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Waiting for the worms
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Eddie takes a field trip with his class to the towns local historical graveyard and one room school. While straying from the rest of his class he meets a very peculiar fellow who gives him a special tour of the graveyard...underground.
The Appetizer When You're Not His Main Course
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,840. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2010 by NCM Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Three girlfriends with three totally different lives, or they think. They all have one thing in common; they are really their man’s chick on the side. What happens when a woman find’s out that she is not her man’s main course, she is only the appetizer…..
Too Little Too Late
Price: Free! Words: 860. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Sometimes one chance is all you get...
Implosion
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
The timing is odd, the Implosion is coming at about the same time as the end of the Mayan Calendar. As a result, there are wars and riots. Another odd thing is nobody really knows what the Implosion will bring, aren't even sure exactly what it is, or entails. But it is coming! Beyond that...nobody knows anything for sure. Even so, Kevin can hardly wait! Or can he?
Dystopia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Super State, a bureaucratic monster that has swallowed its citizens' individual rights, and become a totalitarian society, a dystopia. When Stephen inadvertently says the wrong thing to a friend in private, he is marked out as a traitor. He and his family will undoubtedly end up in a concentration camp, unless they do something! Escape is their only alternative, but how? And where can one go?
Blue Murder
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
Murder aboard a star ship! Murder most foul! A true whodunit! Kiran, the luxury liner's in-house detective, must discover the culprit. But who is it? Is it the owner of the competing star ship line, the strange personal assistant, the woman's steward, or even the captain of the Cassiopeia, himself? Kiran and her little robot sidekick, Watson, must find the murderer, before the murderer finds them!
Cry Of A Distant Child
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Message came first. The God Gates followed. Anyone passing through them would become creatures of purest energy, immortal. The Ultimate Mind promised this. For some, there was the problem of still wanting to have children. The God gates couldn't accommodate such. So, should these people stay behind, amidst a collapsing civilization? Or should they surrender, and bring about childhood's end?
Sellout
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,230. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
SELLOUT follows three individuals from different backgrounds--a black woman, black man and white woman--and the consequences of interracial dating. In their quest to find what they think is missing in their lives, they encounter guilt, fear, and struggles they never anticipated … including murder.
Soap Bubbles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
Life on Mars was harsh, especially for a young monk burdened by the heavy hand of the all-powerful Quarantine Protectorate. Under its sway, civilization was collapsing. It hadn't always been so. Once, the great interstellar transceivers had kept humanity in contact with aliens, sharing knowledge. But no more. Could a mere novice discover why this was so and change things? And did he even dare try?
Shepherd Of Babylon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.00 from 1 review)
Dagon, the immortal god of Lovecraft lore is back! This time, he brings a promise to us, the gift of eternal life. The Pope decrees a new sacrament, that of Everlasting Life On Earth. All those of the faith must drink of it. Other religions demand the same of their followers. But there is one holdout, the Archbishop of New York. Will he openly defy the Pope? And what lengths will he go to do so?
Shiva, Mama Doc, And The Voodoo Computer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
For the English postgraduate, Ian, it all seemed so simple. All he had to do was create a working quantum computer. But Mama Doc, a voodoo shop owner in the New Orleans French Quarter, knew Ian was crossing the line. When does science stop being science and starts being magic? When quantum computers get involved. And for Mama Doc and Ian, her unwitting new Shiva, things were now getting dangerous!
Worm Sign
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
The world teeters on the brink of a nuclear holocaust. Time is running out. And for Roddy and Lacey, two physicists, their attempts to find an escape through a wormhole just aren't working. For some reason, they only open onto other universes already in the throes of nuclear anhiliation. Strange attractors are at work, but how and why? Lacey and Roddy must find the answers soon or die trying.
May I have this dance....darling?
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
The winds of a fierce storm that Jacob cannot weather beat at the door as he sits inside a last stand shelter in the far corner of his mind.... and the hinges are beginning to crack. In the dead of night the winds of insanity lead him to the outskirts of town where his lost love awaits....six feet under.
On Being Dead
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A gruesome story told from the other side by a man who mistakenly steps off the curb on a busy street and has an intimate encounter with a Mack truck.
Scratching
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Awakened in the middle of the night by a scratching noise coming from somewhere within the house, Jake sneaks down stairs to investigate and discovers a revelation beyond his worst nightmares.
Brane Drain
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ghosts, or something very like them, are about in Manhattan and they're causing trouble! Even worse, they're causing one love triangle in particular. What's a man to do when he must choose between his dead wife, and his living one? And what do his wives think about it all? The answers lie in Brane Drain, and inter-dimensional love story.
Blackjack: A Wall Street Tale
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 124,760. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
For Aaron Simmons and Connor Hennessey, working with Silicon Valley superstars Ric Mantilla and Carl Retten at tech high-flyer dComm Systems is the American dream. But when Simmons and Hennessey stumble onto a hedge fund called Blackjack, dreams become nightmares. From San Francisco to Belize, a battle of wits ensues, with survival doubled down and Blackjack holding the cards.
Bonner's Fire: An American Revolution
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 83,860. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
In a dystopian USA, Department of Energy chits and decals on bumpers track energy compliance. Executive Order 21984 gives the federal government oversight of local law enforcement and lets troopers exercise "discretionary vigilance." As a nation teeters, one cigarette for the young idealist John Bonner may spark a new revolution.
Rent A Family
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,780. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Stuck in a nursing home, widower Leo Zepka hires two actors to portray the children who never visit him. With the actors' help, Leo escapes from the home and flees to Florida -- only to have his children go after him in this poignant comic work of fiction.
Serpent Caravan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
Earth is in a desperate battle against the alien Sinaquan and losing! The only hope is to send colonists to places the enemy isn't likely to look, marginal worlds, such as Viejo, with its migrant seas, and gas-giant neighbor, Prometheus. But when those colonists explore for a new base location, disaster strikes! The Sinaquan have found them. And their Serpent Caravan may have nowhere left to go...