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Establishing Witness
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Literature » Literary
the halfwit is dead, the church folk are assembled and the pump organ is wheezing out hymns. In short, the stage is set for vernie lee hurlow, grandmother of the “poor little fellow” laid out in her living room, to declare her revelation, one she has been carrying for fifteen years. but in this story the suspense of her wait leads to an entirely different revelation than the one she anticipated.
The Ruins of My Daughter's Cities: An Imaginary Travelogue
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,480. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“The Ruins of My Daughter’s Cities” contains descriptions of cities that exist only in the imagination, created solely as a means of providing an explanation for the convoluted psychology of the relationship between a father and daughter.
Chronology of an Egg
Price: Free! Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Typhoon Media. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Peter Tieryas Liu’s Chronology of an Egg is a companion to his debut Watering Heaven, published in October 2012 by Signal 8 Press in Hong Kong. Chronology of an Egg is a mini-collection containing five short stories -- two from Watering Heaven (“Gradients” and the title story) and three others.
The Death of Imagination
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Literature » Literary
This short story was inspired by an interaction between the author and a writer's association. It reflects upon how in human society we all find ways to exclude others, we find ways to limit, to narrow the vision and to choke imagination. Even when you have a group of imaginative people, bureaucracy evolves and shuts the door on free spirited minds. This story aims to open that door, for someone.
Torment of Ghosts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
For a while Carlota was Carlos and later she was Carlota again.
lucky luke
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What does it mean when weird coincidences start crowding in on you? Well . . it depends on how you read them. And sometimes women seem to be better at that than men.
Tres micronovelas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,350. Language: Spanish. Published: December 7, 2013 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Los tres relatos que componen este libro tienen como factor común la incomprensión, nuestra dificultad para descifrar lo que está ocurriendo a nuestro alrededor, para comunicarnos incluso con los demás cuando nosotros mismos somos los primeros que ocultamos, tergiversamos, torcemos nuestro discurso por temor a la verdad.
The Interloper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
The corporate headquarters of Grimley & Dunballer are thrown into turmoil when a homeless man takes up residence outside one of the conference rooms.
She Looks Pale
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 9,430. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A noveletta told by a young girl confined to the house by her over-protective parents.
Silence
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,510. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » General
When San Turner's two aunts, his only family, die within a week of each other he's unable to accept their passing as mere coincidence. Recently fired from his job and guilt-ridden over the loss of his wife, he enlists his lifelong friend in a search for the truth behind their deaths, soon finding himself on another sort of quest when a ten-year-old deaf girl who has befriended him is kidnapped.
Conversations With A Ghost
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,000. Language: American English. Published: February 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Michael Lane's life was in chaos. He had a passion for playing the piano but never saw his dreams of being a world renowned pianist come true. In the romance department he could find women that wouldn't mind sharing his bed, but not his life. And in less than a month, he will have to find a new place to live. What he didn't know was that all of his dreams were about to be visited by a ghost.
The Summer of the Homerun
Price: Free! Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Smitty is 13. It is the summer when he and his friends enter high school, the time when all the awkwardness of youth begins to shift and all those things that seemed simple are actually complicated. But Smitty is okay. He has his friends on his baseball team, and he and his sort-of girlfriend seem to want to hang out. But then the New Kid hits that homerun and everything changes.
Ocellus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,620. Language: British English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A Geordie sketchbook featuring time-travel, reincarnation and the entire history of Newcastle-upon-Tyne from Roman to present day.
Lost in Apple Grove
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 39,620. Language: American English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
When a patient suffering from Alzheimer's escapes from a nursing home, she is overwhelmed and confused by the world she encounters. Everything she sees and hears reminds her of an event from the past, but her tenuous grip on her present reality rapidly deteriorates.
I Like The White World
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,990. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Ted Mason, hired by a Catholic film making company, conceives of a documentary that would explore what professional thinkers and powerful men make of Pilate's final, unanswered question to Christ: "What is Truth?" In the course of making that documentary, Ted learns much about his father, his faith, his colonial ancestors, and himself that could not have been laid open to him in any other way.
Lucid Dreaming - October 2014
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,020. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Enter our dreams and ask afterwards if it was just a dream. We include selected short stories and vignettes in various genres from writers across the country. Quality is the only criteria for inclusion. The October issue includes, "The Circle,” where a movie guides a father's end of life actions and “Secret Weapon,” where a visitor to Earth has an interesting offer for a man.
Caterpillars
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,820. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014 by Big Buddy Publishing, LLC bigbuddypublishing@gmail.com. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
In a journey of identity, empathy and self-discovery over the course of one eventful week, therapist Laura Boll is about to find out if you walk too far in someone else’s shoes, they just might become yours.
The Doge and other stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,600. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General
"...If history was made by the victims / it would be / a time made by minutes / of incessant and springing up ants / yet one by an intent to be..." so the great poet Alfonso Gatto wrote. History is made by so many little men and gestures. In "The Doge and other stories" they are gathered some little gestures that have changed the course of the history, extraordinary stories seen in their humanity.
A Leitora
Price: Free! Words: 5,010. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Uma mulher compra livros. Uma mulher lê livros. Às vezes. Nem sempre. Uma mulher vai acumulando livros que não tem tempo de ler. Uma mulher é feliz assim. Às vezes. Nem sempre.
The Imam - A Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 168,120. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Shia Muslim legend has it that Ali, the fourth Caliphate of Islam, began a familial line of Imams, or religious leaders, to perpetuate his vision and uphold his glory. Through history these Imams have been driven into hiding due to dangers posed by enemies of the Shia faith. The twelfth Imam is said to be that final Imam who would return to this earth and restore Shia Islam's unity and glory.