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Caught In Stilled Flame
Price: Free! Words: 16,360. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Horror » General
Set in a post-apocalyptic rural landscape, Leigh Winterstine's newest release takes you on a dark and unsettling journey of the heart following Gulf War veteran Jerry and a nameless girl who has recently escaped her captor of 14 years.
The Unfortunate Life of Thomas Mercer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Thomas Mercer, preacher, is staggering down the road holding his gut. As he mulls his distant childhood and his more recent life, he reaches some conclusions, or does he? It's difficult to tell as he wrests his mind from the silly to the serious to give his death the dignity it deserves.
An Untitled Life
Price: Free! Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When Margaret Williams suffers a heart attack Peter does what any husband would, he performs CPR. But then he suffers his own heart attack. This heartrending, heartwarming story of family, of life, and of death will make you reach out and hug your spouse.
Shopping at Tesco
Price: Free! Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literature » Urban
In this dark humorous short story a snooty yummy mummy takes decisive action when faced with panic and danger at the supermarket.
Leiden y Plagio
Price: $1.80 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: Spanish. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Educational, Fiction » Literature » Educational
El plagio intelectual es severamente castigado en el mundo académico Holandes. Magnolia, la protagonista duda si debe denunciar a su mentor, quien intenta recibir un subsidio de mas de un millón de Euros usando un método que ha sido desarrollado por ella. Este relato es parte de "Sol y de Luna" volumen II de la trilogía "La maratón del amor' y contiene audios, vídeos y fotos.
Gender-swapped Fairy Tales: Rumpelstiltskin & Faithful John
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Subversive and surprising, these gender-swapped re-tellings of the two classic Brothers Grimm stories 'Rumpelstiltskin' and 'Faithful John' will make you see your favourite fairy tales in a whole new light!
Tea for Two
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Following on from the events in The Box and Mug Half-full, Tea for Two tells the story of two of the previous characters who are dealing with grief and the loss of loved ones in their own way.
How to Become a Bodyguard for Celine Dion's Larynx
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ever wonder how contemporary singing divas protect their voice boxes? Well, wonder no more! In the satirical short story, an over-achieving nine-year-old unknowingly embarks on an unlikely career path en route to working for Celine Dion, the popular singing sensation. You'll laugh and you'll cry as the narrator of the story, a gifted child with a MENSA I.Q., navigates through her journey .
Warehouse
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 15,840. Language: Polish. Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions
Warehouse przenika mnie, istnieje we mnie, istnieje poza mną, nawołuje i krzyczy, wrzeszczy w mojej głowie!!! Muszę iść w jego stronę... powinienem iść w jego stronę... tylko on może mi pomóc, jedynie on... nikt inny nie posiada mocy mogącej wyciągnąć mnie w stronę światła. On jest tym, czego potrzebuję... CHODŹ... muszę do niego wejść... CHODŹ, DRZWI JUŻ SĄ OTWARTE...
Bad Gene Genie
Series: Acoustic Funambulist, Book 13. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
In this everlasting voyage of melodious inclination, Acoustic Funambulist carries the tune in the face of the most off-key situations. In this thirteenth episode magic turns out to be best kept bottled up and the galactic trotter's reliance on his wits, life saving.
Hollow Cities of Hollow Homes
Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
By Michael Haynes. Everyone is gone. Vanished, inexplicably. That’s the world Elena confronts. Elena navigates the empty roads and neighborhoods searching for her only child–hoping beyond hope he has survived–while battling her inner demons. What will she find remaining within hollow cities of hollow homes?
Qxixt, Workers of Wonders
Price: Free! Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
In a darkening that wasn't a future, came a demonstration that wasn't sport, of a morphing that wasn't natural evolution, and only just the start. Not natural, but necessary? That was the question of angst for the Qxixt Corporation. Necessary and needed? Pick up a quantum toolbox at the concession stand on your way out if you agree.
The Tact
Price: Free! Words: 930. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
This is a very short story but very complex for understanding. I tried to be as clear as I can. But if you, my dear Reader, didn`t understand the idea then don`t be upset and just... never mind. I could only make one prompt - this story is really not about what you shoud find in final.
Coralín
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Romance » Western
This is a love story set in Mexico in the late 1800s. Being a lawman takes a toll that former Texas Ranger Wes Crowley knows all too well. He's settled with the notion that he will live and die alone to avoid bringing harm to those he might have loved. But Coralín Martinez de Silva is a force of nature, and she has ideas of her own.
Humanos, una experiencia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,590. Language: Spanish. Published: May 18, 2015 by Adoro Leer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Inspirational
¿Qué puede concluirse de este experimento llamado vida humana? ¿Será que un ser superior está experimentando con todos nosotros? ¿Qué más me queda? Solo registrar todo en algunos escritos que aquí se presentan.
Saturday Date (A Short Story)
You set the price! Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Indic
Mary roams the Goan and Anglo-Indian neighborhoods of Bombay, singing for money so she can feed herself and the child who accompanies her. A night watchman befriends her and offers a chance to get off the streets. Mary seeks guidance from the mysterious visions that haunt her, but she alone must decide her fate.
Gateway of India (Book One)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,070. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Indic
The Gateway of India, built in the early twentieth century, served as a ceremonial entrance to the city of Bombay. Today, it remains the city’s most famous landmark. This collection of three linked short stories provides a gateway into the lives of ordinary Bombay citizens. Each story in this collection is a vignette that illuminates the challenges and triumphs of life.
The Most Mauve There Is
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Middle-schooler Avery Holsopple is already struggling with the fact that he's the shortest guy in school. To make matters worse, his older sister Valerie has insisted on having a Victorian-style wedding, which means Avery is about to find himself dressed up in the worst color he can imagine for a boy: pink. Of course, Mom insists the color is "mauve" but Avery's eyes know the truth.
A Midlife Night's Dream
Price: Free! Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
LIke most people, Thomas Biehl wondered from time to time how his life could have turned out differently, so he decided to write a short story about himself in the third person to explore the idea.
Gender-swapped Fairy Tales: Hansel and Gretel & The Goose Boy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
(4.00 from 1 review)
Subversive and surprising, these gender-swapped re-tellings of the two classic Brothers Grimm stories 'Hansel and Gretel' and 'The Goose Girl' will make you see your favourite fairy tales in a whole new light!