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Caught on the Hop!
Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(5.00 from 1 review)
What can a woman do when she hears from a trustworthy source that her husband is having an affair! Not only that - it is happening in her very own home as the bearer of such bad news speaks? Deciding to act first and worry about the consequences later she acts upon instinct! Is there a funny side?
Paper Bag Boy
Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Henry was an orphan with only a newspaper to guide him to his origins of birth and his mother who he desperately wanted to find. He had dreamt of a life far from the gin soaked streets of London.
Tightrope
Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
A short story about conscience and the destructiveness of desire. In a nameless, empty desert, a man has to walk across two wires to reach the other side of the cliff. Should he make it, the world will unfold at his feet. But does he have the will to do it? And can he face what he will find on the other side?
The Almighty Sprug: Gulliver's Eyewitness Account of the Quaint Economy of Lilliput
Price: Free! Words: 16,160. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
In his famous Gulliver's Travels, Gulliver described the quaint politics of the tiny people of Lilliput. In this sequel he adds his account of their equally quaint economy. He tells us the Lilliputians, bored with the endless prosperity of a Garden of Eden, reorganized their economy as an exciting game of chance controlled by the mysterious invisible hand of The Almighty Sprug.
The Rockets' Red Glare
Price: Free! Words: 3,940. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short snippet of alternative World War II history. A case of what might have been.
Safe at a Distance
Price: Free! Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Romance » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The teenage lovers part-it will be only for a short five years. But others have different plans.They meet again in very different circumstances and discover a brutal truth. After that, will he ever be safe?
The Devils Coin
Price: Free! Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Is anyone ever guilty or innocent? As humans we go through life judging others for their behaviour, whilst finding ways to justify our own. Peyton, a young girl, still in high school, was robbed of her innocence. Tony Pearson, the man who took this away, found ways to justify his behaviour. Now Peyton believes justice needs to be served, the question is, at what cost?
Ringo in Wonderland
Price: Free! Words: 8,080. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2016 by SeaQuake Books. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
A one act Pantomime. The Beatles may be in decline and are desperate for ideas to impress manager Brian Epstein. Ringo is derided for his suggestion that he may contribute to song writing and even more so for suggesting a pantomime. The Panto is, nevertheless, inevitable and Ringo becomes involved in a quest with the evil SiCo, Simon Cowell, to find the source of all popular music.
Mourning
Price: Free! Words: 940. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
When a man dies, he dies but when someone he loves dies, it is like dying everyday. Richard is no exception to this feeling and when his soul mate dies, he feels like he can no longer go on but...
The Reunion
Price: Free! Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012 by 5minutefiction.co.uk. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
The past catches up at a school reunion
The Mechanic's of Love
Price: Free! Words: 4,900. Language: British English. Published: September 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Shirley was on her way to a company seminar when the worst thing that could happen to her happened. Her car broke down, leaving her stranded in a deserted country lane, with no way of contacting help. Then he turned up. Would he be able to provide her with the much needed help?
La vieille dame du Negresco
Price: Free! Words: 28,690. Language: French. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Un député confie à son chauffeur son désarroi, un propriétaire de château se brouille avec sa famille un jour de mariage, un homme marié s'aventure dans un motel au bord de l'autoroute, une voyante est de mauvaise humeur, une vieille femme trouve refuge dans un hôtel de prestige... Rencontres improbables et conversations volées. Une plume mordante pour ce recueil de nouvelles.
On the Terrace
Price: Free! Words: 4,080. Language: British English. Published: January 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A short story. A sunny summer holiday. A few days relaxing in the corner of the bar terrace and observing a mixed bunch of guests.
The Seance
Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
An elderly briother and sister call in a medium to help find the hidden fortune they believe their mother left behind. The outcome is shocking and frightening.
Adam and Eve; The Contract
Price: Free! Words: 660. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
A modern take on a traditional tale and the dire consequences for all women, due to lack of care and attention on Eve's behalf.
Next-doors' Cat
Price: Free! Words: 590. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(5.00 from 1 review)
This dialogue-only short story is based on an actual telephone conversation between the author and a very irate lady who was convinced he was allowing his cat to urinate in her flower beds.
Silent Victims
Price: Free! Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
The memories may fade with time but the scars will remain forever. She reflected upon the past to a time where fear rose with her each morning. Loser! loser! Here comes the black loser! they chanted. Surrounded, Sarah panicked. Unable to run away from her tormentors, she froze.
Point of a Pencil
Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(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.
A New United Kingdom
Price: Free! Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
A 30 minute 5 character play about a possible near future scenario where the UK is riven by civil strife and there are plans for an overthrow of the Government by the military and an expulsion of all Muslims.
Rumours - A Woman Left Lonely
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Liam Kenny noticed Jenny the moment she entered the crowded Irish pub. He was fascinated by the constant movement of her expressive pale hands. Then, when she moved onto the stage and began to sing, he was totally overwhelmed by her passion and dark sad beauty. Who was she? Liam Kenny needed to know but was his timing ever going to be right?