la precuela de la saga de novelas negras Reminiscencias Oscuras, remontándose esta obra a cinco años antes,de los hechos de Diarios de Rafael Hoffman: Los mercenarios. En esta entrega, se relatan los orígenes de Rafael Hoffman y su primer asesinato. Él quedará marcado para matar. La sociedad sigue dormida en sus vicios y es corrompida, pero él ha despertado recientemente.
From the Annexe: An Untold Tale
Price: Free! Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Miskatonic University librarian Charles Milburn was Herbert West's assistant and closest friend. He has already revealed much about their association in The Friendship of Mortals. But not everything. This is the part he left out. (Herbert West Series supplement 2)
The Sitting Cop
Price: Free! Words: 490. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A police officer is sitting on the sidewalk. And the people walking by can't believe it.
Ghosts
Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
We came here to get away, and to be in love. What we found was a lonely home in the Midwest.That's life, they tell us. That's normal. Get up, eat, wash the dishes, go to bed. Live life in the living room. When you die, you'll be buried face down on top of your father and his father, each new arrival sending the last closer to hell. Suppose I don't want to live this way anymore?
Dispensable
Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a story of our own reality. In this life, well, give your all. Love completely and genuinely. Do the best you can, how you can, where you can and when you can. But also for you. Because as soon as you lose your use, you will watch yourself thrown into oblivion and quickly replaced just like Kay's father.
The Way of the World: A Novella
Price: Free! Words: 10,610. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Urban
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
An anonymous narrator... An anonymous boy... An anonymous girl... None extraordinary... None connected... Does anyone even care? The Way of the World: A Novella is an experimental work dealing with the complications of narrative voice.
Leaving New Texas
Price: Free! Words: 13,230. Language: American English. Published: January 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Alternative history
Alex Falls gets a new, strange job-escort Jessica Garcia out of New Texas. It seemed easy, until the two are targeted...
Screams Along The Sky
Price: Free! Words: 9,220. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
What do you do when clues to an unsolved murder have been coded in a stolen $50 million painting? You try to steal it back. Only you have to deal with corrupt collectors, crazy thieves, lust-powered women, shootouts, betrayals, double crosses and surprises. And a psychic dog named Hillary. It's not as easy as it sounds.
Life on Other Moons
Price: Free! Words: 16,160. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
After the last woman on Earth dies and the moon breaks in half, the male survivors begin to question love, masculinity, and fate. Later, a civilization on the moon begins to rebuild after decades of civil war. Three other stories chart the progress of a boy and his father on their multi-year journey from rural, 1960s Alabama to a war-torn Vietnam and ultimately to the moon.
Bang
Price: Free! Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Violet is the lone survivor of a school shooting, she retells her story to a detective. Violet's story is both disturbing and shocking, but may just have shaped the future of the USA. Bonus Story also included: The Night one-ten conquered two-eighty. Shane Grey's first short story, based on a true story.
Warm aanbevolen
Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: Dutch. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Met haar hebzucht zet een vrouw haar jaloerse nieuwe vlam aan tot wraak. Wat is belangrijker: materie of lucht?
Lofty: A Recollection
Price: Free! Words: 630. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Lofty reminisces on the beginnings of his relationship with Lydia Cory that took place in a restaurant in Florida called the Fillet and Claw where Lydia waited table and Lofty washed dishes. Freddie the waiter figures prominently. Lydia's shenanigans and her popularity with diners figure also.
El Arte del Terror - Memento Mori
Price: Free! Words: 12,220. Language: Spanish. Published: April 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Memento Mori - Recuerde que la muerte, es una edición especial del proyecto El Arte del Terror.
Claro de Luna
Price: Free! Words: 4,190. Language: Spanish. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
La trama de este cuento descubre la finitud del hombre y deja al lector inmerso en esta obra observándolo todo desde primera fila. Es así que por medio de una larga correspondencia, Raymundo describe su tormento a la señorita Myriam dentro de una jaula transgresora con el ánimo de lograr salir muy pronto de su propia oscuridad.
Sybil
Price: Free! Words: 880. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story about ageing.
Present Tense, Future Perfect
Price: Free! Words: 8,150. Language: British English. Published: May 6, 2018 by Pyjama Writer Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Fact meets fiction in this short story based on the life & work of Daphne du Maurier. Plagued by doubts as to whether her novel-writing will ever succeed, Daphne is at a low point. When she discovers a potion that promises the power to magically steal her away from her present plight, she feels she has nothing to lose. Join Daphne as she takes a chance and stares into the face of destiny…
Giorgia
Price: Free! Words: 9,320. Language: Italian. Published: March 26, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Non è un harmony, ma una storia vera. Due donne e un uomo sullo sfondo. L'amore è al centro, in realtà è un confronto tra vincenti e perdenti, dove la distinzione tra le due categorie sfuma fino a diventare impercettibile. La morale sembrerebbe: la vita è così, o paghi subito o poi ma con gli interessi. È un «I Mini-Minimissimi», brevissimi per arrivare alla parola "fine" prima di annoiarvi
An Unnamed Life Lost
Price: Free! Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Literature » Literary
As I was deciding what would make up my day today I felt a piece I had written, “An Unnamed Life Lost” call out to me; so I read it again and then I began to write. I put together what came of my efforts today into a short story told through prose poems.
50 Haiku
Price: Free! Words: 790. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Not the traditional Japanese Haiku system, these are a system of my own devising.