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Literary | Plays & Screenplays
Last Train to Cork City by Brendan Gerad O'Brien
Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
From the collection Dreamin’ Dreams; A short thriller in 2,ooo words. The letter said; You knew in your heart that this day would come, and I only hope that we can part with dignity. By the time you get this letter I’ll be far away, starting a new life somewhere else. I want nothing from you, so you’ll never hear from me again.' Unfortunately, Richard Mann didn't know how fatally true that was!
Jesse's Girl by Alex Exley
Price: Free! Words: 14,030. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
Jesse spends far more time fantasizing about girls than interacting with them in real life. When a girl in his chemistry class catches his imagination, he’s determined to do something about it. In between his schoolwork, hanging out with friends, and an unusual part-time job, he musters the courage to talk to her. But his newfound infatuation has a past he hadn’t counted on.
Literary Lunes Magazine: November 2011 Issue by Literary Lunes Publications
Price: Free! Words: 16,450. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This month's issue features: Behind the Scenes: Cambria Hebert The perks of Self-Publishing Book Reviews Poetry Palooza Story Time Wacky Writers
Strottenger and the Mousy Fellow by Wess Foreman
Price: Free! Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Strottenger sees a familiar face and can't quite place where he's seen this man before. Possibly the first of a series of Strottenger stories.
Clarity by Myanne Shelley
Price: Free! Words: 65,440. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
Clarissa Farrell awakens one morning with the certain knowledge that a friend has died. Coincidental dream or precognition? Investigating the phenomena leads to recognizing more of her own uncanny perceptions. But when an interested reporter turns out to have fraudulent motives, she is left to question all of her new found abilities.
Leaky Pipes by Barry Rachin
Price: Free! Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Bartholomew Schroeder, a recent widower and retired plumber, can sweat pipes and fix broken toilets, but, on a weekend excursion to Martha's Vineyard, can he mend a teenage girl's broken spirit?
The Last Three by Almon Chu
Price: Free! Words: 23,690. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
"'Just three more stops,' I thought to myself. I gripped my knife, the handle digging into my flesh. I closed my eyes and tried to think of Eris." A descent down the path of self-destruction, does salvation lie around the corner or is it merely an illusion? The Last Three is a captivating story of a lost soul on the streets of a modern dystopia.
On the Rio Mayo by Lorraine Ray
Price: Free! Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Conflicts between a father and son come to a head when an air conditioning repairman named Harry and his son Frank meet a Mayo Indian early one morning at a fishing camp on the Rio Mayo in Sonora, Mexico. This short story takes place shortly after World War Two.
The Five Lost Senses of Carl by Deckfight Press
Price: Free! Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Something is happening to Carl. His eyes, his hearing, his smell...they all seem to be fading away. Find out what happens to Carl in this chapbook by Mel Bosworth & Christy Crutchfield.
Tom Hubbard Is Dead by Robert Price
Price: Free! Words: 57,210. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
The year is 2002 and the Afghanistan and Iraq Wars are in their infancy. The military favors policies that keep the truth under wraps. In such an atmosphere, thirty-seven year old Lieutenant Tom Hubbard is killed in action, his remains are returned to the small New England town he turned his back on years earlier. Iraq War hero, dutiful son, dedicated brother, faithful partner ... or was he?
Circle, Triangle, Square by M.V. Montgomery
Price: Free! Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011 by NAP BOOKS. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Circle, Triangle, Square by M.V. Montgomery. Flash Fiction. M.V. Montgomery is a professor at Life University in Atlanta and the author of the poetry collections Joshu Holds a Press Conference and Strange Conveyances. He has also published two recent collections of short fiction, Dream Koans and Antigravitas.
Literary Lunes Magazine, October Issue by Literary Lunes Publications
Price: Free! Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The October issue of Literary Lunes Magazine features a special Behind the Scenes look into Kristin Battestella's series The Vampire Family & Fate & Fangs. It also features stories written by S. Patrick Pothier, and Steven Bergeron, Poetry by Jamie and Martin Danzer, book reviews by Carrie Sund & Mind Fog Reviews.
The Blue Train To Heaven by Charles Harvey
Series: Short Stories · Literary. Price: Free! Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011 by Wes Writers & Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
This short story by Harvey captures the enigmatic relationship of two brothers from Ghana. Listen in as Elijah tells his story to a Reporter who has come for a story on an elaborate burial coffin. Humor, irony, and bitterness all intermingled in this short piece. The people of Ghana are known for their elaborate coffins. Check it out on Google as you read The Blue Train to Heaven. Bonus Story