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Waiting For A Friend: A Play
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2017. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Waiting For A Friend is a one-act play about a fifty-something-year-old man who has an unexpected (or maybe not) meeting with a best friend from his teenage years, as they catch up on each other's lives, renew their friendship, and lament the passage of so many decades.
A Play and Four Short Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2017 by Western Grebe Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A writer’s life is full of raggedy stories. For instance, a short play with bits of show tunes sung by a girl and heard by a boy who thinks trees can sing; a few seconds of terror with life flashing before the eyes; a struggle between right and wrong, ending because of an inconvenience; a good ending for a poorly ended story; and an inmate watching colors of dripping lizard blood.
South By Th-Ferry
You set the price! Words: 780. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017. Categories: Screenplays » Short, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
By the habor in South Ferry, Manhattan, the truth takes sail. Life is Energetic-ART-in-Harmoy Metaphysical Speak Moor In-Tel-Lectual views
Dancing on Coffins
You set the price! Words: 16,200. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Harold Hoffman is a head of funeral home. Hoffman and his comical colleagues decide that it is necessary to increase the number of orders for coffins and a funeral. They want to increase death rate in the city. The journalist Julia Shweetner understands - this group of psychopaths threatens her city and fight against them.
Bluffing
Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
How do family members really feel about you? You might want to try a game of poker--it works for these "seniors!" A 10-minute comedy...
The Butterfly
Price: Free! Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Free will & determinism
Pseudo-philosophical chatter concerning prison escapes.
The Devil as the Monk
Price: Free! Words: 12,120. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Fantasy, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
When a girl walks into a monastery, she disrupts all order. But when she’s visited by an angel, it’s pure chaos.
Snow Business
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 860. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Here's a little play that's as light as a snowflake. A cranky boss experiences the miracle of his first snowfall. A charmer that can be performed without a set, and the only prop needed is a flash camera. (The author won't mind if that's mimed.)
The Linkful Triad Trilogy and Other Plays: The Collected Work of JJ Thompson
Price: Free! Words: 11,540. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
From 2004 to 2006, JJ Thompson wrote a series of strange and idiosyncratic plays that delighted and enraged readers in equal measure. Staggeringly original, disarmingly surreal, charged with political righteousness and an almost devilish wit, Mr. Thompson's plays are a bizarre form of "outsider art" that blends the Manichean logic of the morality play with Brechtian modes of representation.
Dr. Frank, Therapy App
Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Who needs a real therapist when you can purchase the Dr. Frank, Therapy App, created by a world famous psychologist? At least that was Timothy’s thinking. But can artificial intelligence be as emotionally intelligent as human intelligence? Hmmm...you may be surprised! A 10-minute comedy and Boston Theater Marathon finalist
Abstinence Only
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
As a way to delay, if not prevent, the reporting of a robbery, two college students have been taped together, naked. To distract Jack as they continue their struggle for freedom, Lori commences a psychology discussion between the two psych majors. From Wilhem Reich to Witold Gombrowicz, Jack finally convinces Lori to make contact with her friend. But when her friend arrives to free them, a whole
Band of Brooders Presents The Death of Corporal Tillman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,740. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Everyone knows what happened to Tillman – he was assassinated – murdered by the nation he mistakenly chose to serve. Americans choose to turn away from such searching truths about the real nature of their country. In this short play Rick's interactions and conversations with his squad may recount some of what Tillman would have said had his country given him the chance to say them.
An Evening with Edgar Allan Poe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,930. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Framed by the story "The Fall of the House of Usher," this stage play encompasses six other famous and not-so-famous Edgar Allan Poe stories into one entertaining evening. Included are "The Tell-Tale Heart," "The Raven," "The Cask of Amontillado," "The Masque of the Red Death," "The System of Dr. Tarr & Prof. Fether," and "The Facts in the Case of Monsieur Valdemar."
Recital
Price: Free! Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A last request from a mother to a son in a long-broken relationship. "Recital" was a 2015 Boston Theater Marathon finalist.
Broken
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
It's a routine night backstage for the members of Ice Cubes in Hell. Or is it?
Imagine There's No Heaven
Price: Free! Words: 42,790. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Urban
(2.00 from 1 review)
Eighteen years since she was kidnapped by terrorists, a rebellious teenager discovers his mother may still be alive.
A Column of Ash
Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Column of Ash is the story of two brothers, one away at college and the other stuck at home, and the small but game-changing betrayal between them. Jim has been away at college for over a year, visiting on holidays. Jeremy has been stuck at home with their verbally and emotionally abusive mom, but his time to leave home is coming. When Jim is invited home for dinner, the family secrets come out.
Luck
Price: Free! Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A flash fiction story about a woman escaping an abusive relationship. She finds luck is on her side when a too-good-to-be-true stranger lends a helping hand.
Through the Pearly Gate
Price: Free! Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The Dachshund adventures continue with Pearl, a white piebald Dachshund. We grieve the loss of her original family and rejoice as a friend of the family takes her into his home and heart. She lives the life all Dachshunds were born to live. Join me in this exciting adventure!
Calming Beach
Series: Where to Belong, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
It has been nearly a year since Madison and Skyler married and moved to the Turks and Caicos Islands. Worlds away from Chicago, Morgan, and all his goons, perhaps it is time for them to find happiness. Yet, for two run-a-way miscreants, what kind of happiness can they expect? This story takes place after Where to Belong

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