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BEETLE
Price: Free! Words: 680. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
You think you may be afraid to find yourself in the middle of a dark wood, in the middle of the night? But how would it be if you were really small? Smaller than an owl, and even smaller than a bat... BEETLE (a short story), tells the account of a Stag beetle who finds himself in such frightening circumstances. Vulnerable and miniscule, will he manage to evade the hungry?
Whimosophy Stories: Book 1
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,460. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Whimosophy is a new type of storytelling created by the author, Bill Fiete, that combines quirky, fantastical worlds with a search for answers to life's overwhelming questions. Each illustrated short story has a meaning, sometimes hidden, told through funny, frightening, or touching prose.
Abed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » General
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Abed - called one of the most disturbing horror stories ever written - was first published in the anthology STILL DEAD, edited by John Skipp & Craig Spector. You've seen plenty of stories of zombies, decapitation, "double-tapping" and gore...but if you've never experienced this story (now a film by Ryan Lieske...
Peripheral Darkness: A Collection of Dark, Realistic Short Fiction
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,870. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of short stories that explore the darker corners of human nature. Dark, desperate people making the best of difficult situations, doing everything in their power to try and find hope in the hopelessness of their existence.
Bad Juju
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 7,230. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A collection of short-short stories with paranormal and supernatural themes. A vampire seduces a lonely man. Zombie teenagers with attitude! A carpet python has an odd story to tell about Eden. The leader of a werewolf pack goes missing. Death falls in love. The collection consists of 8 short-short stories, ranging from 200 to 1500 words each, and 7200 words in total - about 29 (print) pages.
Of Man, Sun and Stars
Price: Free! Words: 14,210. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Five short science fiction stories. The Exchange - some strange buyers prove to be more than meets the eye Raging Star - a genocidal killer reveals the hopeless fight for mankind's survival Eden - survival in the first extrasolar human colony The Suit - a ground-breaking experiment goes beyond science Yar's Plume - a unique man retells his story of communicating with an alien entity
Skins (flash fiction mini collection)
Price: Free! Words: 6,550. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Summary: A 5000-word mini collection for animal lovers by author/artist/non-conformist, Jess C Scott. She will work at developing more stories with the subject of "animal rights" in mind. * * * Genre: Flash Fiction | 5,000 words * * * By author/artist/non-conformist, Jess C Scott.
La laguna roja
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 17,780. Language: Spanish. Published: October 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Las historias de este volumen de relatos poseen una desbordada imaginación de personajes marginados en pos de tesoros, dinero, objetos misteriosos, lujurias, ilusiones, etc, con tal de salir de un mundo inhóspito plagado de escasez y peligros a veces en una Habana fantasiosa o irreal que se asemeja a ciudades latinoamericanas.
Poems from the Pit
You set the price! Words: 15,450. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Poetry by Kenneth Paul Jones from his novel The Pit of Raeben as well as other similarly dark crevices.
Humorous Poetry Parodies & Even Verse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,020. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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This book of funny and clever parodies will have you laughing and smiling. It pokes fun at Whitman with "I Sing the Body Bubonic," at Poe with "The Raving," at Dante with "Declined Comedy," at Coleridge with "Rime of the Ancient Maintenance Man,"—and at Emily Dickinson, Shelley, Frost, Donne, Wordsworth, e.e. cummings,Robert Service, and Blake. Other comic verse breaks between the parodies.
My Half of The Story
Price: Free! Words: 850. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Grace knows more about calming me than I’ll ever learn, even when she’s brusque or bluntly demands order I still can find it weirdly comforting, though I take it from no other. She knows what I need and now it seems she knows a lot more.
Revolution!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,220. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Nuuri is a teenager walking alone on Election Day when he sees something strange, a boy in a ditch, he’s warned off and five years later he returns. What brings him back, and how does he convince the occupants of the tunnel below there’s a better life than what they know?
Spaztastic Zombies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,820. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Zombies have many practical uses. Did you know that a zombie can be the perfect husband? During the zombie apocalypse, it is important to remember to dress your best and remember fashion tips. You'll find it all in "Spaztastic Zombies" -- a collection of humor that will help readers understand that there is more to the undead than just a piece of reanimated flesh.
101 Drabble Prompts
Price: Free! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Where do you turn when you need an idea for a drabble or short story. Look in 101 Drabble Prompts.
Miss Lucy Parker and Other Short Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,260. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Miss Lucy Parker is a prim, proper elderly lady. When a Volkswagen Beetle—the new kind, and pink—PINK!—turns onto the winding road that leads to Lucy's farmhouse, Lucy is sure the car contains hippies. Except hippies are not in the car. A woman is, a woman wearing a short, blood-red dress that hugs her body. Thus begins Lucy Parker's great adventure.
NOBODY'S PERFECT
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Short stories of human imperfection by Edgar Award winning author Burl Barer. Burglars, psychopaths, students, con men, Rabbis, and the tragically irrational are all found in this cute little collection of humorous and, in some cases, disturbing stories.
Life's Poetry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
I hope that my writings will inspire and help someone get through a tough time in their life and to see the hope and light at the end of their journey. May you be blessed with the the support and strength you might need to get through some of life's challenges.
How She Gets: Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Sometimes you can't predict where love will take you... A woman battling panic attacks. A mysterious simple choice for one wife. And a violent act reveals the truth about a strained relationship. The eight short stories in this collection will challenge your expectations and shatter your heart. PLEASE NOTE: How She Gets is a collection of eight short stories. It is just over 6,000 words.
Poems About Vietnam
Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection poems by award winning author Robert A. Chapin. The Wall - Three Fighting Men - and The Vietnam Unknown. The Wall released in (1982), gained national attention and presidential acclaim. Three Fighting Men by sculptor Frederick Hart represents the statue at the entrance to The Vietnam Veterans Memorial, The Vietnam Unknown (identified in 1998)is from Arlington National Cemetery.
Love Poems and Sentiments from the Heart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Love Poems and Sentiments from the Heart is a collection of poetry and affirmations about love; whether it be new love, lost love, being in love or the hope of love. If you are thinking of ways to convey your love to another, you may very well find inspiration in this heart-felt collection. May your heart be filled with warmth and your spirit uplifted as you read through this book of sentiments.