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Forgotten Memories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: British English. Published: February 16, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Visitor after visitor comes to see Oliver. All sharing the same name as his son and daughter. And, all sharing the same interests. None of which have Oliver's interests at heart.
Unscheduled
Price: Free! Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A simple ride in an elevator can become stressful when one imagines it crashing. But there are other consequences which might be worse...
Badalte Huye
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,820. Language: Hindi. Published: February 6, 2020 by Prachi Digital Publication. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
बदलते हुए’ लघुकथा संग्रह में पुरातन आदर्शवाद और रूढ़ियों को तोड़ने का प्रयास करती रचनाओं के साथ-साथ शिल्प को थोड़ा बदलते हुए कुछ ऐसी लघुकथाओं को भी स्थान देने का प्रयास किया है, जो आज की पीढ़ी से किसी भी तरह से जुडी हैं और इस तरह की कुछ लघुकथाओं को अपने में समेटे हुए आप सभी पाठकों के समक्ष यह संग्रह ‘बदलते हुए’ प्रस्तुत है।
The Blue Midnight Tunnel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This short story, written in the style of magic realism, follow fraternal twins as they escape the womb, to join their family in the southern Indian state of Kerala.
Helluva Life
Series: Picture books for Adults. You set the price! Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
I am losing my voice. Words. Vocabulary. I am forgetting what things are called. 'Thing' is my go to word. It is not Alzheimer. It is something else. Something worse.
Party to a Disaster (Scenes of Winter: Episode 7)
Price: Free! Words: 9,580. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Overwhelmed by his father's denials of Julie Creggan's accusations, Michael escapes with Danny and Austin to the Bro Squad's blow-out party. There amid a spectacular bonfire and a house crowded with music, alcohol and drugs, Michael's compulsion to score a sexual victory with Danny falters but leads to their first stumbling conversation on consent. Others at the party will not be so fortunate.
Among the Oaks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A 43-year-old lobbyist ventures into the oak woodlands to hang himself. As he searches for a tree, he solidifies his reasons for taking his own life. This short story explores the sorrow of a world in which industrialization devours natural beauty, affluence breeds emptiness, and death swallows up life indiscriminately – and the will to live in spite of it all.
Sunshine Came Softly...
Price: Free! Words: 630. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A very short story written on the theme, 'First Thing in the Morning.' It tells of a an easy beginning to the day. The story has used the opening line from 'Sunshine Superman,' a song written by Donovan.
Alienation Victim
Price: Free! Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
He had never before heard of Parental Alienation Syndrome, but after a bitter divorce and a custody battle tear him away from the kids he loves so dearly, he’ll quickly learn the meaning of the term. An Internationally Bestselling true-to-life contemporary family drama that bravely discusses an often overlooked subject.
Boulevard Circus & Other American Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,290. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Boulevard Circus & other American stories is comprised of four short-stories of life in America from an immigrant's perspective. Coming to America, often full of false hopes and dreams, what happens when the reality doesn't quite match up to the vision? How does someone cope when everything goes wrong? Author Giovanni Crespi De Denaro examines the human condition and sometimes finds it wanting.
The Seventeen Executions of Signore Don Vashta: A Brain Jar Press Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: American English. Published: January 21, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sixteen executions have failed. The seventeenth is about to begin. Beal devoted his life to the study of executions. The notorious Don Vashta is the greatest challenge any executioner can face: an immortal criminal who always rises from the dead to sin again.  A short story about a job that turns into a friendship,and a friendship that becomes an obsession.
Jornada do Atleta | Conto
Price: Free! Words: 3,900. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 12, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Literature » Literary
O conto é sobre uma história fictícia de um atleta que perdeu a memória em um acidente de carro. Ele é baseado na ideia da Jornada do Heroi, e cada capítulo poderá ser uma pista que o levará ao encontro do seu passado e do seu verdadeiro Eu.
Honey Woman
Price: Free! Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A short story of vengeance, Honey Woman centers around a murderer unaware and follows him in his descent towards self-inflected retribution.
Care for a Menthol?
Price: Free! Words: 920. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A young man recently discharged from the Navy heads to Colorado at the urging of a former shipmate who has enrolled in college there. During the bus trip, Jack Kerouac finds his way into this pilgrim's life. I am most grateful to Spank the Carp Journal, Ken Schweda editor, for first publishing this story.
Los Finales de Motel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,170. Language: Spanish. Published: January 4, 2020 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Un escritor que viaja como mochilero por Asia busca un lugar tranquilo para escribir sobre un criminal que huye de la ley. Encuentra el lugar ideal en una pequeña aldea y aprende que los límites entre la realidad y la ficción se confunden con mayor frecuencia de lo que uno espera.
Connections eMagazine November 2019
Series: Connections eZine. Price: Free! Words: 16,830. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » General
The Purpose of this eMagazine is to connect readers and bloggers with authors. This is a FREE eMagazine that is produced quarterly. Our final issue this year is dedicated to cozy reading in front of the fire, holiday fun, and cold-weather activities.
A Day At The Beach
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"A Day At The Beach," is a 1730-word short story written by novelist Alfred C. Martino. It is about a man, overwhelmed by the stress of his job, who reluctantly takes a day off to sit at the beach. There he meets a little boy who changes the man's perspective about enjoying the simpler moments of life.
Spuds on the Pillow and Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Horror » General
A mixture of short stories and flash fiction to make you laugh, bring you cheer, and make the hairs stand up on the back of your neck.
Lying Among Ferns
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Henry and Catherine meet in a remote national park to escape the loneliness of their individual lives. Together they explore an exhilarating new world that enlivens their senses, reminding them of who they once were. But just as quickly, their new-found freedom threatens to cast them adrift from everything they've known.
Transmissions
Price: Free! Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Poetry » American poetry » General
A jaded young man in a rocky relationship begins a spiritual journey...or is it a descent into madness?