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The Breakwater
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Short story. The body of an elderly man is discovered on a lonely beach that can only be approached at low tide by way of an ancient breakwater. How did he get there, and what connects his death to the death of an eleven-year-old boy who fell from this same breakwater and drowned during a deadly game more than fifty years ago?
For the Sake of Art
Price: Free! Words: 13,020. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Jack Landry, a notable wire-form artist seems to not be feeling like himself. He woke up one morning and discovered he was a robot, or more correctly, an android! Talk about waking up on the wrong side of the bed! Part of my "Snack Reading" series that can be read in about an hour.
Ahead with Wings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011 by J Z Morrison Press. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A woman who makes artificial limbs redesigns her lover.
The Vase
Price: Free! Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Miranda, ordinary accountant gave a seat at her table to a remarkable woman. The encounter started an extraordinary teacher student relationship that transcended time and altered space. At the end of the apprenticeship Miranda created the elegant vase said to be from previous centuries prior.
In a Fog
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A FEW minutes before one o'clock on the morning of Sunday, the 8th of February, 1857, Policeman Smithers, of the Third District, was meditatively pursuing his path of duty through the quietest streets of Ward Five, beguiling, as usual, the weariness of his watch by reminiscent Aethiopianisms, mellifluous in design, though not severely artistic in execution...
The Banshee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Of all the superstitions prevalent amongst the natives of Ireland at any period, past or present, there is none so grand or fanciful, none which has been so universally assented to or so cordially cherished, as the belief in the existence of the banshee...
Found and Lost
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,470. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
And he sold his birth-right unto Jacob. Then Jacob gave Esau bread and pottage of lentiles.--GEN. xxv.33, 34.
The Dead Bride
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,040. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The summer was superb. Never in the memory of man had there been so many people in Bad Nauheim, but though the public rooms were always full,nowhere was there any gaiety. The nobility kept apart, the military people mingled only with themselves, and the bourgeoisie despised both of them. Even the public balls did not break down the formality that was found everywhere this season. For the propriet
The U-Haul Trailer & Doolie Weencer's Hearse
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Doolie Weencer was a greedy banker who would reposses a widows home on Christmas Eve. In the early 1920's his father purchased a bank building from an immigrant farmer but did not have sufficient funds to purchase the land under it. Because the farmer did not open an account with the new bank Weencer denied the loan only to realize that his land rental jumped from $890/yr to $25,000/yr.
Dog Days, Cat Tales: Stories to read to your furry friends
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Our pets are our friends and happy additions to our families. We share our lives and our stories with them. We talk to them and they listen. "Dog Days, Cat Tales" is a book for them, a book for you to read with them. They can hear the adventures of fellow cats and dogs and you can share some special moments with your furry friends.
Santa's Daughter
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Melanie had no idea what life was like in the real world. Being part of the Christmas Empire began to take its toll on her. She rebelled, and was expelled from the land. Only time would tell if she ever went back or not.
Oh Henry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Everyone has secrets and Henry Weinstein has more than a few. The untypical twenty-two year old, has a special trade and enjoys his freedom. As a hospital orderly, he makes frequent trips to the morgue. His supervisor doesn't understand why it takes him so long to carry out his job. Perhaps it's because Henry spends his time miming the words of his favorite song...the first cut is the deepest.
Sinkhole: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,900. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
How devastating is a sinkhole? How tragic is it when it occurs in the bedroom of a small house? How much worse is it when the sinkhole begins talking to the young woman it has thrown out of bed about a child’s murder? And how unwise is it for the young woman to climb down into that sinkhole?
Grey
Price: Free! Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
Grey starts in 1917 when a school boy's desire first switches from football to the opposite sex. The story is then picked up sixty years later in the tail end of his life.
Pawns are but Poor Men
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,490. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A play in two acts for 2 m and 2 f. In the summer of the year 2006, a team consisting of two men and two women discover a serum to stop the aging process for an undeterminable period. The group knows the power of their discovery: If the government or the drug industry finds the formula they will either keep the discovery secret or use it to their advantage. The group agrees to test the formula.
Flat Tire
Price: Free! Words: 14,090. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.00 from 1 review)
David has a flat tire 10 miles from his sister’s home and lab in the desert. It’s dark, cold, and David soon has a Close Encounter of the Third kind that has romantic possibilities. Truly a long, long, long, distance relationship. Part of my "Snack Readings"; novelettes that can be read in an hour or so. Watch for more!
On the Line
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,290. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
This is a play about Timothy 'Timmo' O'Connor O'Leary. "Timmo" is a street attorney. He is a sole practitioner because straight out of law school, 40 years ago, he couldn't find anyone who wanted to practice with him. "Why?", you ask. Could it be that he is overweight? Could be. Is it because he always looks as if he owns one suit (He actually owns two.) and looks as if he'd slept in it.
She Gleeked Me (A Lucien Caye Private Eye Story)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The Date: September, 1947 The Location: Outdoor café in the seedy lower French Quarter of New Orleans. The Players: Private Eye Lucien Caye and a fine-looking redhead in a tight, black skirt and a red blouse. Each are seated at a different table.
The Sunset of Big Oil
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,940. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Harry's device seemed so simple. THEY had predicted trouble but what did THEY know? Who could really know that it would cause trouble for the Big Oil and the rest of the nations economy? How could this little device cause so much trouble across the entire Earth? Harry went ahead and made the devices anyway. He sold them and waited for the consequences.
On the 4th of July
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
This book is dedicated to the people who lived through these hard times in their lives. They fought for freedom,equality,and the right to vote.They had dreams and made them come true.Then suddenly everything they had worked for was gone.This book is for everyone who wanted a better life for themselves and their family but they had a run in with racism.