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Literary | Plays & Screenplays
The Day of the Universal Holos by B Campbell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Dalliance has lived her whole life unable to show her face. Not only her but everyone must don holographic mask at all times: its the only means to curb appearance-based discrimination. It is the only viable way to uplift the many who were malformed by a failed genetic engineering and to ensure every individual receives equal treatment in society.
Bugged by Richard Diedrichs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Kevin returns to his car after a high school forensics tournament to find a giant locust sitting on the dashboard. After attempts to extricate it, Kevin drives home and tells his father that he can't remove the bug. His father is not impressed by Kevin's cowardice. Irate, Kevin's father tosses out the grasshopper. When his father moves menacingly toward the insect, Kevin steps in front of him.
Picky Walker by Richard Diedrichs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Alan volunteers to attend to a mute old man with tongue cancer. Inspired by the loss of his sister to leukemia, Alan vows to give Picky Walker comfort and consolation. Discouraged by the bleakness of Picky's life and alarmed by the news that Picky is an ex-con, Alan struggles to find compassion. His ambivalence leads to feelings of falling short with devastating results.
The Retreat by Steven Jonak
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man goes on a therapeutic retreat after questioning his life and is directed to start again. After rejoining society he finds himself questioning what was once overlooked and misunderstood.
Redlands by T.S. Fire
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a short story of love, of hardship in a world where vegetation no longer exists and the air has become volatile with the red soil. The wind is constant, water is scarce. What will it take to survive the coming darkness?
Kiss or Kill by Richard Diedrichs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Egan lives by his own life axiom, which he calls Egan's Law. If he thinks or speaks disparagingly about a person he sees in public, he will find that person sharing his personal space. While attending a lecture by a renowned spiritual teacher, Egan spots a disheveled, surly man whom he dubs Ichabod. The reverberations of transgressing Egan's Law bring harrowing results.
Tiserupisme by Anatoli Ciucurovschi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: Romanian. Published: May 12, 2017 and represented by LETRAS. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
" Intoarcerea lumii pe dos din Taramul bizar pune in lumina o existenta fictiva care este un analogism al celei reale. Scriitura agreabila si tonul hazos de „basm absurd” fac din Tiserupisme o lectura deschisa pentru toate varstele. Anatoli Ciucurovschi a deschis un culoar in proza noastra actuala pe care s-au inscris foarte putini dintre prozatorii contemporani.” – Romul Munteanu, Lumea pe dos
Cidade de Girassol by Pedro Moreira Nt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,270. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Um bom professor pode ser alguém que acredita, assim, uma comunidade pode mudar a realidade em que vive. Nada pode ser mais importante que a vontade empreendedora e criatividade, juntas, conjugadas quando a oportunidade surge. Cidade de Girassol, uma história de educação conta como um grupo de estudantes transformam um lugar. Experimente apoiar as crianças, e veja o que pode acontecer.
Rosa by Pedro Moreira Nt
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,440. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Narrativa de um sênior, de um homem idoso em que a vida foi-lhe tocada como um susto ao encontrar a rosa vermelha. Os acontecimentos podem nos levar ao simbólico de algumas passagens onde por exemplo o cão se move no jardim em busca do buraco do tatu. As rosas colhidas estão no armário, à espera. Alguém virá. O tempo tem suas ranhuras, cicatrizes do que passa e do que passou.
A Riddle by Isolde Kurz & Becca Menon (translator)
You set the price! Words: 7,770. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"It is quite clear that one has not use for a person who as no I in a well ordered police state." ~ A Metaphysical Murder Mystery ~
The Fables of John Gay, Volume One by Dodo Books
Price: Free! Words: 17,780. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Poems by the writer of The Beggar's Opera. John Gay had a humorously sardonic view of human nature. From three centuries ago, his Fables show that nothing changes. All life is here - charlatans, doxies, thugs, misers, the self-deluded, the gossips, the opportunist politicians ... and many animals who know better. Fully illustrated with line drawings by Dandi Palmer.
The First and Last Chance by David Seed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2017 by Western Grebe Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
As a boy, Jack London sold newspapers and frequented the Oakland waterfront. After eighth grade, he worked in a cannery for 10 cents an hour with shifts of 10 to 20 hours. He hated the job and quit. At 15 he made good money as an oyster pirate. Barely 17, he sailed before the mast on a schooner hunting seals on the north coast of Japan. He got back in seven months and started high school.
Across the Table by Jade Brown
Price: Free! Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.00 from 2 reviews)
ACROSS THE TABLE is a compilation of three short stories ranging from couples struggling amidst complicated situations to awkward truck rides with strange clowns.
The Todd Lambert Special by Anna Scott Graham
Series: Alvin's Farm. Price: Free! Words: 9,140. Language: American English. Published: April 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Is there more to Rae Smith’s lemon meringue pie than meets the eye? Rae’s husband Tommie isn’t certain, but what if a specially juiced dessert offers relief for Rae’s best friend Jenny, not to mention Rae herself. A standalone short story, also an epilogue for the author’s Alvin’s Farm series.
Flat World Madness by Elancharan Gunasekaran
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 900. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Your mind is in the wrong place. You're facing the wrong direction. You're walking. You think you're walking straight. But, no! You're walking off the face of this planet. This is Flat World Madness. Every step is a drop. A jump. A dive into the madness of our world. You think this world is round and fun? Think again. We making it flat. We bombing, we killing, we peeling life from reality. We mad.
Getting Along Fine Without It by Earnest Long
Series: Computer User Fiction · All Earnest Long's Fiction. Price: Free! Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Inspirational
Somebody gets his computer home, takes it out the box, plugs in and sees if it will work. This is the start of the story. And it is one that so many people know from their own lives.
Türk Atasözleri by Emre Sarı
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 16,060. Language: Turkish. Published: April 18, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Atasözü :Atalarımızın uzun denemelere dayanan yargılarını, tecrübelerini, bilgece düşünce ya da öğüt olarak ifade eden ve kalıplaşmış biçimleri bulunan kamuca benimsenmiş özlü sözlerdir.
Crystals in the dust by OnlineGatha
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 13,500. Language: American English. Published: April 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It’s a fully packed poetry book. It’s time for you to sit back and return to your memory lane, and then come back stronger, seeing miracles that love can create and helping you see crystals even in the dust.
Yunan Mitolojisinde Aşk by Eren Sarı
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 12,830. Language: Turkish. Published: April 15, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Günümüzde kullandığımız kelimelerin birçoğu, özellikle Avrupa dillerindeki kelimeler, Yunan Mitolojisi'nden etkilenmiştir. Burada aşkla ilgili birkaç hikayeyi ve bunların günümüze yansımalarını göreceğiz. Platonik (karşılıksız) aşkı, aşkta güveni, ve ruh eşi konularını ele alan üç hikaye ile şekilleneceğiz. İlk olarak, platonik aşk...