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Walk the Pit Road by Meg Foster
Price: Free! Words: 11,210. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Set in a Scottish mining village in the early nineteen fifties where life was still much as it had been before the war. Where the miner's woman folk still used the back green wash houses and everyone knew their neighbours. Where life was often hard but friends plentiful, there came a day when things changed and the village was never quite the same again.
Mourning by Sajjad Tameez
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 Seance by Albie Still
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.
The Battle in Dam by Kristina Howells
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
No one could prepare the young journalist James Simons, for his first mission. It was something that he would never forget, as the Battle in Dam takes place>
Homer - The Iliad in 1,000 Words by Alex Zbooker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Literary collections » Ancient & Classical
You’ve just made the first step to finding the perfect read for your weekend, vacation or coffee breaks. “The Iliad” in 1,000 words is exactly what it suggests – a 1,000-word summary of “The Iliad”. This download will give you a first-person view into the story of this e-book.
Next-doors' Cat by Arthur Mackeown
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.
Market Forces by Tom Fraser
Price: Free! Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A short story of a young man who leaves Inverness to make his mark in London. Money and weather also get a look in.
Ringo in Wonderland by Phil McNulty
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.
If It Were Over And Done With by Mario V. Farina
Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
This is a scene from William Shakespeare's Macbeth; Act 1, Scene 7 in ordinary English language. This scene was translated by the author with his well knowing that many will feel that doing this was a travesty on his memory. This translation was made to help determine whether there is any need for this kind of effort. In this play, the scene takes place at Macbeth's castle.
Il mostro di Rothenburg by Giacomo Banchelli
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 19,280. Language: Italian. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Leggilo solo se hai fegato! Ispirato ad un'incredibile storia vera che ha shockato tutta la Germania nel 2002. Tratto dalla raccolta "Racconti del delirio e del fantastico".
Raindrops - (Monologue) by Sam Huntley
Price: Free! Words: 480. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Urban
A short monologue of an anonymous character in a dark place (both physically and mentally). It is a broadcasting of the thought processes in a strong-minded character, who has recently been weaker than usual. It is brief, and I wanted it to be that way. It's a message to anyone who will listen. It is not just an upsetting piece of prose, I'd like to think that it offers hope too.
Matematiğin Savunması by Namik Ciblak
Price: Free! Words: 4,950. Language: Turkish. Published: April 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Gereksiz sayıları ve aritmetiği uydurdukları, halkın aklını çeldikleri, kurulu sayı düzenini bozmaya çalıştıkları iddiasıyla tutuklanan iki matematikçi Yargıç Hakyerus'un önüne çıkıyor. Gerçekten çok gerekli miydi o sayılar? Yoksa savcı Cahilus'un dediği gibi, işsiz güçsüz matematik hayranlarının dertsiz başımıza açtığı dertler midir bunlar? İşte davanın konusu budur. Bakalım ne olmuş ...
Alinda of the Loch by Oonagh Pope
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 19,880. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Alinda of the Loch is the story of a Scottish highland princess who is the daughter of the famous fabled character, Sleeping Beauty. Alinda has fallen victim to the revenge of the Shadow Fairy, but unlike her mother, the young princess will not be spared. Her challenge will be to survive in a future with only her dragon Nessie to comfort her, and keep her safe.
The Great Fear by Mitchell King
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
In this short story a young man is forced to face his fears on the Western Front during the Great War. He finds himself facing the greatest fear of mankind.
Rumours - Good Riddance Neal Coleman by Michael Reyneke
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
When Sheelah Kenny announced her intended divorce from her cheating husband her Granny, Maura Kenny, was distraught. There will be no divorce in the Irish Catholic Kenny family! He can be killed but not divorced! Plans, by Maura Kenny and her grandson Liam Kenny, were swiftly put in place to get rid of the philandering Neal Coleman.
Un cas de divorce by Guy de Maupassant
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: French. Published: November 15, 2010 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Dans Un cas de divorce, le mari s’éloigne de sa femme pour s’adonner à un monstrueux amour des fleurs de sa serre. Le journal du narrateur suit la montée de la passion du héros fou d’orchidées : la naissance, puis la progression de la manie sont le sujet de l’histoire.