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Even the Clocks Stopped
Price: Free! Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
There are times when honouring a promise can be harder than we expected. Jesse has always been the epitome of integrity and good judgement, until a tragic event pushes her to the brink of moral bankruptcy. During the final weeks before losing her ten-year-long battle with cancer, Leila had one last request. And now, honour binds Jesse to a promise she wishes she had never made.
Finding Hope
Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Who will find Hope? Although short, this story gives us a short insight to a teenage girl who was bullied. This is her last few hours before she takes her life.
Taint on Religion
Price: Free! Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
After experiencing tragedies that lead her to a checkered life, Natasha has decided to go on the path to redemption. There is promise with her membership at Reverend Jamison’s church. When discoveries are accidentally made, does Natasha stay mum about what she’s learned or does she place a taint on religion? (short story) Disclaimer: Deals with adult situations.
Public Toenails and My Fights Over Stolen Chicken and Such
Price: Free! Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
A young married couple attempt a simple Sunday outing to the grocery store but when the man's wife accuses him of flirting with the girl working the deli counter and influencing her to steal chicken for him he tries to reason with her. She's stubborn and insists that he report the incident to the store manager. Problems arise. This is a quirky odd story
The V-8
Price: Free! Words: 470. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Some things you just don't think of in time.
The Long Road Home
Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
What if? That's the question on Kate's mind, a woman unsettled in life. Will she find the balance between her current life and the one she wants?
Sjekira
Series: Zimomora, 6. Price: Free! Words: 2,970. Language: Croatian. Published: March 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
"Zima ne dolazi. Zima je stigla." U bliskoj budućnosti klimatske promjene dovele su do kratkotrajnih ekstremnih vremenskih nepogoda. Gradovi koji nikada prije nisu bili prekriveni snijegom sada izgledaju poput nordijskih. Situacija se polako otima kontroli kako sistem kolabira. Drva nestaje, hrane je sve manje. Građani postaju očajni, sjekire neprocjenjive.
Sonoran Dreams: Three short stories from exile
Price: Free! Words: 12,020. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The Sonoran Desert in the American Southwest is a place of extremes and contrasts, of beauty and death, of independent spirits and lost souls, of fresh starts and exiles. Three short stories, three different genres, all set in the Sonoran Desert, each with characters in exile of one form or another. One author with a unique perspective and voice.
Hearts Torn Asunder
Price: Free! Words: 5,060. Language: British English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Josh and Madison are the perfect couple, but even true love can change like the seasons. A shattered dream causes their marriage to take an unexpected plunge toward a silent grave. Can they manage to pull it back from the precipice? Find out in this tale of love, heartache and miracles.
The Bridge: A short story
Price: Free! Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A broken down truck blocking a bridge over the river in rural Holland leads to an unexpected encounter between a Dutch woman and an English holiday maker. Could this middle-aged, bearded man really be the young soldier she had fallen in love with when he dropped from the skies to capture the very same bridge 30 years ago?
Reality Book Group & 3 Other Short Plays
Price: Free! Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
What’s more important, the book or the members? In "Reality Book Group," three college professors invite a book-loving ex-convict to join them. Selected from more than 400 plays written by New England playwrights, "Reality Book Group" was top-billed in The Boston Globe and performed at the 2012 Boston Theater Marathon. Plus 3 other 10-minute plays
My Sadness
Price: Free! Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
“Hey, Sandy, How long has it been since we went to the doctor now?” Well, Mike, it has only been a month. I guess we should go make another appointment to see if I’m pregnant yet. I go over to the phone and make the call. The doctor answers the phone and he says to come in the next week at 3pm.
The Watch
Price: Free! Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
1939 and war looms between Britain and Germany. An elderly Scottish politician boards a night sleeper train at Euston, London but this will be like no other journey he's made!
Desertion
You set the price! Words: 8,580. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
It's always hard to give a good hook for a short story without giving away too much. Desertion is a story about growing up. It's about imagination and possibility. About children and adults, about hope and loss. And as always, it's about where the lines lay.
Writer's Workshop
Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
An aspiring writer suspects that her work has been stolen by someone in her writing workshop. (Short Fiction)
Wistful Thinking
Price: Free! Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Who knows what is going to happen next in any relationship? Can a woman ever relax & simply enjoy what is hers? When trouble hits home for one loving couple neither of them can escape the pain nor anguish that follows. Breaking up is hard to do especially when you've been together for thirty years. One woman thinks hard about freeing her man to jump straight into the arms of another loving woman.
When All is Lost!
Price: Free! Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When all is lost for one particular guy there is something he needs to do! His woman has gone and she is living the high life with ‘Mr Successful’ himself! He tries to take stock of his life! Someone ought to help him to pull himself together and help is at hand from a trusted source.
Marshal
Price: Free! Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Summer was still in the air when Murdock walked down the main street of the town. He was no longer Marshal Murdock. Now, he was John Murdock, rancher and private citizen. But trouble was brewing between a cattleman and a farmer that could end in a gun showdown. And the new marshal wasn't dealing with it. What should Murdock do?
Something Special
Price: Free! Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Will Chambers is reluctant to try infidelity. When he meets Missy Short, the two of them end with as many questions as answers.
The Run (The Running Suspense Collection #1)
Price: Free! Words: 10,300. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Run: (Approx. 34 pages/10,000 word short) Cora is a runner and mother of two whose husband is working out of town on business. Always a protective mother, Cora has never left her children alone. That is until a well-intentioned friend encourages her to. This is a story that will leave you questioning your parenting skills and wanting to read more great running adventures by Diane Strong.