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Only the Gnomes Know
Price: Free! Words: 1,440. Language: British English. Published: July 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Urban
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
The quaint English village of Hampton prides itself on the upkeep of its old-fashioned cottages. The annual 'Appealing Garden' competition has the whole village participating with wonderful results. Dorrie's garden isn't quite what she planned.
Atonement
Price: Free! Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Every apartment in the building was its own little universe, and what was going on in another’s universe did not concern you. It certainly did not concern Mr. Wells, a fat, selfish man. He main pastime was to listen to all the goings on in the apartments around him. Everyone in the building considered him strange, and for good reason.
Easy Meat
Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Anthropology meets the real world, in a pre-apocalyptical myth in the making.
Disrupted
Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016 by Hercules Bantas. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Urban
(3.00 from 1 review)
Metho and his motley crew were having a hard time of it. Business was down, and no one could figure out why. It was as if all their customers had suddenly sworn off recreational drug use and turned to living virtuous lives. Thankfully, one of the gang was smarter than your average thug and worked out that it was all the internet's fault. Now all they had to do was figure out how to fight back.
Gri Duman Denizi
Price: Free! Words: 1,930. Language: Turkish. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban
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Perspective
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban
A fight with his girlfriend leads a young college student to a chance meeting that may not exactly change his life, but might give him a chance to re-examine who he is and what he wants.
While You Were Away
Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A short story about isolation--loneliness is the ultimate mind-altering substance...
Restitution
Price: Free! Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Welcome to "Restitution", a new reality TV show that allows you to make amends to the people you've wronged...
The Bribe
Price: Free! Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Urban
... "But you know – I don't take!" "I know it. And I, generally, don't give." "Then what do you want?" "To resolve the problem!" ...
FOBIE - Vespa crabro
Price: Free! Words: 4,280. Language: Italian. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Urban
“Non sapeva perché avesse sempre sentito una fortissima repulsione per tutto ciò che volava. Si trattasse di coloratissime farfalle, di libellule, mosche o mosconi, per lei non faceva nessuna differenza. Bastava un lieve battito d'ali per farla trasalire.”
Loving pictures
Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Urban
Amber is a keen photographer. When out taking photograph's, she sees's a ghost. She doesn't realize the connection she has with this spirit. Enjoy Loving Picture's, to find out who the ghost is and what it has to tell her.
The Conductor
Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Urban
Having entered into the trolleybus, you hardly notice him immediately. Though summer day in a transport usually is few people, but you can recognize this man only by hanging orange working overalls on the back of his seat.
She
Price: Free! Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Urban
He shone with ingenuity: mixing an incompatible, salting a sweet, peppering a dairy. But he never smiled, was always concentrated and serious, and because of that fact among schoolfellows he has received an impartial nickname – the Gloomy Cook.
Light
Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Urban
"You are very lightly dressed for today's weather." "Do not worry, I don't feel cold." "What's this? Who did it with you?"
The Driving Test
Price: Free! Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Urban
Things go wrong when a calm, forty-year-old man enters the car for his driving test.
The Kidnapper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,700. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
Katie walks home from work to her apartment every day, and visits a small supermarket on the way home. On two occasions she encounters a duo of petty criminals outside the supermarket who eye her, and kidnap her one late afternoon. Will the valiant Katie's life come to an untimely end at the hands of her kidnappers, or will this be a meeting of the minds in a most unexpected way for her, and them?
Shopping at Tesco
Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Urban
In this dark humorous short story a snooty yummy mummy takes decisive action when faced with panic and danger at the supermarket.
The Tact
Price: Free! Words: 930. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Urban
(2.00 from 1 review)
This is a very short story but very complex for understanding. I tried to be as clear as I can. But if you, my dear Reader, didn`t understand the idea then don`t be upset and just... never mind. I could only make one prompt - this story is really not about what you shoud find in final.
The Heart
Price: Free! Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Urban
I slept very well. I open my eyes. Everything is unfamiliar to me here! Where am I? The bed is very soft, crisp white linen. The Sun looks out the window and greets me with its rays. So good! But where am I? And here's another problem – I forgot my name. Who am I? Maybe my name is Svetlana. Yes, a beautiful name. I am Svetlana!
Locked Up
Price: Free! Words: 780. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Urban
"Good day, mister." "I'm not 'mister', call me Max." "Mister, but what's so closely?" "My name is Max! I explain to a particularly stupid and unreasonable - you are dogfaces now."

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