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A round shiny object
Price: Free! Words: 190. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(3.75 from 4 reviews)
this short fiction piece has a twist in the tail that will put a smile on your face
Drawing God?
Price: Free! Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Professor Hue-Bris, a vocal atheist, finds himself lost in an unfamiliar landscape. Is it a dream or something else? If you appreciate this short story, then you are asked, if you are able, to make a small donation to a charity of your choice.
Light through the Cracks
You set the price! Words: 75,540. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Lucy escapes from her abusive childhood home, only to find herself living in her car and pregnant with her drug dealer's baby. Her struggles to survive in a formidable world are sometimes shocking, sometimes very funny, sometimes sad, but they are all remarkable.
Ashes
Price: Free! Words: 2,430. Language: American English. Published: October 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
A short story. In a post-apocalyptic world survivors take shelter for the night in a shack while trying to care for one of their members who is sick.
Black Coffee Dress
Price: Free! Words: 760. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
What would make a woman miss her husband's funeral? He gave her a lifetime of memories and a good black dress.
Thug
Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Anthologies
(3.60 from 5 reviews)
This short story is about a young women who falls for a hoodie. Only to find that she was subjected to violence.
The Drought
Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(3.60 from 5 reviews)
Strange things happen on the way, even in the middle of a drought.
Dads, Daughters and Motorcycles
Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(3.50 from 4 reviews)
An aging biker-dad is terrified to hear that his teenage daughter has started to date a boy with a motorcycle. Does he allow her to repeat his idiotic, youthful craziness or does he put his foot down to keep her in a safety cocoon?
Nosa's Wedding
Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(3.50 from 4 reviews)
A young Nigerian woman prepares for her white wedding to her boyfriend of 3 years. Their relationship has outlived unusual trials. However, what happens on the day of the wedding will determine the future of this couple.
Charles Wallace's Favorite Toy
Price: Free! Words: 7,680. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(3.50 from 4 reviews)
We’ve all had the fear while lying in bed, looking up, and watching it spin. What would happen if it fell? Can it really fall? How bad would it hurt if it did? Charles Wallace’s Favorite Toy is a short story that takes its reader through the normal life and thoughts of a woman who was unlucky enough to still be in bed when the unlikely happens.
Jon...A Desperate Prequel
Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
In the latest prequel to Desperate Times you are introduced to Jon. With the world unraveling around them, Jon and his friend, Kyle, find themselves at a crossroads. People are already looking at the world in a different way; very much aware that everything they take for granted is about to disappear, perhaps forever. Goodbyes need to be said, but is there enough time before things get desperate?
What I did next does me no credit at all
Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
The internet's safe isn't it? I book holidays and buy CDs with no problem; surely my personal life will be at no risk if I, just this once....
Petre and Anna
Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012 by 5minutefiction.co.uk. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Russian
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
A short story brought to you by www.5minutefiction.co.uk.
Tapped
Price: Free! Words: 780. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
My Round Eight entry in National Public Radio's "Three Minute Fiction" contest. As the rules required, less than 600 words and incorporating this sentence: "She closed the book, placed it on the table, and finally, decided to walk through the door." Tried to balance dialogue and narrative; still looking for that first reader who appreciates characters speaking for themselves, to some degree.
Sniper
Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Willem, a Dutch farmer has been plotting and planning for over three years to finally get his revenge on a German SS Officer named Rudolph Klatt. Will his ambush be successful?
Why
Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Frank Johnson would live another day. He returned the gun to the drawer. He had played Russian Roulette every day for two years but the bullet never showed up? He was still alive. Why?
Main Street Tavern
Price: Free! Words: 790. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
A short story about an old man who met someone from his past.
The Shuffler's Dance
Series: The Shufflers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 86,880. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Horror » Undead
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Jayden Newberry is very creative when she retaliates against her cheating husband. She needs a life-changing event but she isn't expecting it to come in the form of an apocalypse. The wind carries whispers and acidic rain, and it is the end of life as Jayden and her group of survivors know it. The shuffling dead are the immediate threat, unscrupulous humans another. What, not who, created it?
Point of a Pencil
Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Inspirational
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Do we really need to buy twenty-four pencils? a student asked. -No, not just twenty-four pencils, but rather twenty-four sharpened pencils, the lecturer replied.
The Lucky One
Price: Free! Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » General
(3.33 from 3 reviews)
A Prize Winning Short Story. An elderly woman is haunted by memories of her escape from the holocaust. But how reliable are painful memories that have been kept at bay for over sixty years? And at her time of life, what exactly is she searching for?