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The Stonemason and Other Tales
Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
How does the stonemason make such perfect statues? Will the girl of young Thomas' dreams find the gift he left for her? What does the strange creature on the deserted planet want from Captain Anderson? These and other questions are explored in The Stonemason and Other Tales. Four stories of the disturbing and the macabre that will take you into the darkest nights and coldest tombs you can fathom.
Tales from the Unknown
You set the price! Words: 5,810. Language: American English. Published: October 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of short stories I have written that is under 1200 words. The collection includes Grim Reaper’s Daughter, Dark Stranger, Faerie of Darkness, Birth of a Pirate Queen, What is the Breaking Point of Sanity?, Camping Surprise, and Demon Blood.
The Beast in the Bedchamber
Price: Free! Words: 27,490. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The Beast in the Bedchamber features seven modern fairy tales about fantastic -- and often ill-fated -- romance. Included in these pages are selkies, werewolves, Egyptian goddesses and artists with murderous intent. The seven tales range from Gothic to modern, horror to comedy, encompassing everything from Bluebeard to Sleeping Beauty.
Rhea's Cubs
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
One of a collection of short stories detailing the trials and tribulations of a wolf pack led by Enneaus. Rich in description and raw in presentation, these stories have a similar feel to those of fairy-tales and fables. Suitable for both children and adults.
First Sign of the Badger
Price: Free! Words: 23,830. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Essay » Author profile
First Sign of the Badger is a wildly inconsistent collection of writings from my youth. Award winning short stories are mixed with poems from grade school and memoirs of early adulthood. The topics vary greatly. From a narrative process essay about washing your car, to stories about greed and love, a poem about having dry hands, and more... There's likely something here for everyone.
Archery Tales
Price: Free! Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » General
A collection of short stories featuring bows and arrows, trees and targets, a hint of mystery and capturing the spirit of the field archery world.
Buses and Bears, Bullets and Stones
Price: Free! Words: 13,190. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Buses & Bears, Bullets & Stones is a collection of 5 short stories—a mixed bag of off-beat fiction aimed directly at the adult funny bone. These stories are alternately funny, poignant, quirky, magical, and occasionally a little scary.
The Elevator Trilogy
Price: Free! Words: 138,340. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The Elevator Trilogy is 62 great short-short stories, about you and me, everyone of them like a little movie – for busy people who can really use a break now and then and don't have a lot of time to read.
Project L.E.L. (Live – Experience - Learn) - Year 19
Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Here is the third story. It is about a young girl from South Korea who is a strong practising Christian and has the aim to help the poor and needy. Should she follow her heart or her religion? Check it out and see if you agree with the lesson learnt.
Timeout
Price: Free! Words: 720. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.00 from 1 review)
"Timeout" was my contribution to Round 11 of National Public Radio’s “Three Minute Fiction,” concluded June 9, 2013. Rules: 600 words or fewer; not “inappropriate;” and in which a character finds something he or she has no intention of returning. I wanted to cast the state of our growing economic inequality in more intimate terms.
Dark Tales: eVolume One
Series: Dark Tales, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 8,640. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by Indie Spirit Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Dark Tales: eVolume One is a micro collection of short, dark fiction. For fans of horror or psychological tales.
Bula - An Englishman in Fiji
You set the price! Words: 12,000. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A series of short stories written by an Englishman who spent some time in Fiji. All the tales are based on true events, though the names have been changed to protect the innocent, as they say.
La verdadera historia de la gran mentira
You set the price! Words: 15,720. Language: Spanish. Published: September 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Antología de relatos, aforismos, microrrelatos y prosa poética que fueron publicdos en el blog Rayuela de Locos en los comienzos de la década de 2010. Una agrupación imaginativa y cargada de figuras y dobles sentidos, en la que el autor da paso a la experimentación y a nuevas formas narrativas más contemporáneas. Ilustraciones de Alberto Tarsicio.
Tales of Mystery and Truth
Price: Free! Words: 46,310. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This collection of seven tales, sprung from the novel "The Beggars of Azure", features crocodile men, books that don't exist, portals through time, living paintings, and, of course, love. Some of the tales feature characters or detail events from the novel. Some of these tales are tangential to the mood and themes in the novel. All of them testify to the fact that reality answers to no one.
Everyday Psychopaths
Price: Free! Words: 48,580. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Everyday Psychopaths is a collection of short stories that will both frighten you and make you laugh out loud. Warning: reading these three stories can make you sound like a crazy person. Kind of like an Everyday Psychopath...
TwentySix
Price: Free! Words: 14,340. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A collection of 26 short stories by Shane Rynhart, previously published weekly on his blog. Includes stories of love, hate, death, life, friendship, revenge, religion and jam sandwiches.
Pluszaki na Venonie
You set the price! Words: 42,440. Language: Polish. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Zbiór najlepszych opowiadań Lecha Zaciury. Doskonała fantastyka, która była publikowana w Nowej Fantastyce, m.in. w prestiżowym numerze 200, a także w innych wydawnictwach z literaturą SF.
Project L.E.L. (Live – Experience – Learn) - Year 18
Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Here is the second story. It is more raw and deals with a challenging subject, but it is what happened. Many women will have faced this dilemna so check it out and see if you agree with the lesson learnt!
What Should My Wish Be
Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A small child sick in the hospital is asked what wish they want to make on a shooting star.
Blog of a Lesbian Mom
Price: Free! Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
For Casey and Susan, things didn't come easily. Their romance took some getting used to, living in Los Angeles was hectic and raising 2 boys was down-right insane. After being told by her therapist to vent through her blog, Cassie begins to realize that some of her biggest stressors were life's most precious gifts. 'Blog of a Lesbian Mom' is a soft-hearted reminder of just how important family is.