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DENTRO ESTÁ LO JUGOSO by Aurea-Vicenta Gonzalez
Price: Free! Words: 2,730. Language: Spanish. Published: June 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cada etapa de la vida puede estar llena de retos si uno es capaz de aceptarlos. El desafío que la buena literatura le lanza al lector es un gran reto.
The Eight-Headed Dragon by Amanda Cuevas Arrubarena
Price: Free! Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
The Eight-Headed Dragon is a short story based on the Japanese myth of Susanoo and the Yamata no Orochi. In a small bar in Japan, an alcoholic man struggles to overcome his hate as he battles his inner dragon one shot of sake at a time.
Julia's song by Eva Goldsby
Price: Free! Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
It could seem that Julia’s life was more fortunate than of many other girls of her age. But will the price for freedom be too high, and can she break with the past and be happy?
"Το χάρτινο φυσερό των ονείρων..." by Βάλη Τσιρώνη (Vali Tsironi) by Vali Tsironi
You set the price! Words: 3,700. Language: Greek. Published: June 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Eastern European Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A poetry book by Vali Tsironi that speaks about dreams!
The Catcher In The Rye (PART TWO): A Bullfrog Cracking An Ego Shell by John Lennard Lee
Price: Free! Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Part Two of The Catcher In The Rye (A Bullfrog Cracking An Ego Shell) A Story, 2016 . Thanks for reading.
Atonement by Ulf Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Every apartment in the building was its own little universe, and what was going on in another’s universe did not concern you. It certainly did not concern Mr. Wells, a fat, selfish man. He main pastime was to listen to all the goings on in the apartments around him. Everyone in the building considered him strange, and for good reason.
Heart of the Beast by Brian Menue
Price: Free! Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The tale of Aiden Evans is one as old as time itself. Love, jealousy, and a terrible curse. After over ten years of living in the Louisiana bayou as a monstrous beast, it is time for Aiden to organize his life and put it back together.
Diamonds Are Forever by Adam Hughes
Price: Free! Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A chance encounter at a ballpark brings two schoolmates together for the first time in more than 50 years. Their lives have taken drastically different paths, but their meeting on a crisp spring day will forever link their fates.
Life within the Valley by Joshua Cox-Steib
Price: Free! Words: 640. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A descriptive narrative of scenery, and the dance of life contained within. This is something of a literary adaptation of visual art akin to those belonging to the Hudson School of Art. The narrative imagery is designed to provide a coexistence of stillness and movement, without creating a conflict between the two.
Queen Idia's Africa: The Philanthropist by Cordelia Salter
Series: Queen Idia's Africa. Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: British English. Published: May 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author(5.00 from 1 review)
What would Africa have been like if it had never been colonized? Oyo Ahenza from the Western Africa Ministry of Overseas development needs funding to link southern Europe to the Sahara Solar Energy Grid. In this story he goes to meet the richest man in the world, the philanthropist Bulanbo Bes. But will he get the funding? Part of a collection of 10 short stories published during 20
Standing Up to the Lions by Michael Philip Kashgarian
Price: Free! Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Junni the antelope is convinced the lions are out to get her. Maybe she’s paranoid, maybe she’s not. Living in a land governed by nature’s rules, Junni does her best to change the world.
Resurgam Magazine - May 2016 by Rising Litera
Price: Free! Language: English. Published: May 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The word "Resurgam" lives the same spirit, 'to rise again', no matter what you have gone through and no matter where you have been thrown. It inspires you to stand tall against all odds, in all difficult circumstances and at all point of time.
The House of Wine and Roses by AM Kirkby
Price: Free! Words: 4,080. Language: British English. Published: May 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In a country fast falling into civil war, Ibn Roza tries to maintain a small island of peace and poetry. He balances factions to make civilisation possible. But has he made a precious paradise, or an irrelevant backwater? and more importantly, can he survive? In this short story there are roses and there's blood; there's poetry and there's violence. There may be a few surprises, too.
The Lady with the Dog (Killing A Mockingbird) (A Short Story, 2016) by John Lennard Lee
Price: Free! Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An intriguing story about a middle-aged woman and her lover. Thanks for reading.
Caged by Carlos A. Williams, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
Caged is the short story of a man held captive by his own perception of success. With a passion burning inside of him, waiting to burst out and be shared with the world, he stifles the flames in order to maintain a "safe" existence in a world he didn't create and must live in. He soon realizes that, often, when we feel trapped the only person that can set you free is yourself.