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Sub-categories: Literary | Plays & Screenplays
Brooklyn Bites: A Pickle & Carrot Cake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The fifth and sixth stories in the Brooklyn Bites series, A Pickle & Carrot Cake look at the discomfort often caused by speaking the truth. In A Pickle, a woman pressures a man to reveal more about himself, but she is ultimately unable to handle what he reveals. In Carrot Cake, a woman prepares a Lebanese feast for her family and cannot begin to predict the uncomfortable reaction she elicits.
Rocky Road
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,660. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Rocky Road is a mini-collection of four short stories, all set in the South. The characters include an angry snapping turtle named Rocky, a mother and cross-dressing son who like to frequent psychic fairs, and a doctor who has changed his (or her) appearance dramatically since the last checkup.
Let Me Tell You A Story While You Sleep
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young woman, newly arrived in London, finds herself drawn into a romance she wasn't looking for. Will this man prove her wrong about staying unattached, or is he going to be yet another empty promise?
Saving Grace
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
Poor college student Grace is caught by surprise when her father expects her to be a stand in for her mother, in every way. Her mother ran off with her current lover with little regard for the mess she left behind. Grace doesn’t mine the cooking and cleaning, but she draws the line at having sex with her father. All characters engaged in sex are eighteen or older.
The Waking House
You set the price! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
A matriarch's death brings her three children back to the house where they grew up. This short story first appeared in Line Zero Issue 5, November 2011.
The Last Train
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015 by Icebox Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short story about a few days in the life of a struggling author.
Mary Kathryn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,490. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Adult, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
On their last day together, Mary sets off on a short sail in her boat to begin a new chapter in her life. Mary, Leslie, and Glen remember the events over the last four years that have shaped their complex relationship. From a barrier island on the coast of Georgia to the nearby city, they have lived and loved in different ways. This book is intended for mature audiences.
Broken
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
A gripping tale of a mother's love and a punishment gone completely wrong.
Midnight Baseball
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: American English. Published: April 7, 2013 by Mendicant Bookworks. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Brilliantly showcasing one of the lone, remaining adolescent rites-of-passage -- a boy's first beer -- "Midnight Baseball" chronicles a fathers-and-sons fishing trip that quickly devolves into cards and drunken revelry. Mendicant Bookworks presents literary short fiction by Bob Pajich.
Nothing Goes Away (Short Stories)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,190. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012 by Bannerwing Books. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
“Nothing ever goes away until it has taught us what we need to know.” ~ Pema Chodron Angela Amman's debut collection of short fiction delves into the private shadows of three very distinct relationships. For these three women, there are lessons to embrace before they can release the turmoil which holds them back from hope.
Things You Never Get Over
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,950. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of short stories from the eyes of ordinary people. People who lose loved ones. People with difficult choices. People who make mistakes. People in pain. People who have no option but to move forward.
A Dusted Soul
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sometimes even the naughty ones are allowed to come back home again. Bonus Poem: "Emotion Go Round"
A Patchwork of Perspectives Vol 1
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,990. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
From innocent childhood to old age Alberta weaves her tales. From playtime to murder with a side dish of the fantastical.Enjoy the experience.
His Ashes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Lisa is still in mourning after the death of her beloved husband Mike. Her depression has caused her to develop a bizarre habit, frowned upon by others but comforting to her. But an accident takes that habit a step further, turning it into a strange obsession. *A short story.
When We
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011 by Mendicant Bookworks. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Mendicant Bookworks presents "When We" a series of three interlocked poetic-chains about a father and son, how they break and recombine, how their relationship is imagined and re-imagined, and how they are one -- no matter when. More fine experimental short fiction from J.A. Tyler.
Telephone 6
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
A 9-1-1 operator and a cry for help...
George Goes for a Walk 3 short stories by Caitlin Hicks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,420. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
George Goes for a Walk: a man's life changes abruptly during a routine errand as he steps into the crosswalk and makes the decision to help a woman who has been hit by a car. Published in Knight Literary Journal (2004). Plus two other stories: Crazy Kite (shortlisted for HE Francis Short Story Competition in 2003 (as One South)) & That Rescue Feeling. 3 stories, 3 characters.
Gunshot Stigmata
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A shitbag of a novel
The Sun Shone
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
An epic tale of release from the binds of blissful delusion, addiction and a very messy home filled with grand and unusual houseguests.
The Bizarre Tongue
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
The hallowed birth, life and transcendence of a divine entity. The Bizarre Tongue is resplendent, omniscient and birds like Her too. She exists only a moment in linear time, often. It sells.