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Tales from The Painted Door I: Davaidh & Annie
Series: Tales from The Painted Door, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,220. Language: American English. Published: September 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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The Painted Door is a fictional neighborhood bar. Although set in Wichita, Kansas, it could be in any town or city in the United States. Everyone who enters its door, whether regular or just stopping by for a quick beer, has a story to tell. This is the first in a series of those stories.
Sorting Ted
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,740. Language: British English. Published: November 16, 2012 by Blue Button Publications. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
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It was when Ted Warner bought the granny-flat that the problems began for Brenda and Ian Royle... Meanwhile, in The Gables Care Home, Bill Appleby hears rumours and determines to right a wrong...if he has enough time left...
Tears
Price: Free! Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Horror » General
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Timothy was just an average boy who was yearning for the attention of his mother and father. Unfortunately, the only one who seemed to take notice of him was a very cruel babysitter. “Tears” by T.K. Wade is an intense drama about abandonment and the importance of love in the life of a young child.
Another New York Murder
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,290. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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Reporter Julian Jones of The New York Player is a legend. He has seen to that. But times are tough and when even he can't get his editor to run his latest story, he takes matters into his own hands and comes up with a story nobody can resist. He is soon the toast of the town again but matters take a turn for the worse when his influence becomes even more far reaching than he could have imagined.
Nothing is Everything
Series: Fiction, plays and screenplays, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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Ever find yourself in a dead-end with no future? Years after graduating from college with an art degree, Bugsy finds himself on a treadmill to nowhere and wonders how everything went wrong in the first place.
The Birthday Present
Price: Free! Words: 940. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
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A dark short story about a young girl and her birthday present.
Domestic Disturbance
Price: Free! Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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Max told Stephen that the next time he laid a finger on his sister, it would be the last. Turns out Max is a man of his word...
Under the Same Stars
Price: Free! Words: 20,230. Language: American English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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A collection of 16 short shorts, brief glimpses into the lives of a variety of people living, working and dreaming under the same stars.
More Than a Handfull
Price: Free! Words: 600. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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A father's confusing Christmas improves in less than an hour. Compassion is powerful, especially when shown to a haunting stranger.
Sparkle City
Price: Free! Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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A stressed out ER nurse faces her worst fear when the suspect of a school shooting is brought in on her shift... alive.
Escape
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,100. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Historical » General
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The year is 1940. Fifty Jewish refugees seeking sanctuary in the US are fleeing from Luxembourg on their way to Lisbon.They are accompanied by a German sergeant officially assigned to provide them with safe passage. This fictional account is based on the author's actual experiences with his parents. It describes the dangers they encounter and the relationships that develop during this odyssey.
Retirement Projects
Price: Free! Words: 41,840. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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Adrift in his new world of leisure and searching desperately for Enlightenment, a recently retired school teacher finds his life turned inside out by some new acquaintances, including his wife of 25 years, a crusty and menacing ex-cop, a coven of knitters, the Girl Upstairs, and a hyperactive canine.
Timeout
Price: Free! Words: 720. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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"Timeout" was my contribution to Round 11 of National Public Radio’s “Three Minute Fiction,” concluded June 9, 2013. Rules: 600 words or fewer; not “inappropriate;” and in which a character finds something he or she has no intention of returning. I wanted to cast the state of our growing economic inequality in more intimate terms.
To Slay a Dragon
Price: Free! Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Anthologies
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Russell Banner is a military vet. In his senior years life is mundane, except for Fridays at the VFW. Shane’s had work troubles. Today his problems escalate, and his life takes a complete turnaround learning a family member has died. Homeless for the past 30 years, James Fredrickson is offered an opportunity at gaining supernatural abilities, tying together the lives of these three characters.
Spangled
Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013 by Merchants Press. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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Allison returns from Afghanistan and her husband wants to buy her a nightstand and maybe even a couch. It's 4th of July and a young couple grapples with war, love and fireworks.
A Burned-Over District
Price: Free! Words: 68,240. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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An alien spaceship touches down in the sage brush near a small mountain town – or does it? It might be a message from Heaven, a futuristic weapons test, Federal surveillance, or just a prank. The town's resident fundamentalist secular humanist thinks he can solve the problem, between changing diapers, visiting his ex-mistress, and trying to come to terms with his own mortality.
A Door to the Past
Price: Free! Words: 700. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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A door to the past is about how small things can sometimes trigger big memories.
Crown of Laurel
You set the price! Words: 71,890. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
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A gripping novel with unforgettable characters and dilemmas with no easy answers. Crown of Laurel reflects the streets, back alleys, and moody skies of Seattle during the recession of the early 1980’s, and brims with sharply drawn characters whose experiences are relevant today, as we all struggle to adjust our dreams to limited options.
Billy
Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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'Billy' is about a young boy growing into manhood. Billy grows from an awkward young man to find his life's purpose.It is a short story set in rural Western Australia in the years before the outbreak of World War 1.
A Late Monsoon
Price: Free! Words: 5,970. Language: British English. Published: July 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
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On the shaded veranda of a post colonial Bombay hotel, two men shelter from the pre monsoon heat. Their generations and ideologies differ but they share the same turbulent moment in time. As they muse on the consequences of their changing world, they confront each other with questions affecting each of their personal worlds; questions they would prefer not to face.