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Cóctel de Microhistorias terrenales
Price: Free! Words: 14,970. Language: Spanish. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Moisés Morán Vega nos trae un conjunto de microrrelatos y relatos que ha escrito desde el año 2007 en su página www.elpatiodeloscangrejos.com.
Spazzatour de force
Price: Free! Words: 6,730. Language: Italian. Published: September 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Quando anche buttare la spazzatura si trasforma in una missione impossibile dalle conseguenze catastrofiche capite che è davvero il momento di tornarvene a casa... se solo riusciste ad arrivarci vivi!
Square: Part One
Price: Free! Words: 9,910. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Literature » Urban
They beat him. They broke him. They cut him. They murdered him. Would you forgive them? Or would you get Square?
La Segretaria
Price: Free! Words: 1,130. Language: Italian. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Spesso tutti noi ci troviamo costretti a indossare una maschera nella vita, sul lavoro, o in qualche altra occasione. Questo racconto ci "insegna" come spesso la sostanza sia più importante della forma e come il consiglio di una segretaria possa risolvere una situazione difficile.
Fuego inútil
Price: Free! Words: 14,090. Language: Spanish. Published: August 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Latin American Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Urban
“Fuego inútil” reúne cuatro poemarios de Hernán Zamora, anteriores a su libro “A contrasombra, padre”. Retrospectivamente, lo interpreta fundación del poemario que hace de la relación padre/hijo la parte primordial de una obra que no deja entrever su forma proyectada, pero se explica desde una intimidad que se interroga, orientándose hacia comprenderse dentro de un paisaje de otredades.
Bathtime at La Chapel Blanche (Seven Tales of a Tokyo Love Hotel)
Price: Free! Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Seven visitors cross paths in the rooms and corridors of La Chapel Blanche, a love hotel in Tokyo. Each may have entered for vastly different reasons, but eventually each is confronted with the same question: when and how to leave.
La Stella
Price: Free! Words: 2,670. Language: Italian. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Nulla è ciò che sembra. Questo il filo conduttore di questo racconto che descrive uno spaccato della vita di una stella discesa nel nostro mondo. Estratto dall'antologia "LA NEBBIA e altri racconti", è uno dei 15 racconti che la compongono.
Excessive Force
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Excessive Force is the first short story in the Blackman: The Revolution series. On his first trip out, Blackman discovers police assaulting a junkie. In order to stop the attack, he must risk his own freedom, as well as his vigilantist objective.
The Smoke
Price: Free! Words: 10,540. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014 by The Goldman Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Short story with a twist: I don’t know if you remember that summer, but it was hot. Hot enough for the heat to be jammed up against the window; too hot to sleep and the days growing weird and kinked instead. And then I met Keith, a big man with a bad conscience and a Komodo dragon in his basement. A man looking for an escape. "Are you in?" he wanted to know, "or are you out?"
朝日 Asahi: Morning Sun
Price: Free! Words: 2,960. Language: Tagalog (Filipino). Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Naisip ko na magtanong ng oras sa kanya kahit na alam ko ang oras. Parang ang sarap niyang kausap habang siya'y nag-iisa. Wala kaming ibang kasama kundi kami lang dalawa. Pakiramdam ko, para kaming nasa isang isla ng kawalan kung saan kaming dalawa lang ang mag-kasama.
The Divisive Chorus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,750. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
At forty-nine, Jennifer lives the life of an addict. Alone in a four-bedroom house. And no recollection of the past. But one day, she knows for sure, it will all burst apart. A story of isolation, despair and false hope. The Divisive Chorus: A Short Story.
Living on the Knife's Edge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014 by Two Moons Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Urban
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A romantic drama set in London, this is a contemporary short story about the uncertain business of living. On the knife's edge between love and tragedy, Adam Reid is a young doctor who finds that mending broken lives is not a vocation for the faint-hearted.
The Protege: Part I
Price: Free! Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Literature » Urban
A bartender, Charlie Grifter, is taught the 'tricks of the trade' by a pool tournament champion, Big Milwaukee, shortly before his demise.
Sophie's Revenge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: Australian English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sophie was sweet and kind - until the day someone messed with her.
Last Ride to Eternity
Series: Novels and Stories, Book 87. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,920. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Literature » Urban
The story of a person, who was aspiring to be a writer, while earning his livelihood by driving a cab in New York City, can definitely make readers believe that there is definitely something called destiny.
A Day Out
Series: Novels and Stories, Book 83. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Hearing about accidents or the death of a known person she would have run out of her house to the house in mourning, but it was not like that. Once when she had heard that a particular neighbor’s daughter got engaged, she had almost run out to meet the girl and her parents. Nothing of the sort had happened.
A Late Night Tech Job (Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,590. Language: American English. Published: April 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
An experienced contractor runs the gauntlet for a late night tech job at a financial institution in the heart of Silicon Valley, getting past the trigger-happy security guard, dealing with younger co-workers who expect to get paid fabulous money for doing nothing, and saving a desperate project manager when everything goes wrong. (A 4,190-word short story.)
Worthwhile
Series: Novels and Stories, Book 81. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Literature » Urban
How easily we draw conclusions about others! We kind of become an authority on certain people we know and we boast about the knowledge of his or her character, habits, hobbies, family, and friends, but the truth is, we know very little about that person.
Muerte en el Luas
Price: Free! Words: 7,630. Language: Spanish. Published: April 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Calum Meehan no sabía que se iba a encontrar en el Luas. Lo que sucedió en el tranvía lo cambió para siempre.
Asami
Price: Free! Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Winner of the Best of Issue in Neonbeam magazine #4, this short tale of a Japanese woman caught up in a web of involuntary assassins is now available for free.