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Fiction » Literature

Sub-categories: Literary | Plays & Screenplays
Deus Ex Machina
Price: Free! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Biographical
(5.00 from 1 review)
A very short story about nothing in particular.
Batman and Hat Rack
Price: Free! Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Chicago lawyer falls for exotic dancer and she changes his dull life. Many of her colleagues add remarkable vigor to this tale.
Changes of Heart
Price: Free! Words: 11,120. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
These five short stories tell, each in their own way, what people do when change enters their lives. Written clearly and concisely, the stories are tragic, ironic, touching, and hopeful. Whether it's about love, loneliness, or the yearning for recognition, in each story a decision must be made to give up, or to keep going, in the face of new situations.
Promise - Short Stories From Promise Goodday
Series: African American · Short Stories · Literary. Price: Free! Words: 7,830. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012 by Wes Writers & Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » African American fiction » General
Promise - Short Stories from Promise Goodday These scorching short stories are taken from the novel Promise Goodday. Pete the serial rapist/killer meets his fate in an abandoned amusement park in the The story "End of the Line." In "Goose Steps" you meet Promise, sassy yet innocent and unaware of the fate about to befall her. It all converges later in the searing heartbreaking novel.
The Auction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,670. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(4.50 from 8 reviews)
Belle Walker lives in a place where women are auctioned off when they come of age. Outside the city are monsters who have allowed the humans a small area to inhabit. They promise to leave citizens in peace as long as they never cross the boundary. On the day Belle is sold, one of the monsters breaks that promise and enters the city, intent on having her as his own.
Died Happy
Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
'So far, my favourite part of dying is death himself. Or herself, for that matter.' This short and savvy story takes the reader on a tour of the place we go to when we're done with this one. Filled with accountants and plagued by a human resources problem, it's a very different view of the afterlife.
A Dirty Beautiful Smell
Price: Free! Words: 6,330. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
From the author of "I Only Got One Hot Wife" comes a profoundly complex and deeply harrowing short story about one man's fears, regrets, and tragic impulses. Stuart Newman finds himself not feeling very well on his way to work and soon comes to a realization that his illness may be as serious as the phobia of smell that torments him.
Fun with Dick and Jane
Price: Free! Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Dick wants fun. He has no dog. He has no cat. No Spot. No Puff. But he has a plan. See Dick board the plane. See Dick fly away. Far, far away. Hello happiness! Goodbye Jane
The Rise of the Robots
Price: Free! Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
OMG, WTF, TMI. the Rise of the Robots has arrived! The world is profoundly changed and this is how it began. Nothing will ever be the same including even you! Be ready for the future, read this important report ASAP! Your understanding may depend on it. Don't believe it? Why take that risk? Download The Rise of the Robots today, right now! It will be important for your state of mind. Your welcome.
Tri Odd
Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A twist of the knife or turn of the worm, TRI ODD is a free collection of three early flash fiction stories by author Tom Kepler. Enter into worlds best seen with a sideways glance--a school marm, retired from teaching but not from judgment; a stowaway on a spaceship with the odd name of "Adam"; Halloween Eve and a man costumed as a spider . . . or is it the other way around?
The Butterfly Effect
Price: Free! Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
(4.00 from 1 review)
A father watches his daughters lovingly care for a squirmy gang of caterpillars. When they morph into butterflies, the girls witness the true meaning of life... unfortunately. A short story by Scott Semegran.
Celtic Evil The Fitzgerald Brothers A Celtic Christmas
Price: Free! Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
(3.00 from 1 review)
A short holiday story featuring the Fitzgerald brothers as they enjoy their first holiday after being reunited. A humorous look into their lives, snow ball fight and all.
অ-সাধারণ সুন্দর ও অনান্য গল্প
Series: FICTION, Book 11. Price: Free! Words: 7,560. Language: Bengali. Published: January 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
এই বইটি কয়েকটি বাংলা ছোটো গল্পের সংকলন। প্রথম গল্পটি একটি নিটোল প্রেমের গল্প। দ্বিতীয় গল্পটি একটি হাসির গল্প। তৃতীয় গল্পটিতে গঙ্গাদেবীর মহিমা নিয়ে এবং চথুর্থ গল্পটি ধনি পরিবারের দিশাহীন ছেলের গল্প।
The Fantastic Breasts
Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A man meets a pair of irresistible breasts that are both absurdly elastic and truly fantastic. This sharp new satire by Julie Koh explores the extremes of a male gaze that reduces women to the sum of their body parts. Read this if you like your fiction short, dark and daring.
Thoughts Left Unsaid
Price: Free! Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
David and Phil, friends since college, have recently had rough patches in their marriages, including an affair. Though they’ve never been the type to discuss intimate personal problems, David feels the need to unburden himself to Phil. As they play pool and have a few beers, David recounts recent events in his life while wondering how much, if anything, he should tell his friend.
The Part-Time People
Price: Free! Words: 16,160. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(3.00 from 3 reviews)
DeBarrie's Stationery Store needed help again. Somehow, the part-time people never worked out. It was a problem. One after another, the part-time people came and went, and sometimes, nobody ever found out what happened to them. The newest one seemed even more hopeless than usual. His job application announced "there's a man who follows me around and ruins everything I try to do".
Number Ten
Series: A short story. Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.00 from 1 review)
The decision of one man seems to change the course of the day for many. But was change coming, anyway?
Mail-order Bride
Price: Free! Words: 7,240. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Three masterful short stories explore the complexities of being a mother, daughter, wife and friend in contemporary America. Written with characteristic insight and lyricism by Sara Baker, author of the novel The Timekeeper's Son, these characters and stories will linger with you long after you finish the book.
The Kidnapped Bride
Price: Free! Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Maddie Etheridge's train wreck of a marriage at Boston's Plaza Hotel cost forty thousand dollars. It only lasted thirteen months, which matriculates out to a hundred bucks a day not including the lavish rehearsal dinner, Samoan honeymoon, restraining orders and miscellaneous legal fees. If the lovebirds lived in the Asian Republic of Kirghistan things might have worked out better.
The Wedding Face
Price: Free! Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Miriam Jacobs’ parents found their daughter’s future husband on a three-by-five index card in a Jewish marriage broker’s Rolodex file. Forty years later, Miriam wishes they had chosen differently.