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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.
Charlotte's Cross
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,750. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Charlotte's Cross is the story of Jay's search for Charlotte, the mother that deserted her. But Charlotte is fighting her own demons and trying to re-kindle her faith to save her own sanity. Jay's search is hindered by Alex, who wants to bring Charlotte back to the bordello where she has spent the intervening years. Jay enlists the help of Jackson from the bordello to aid the search for Charlotte.
Mychandra
Price: Free! Words: 39,660. Language: British English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mychandra follows five days in the life of a man from Wigan, suffering from a modern mental illness.
The Candlestick Maker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,680. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Young Jack Grundy is haunted by a recurring dream, until he discovers what (or who?) waits for him behind the fog. Inspired by a Mother Goose nursery rhyme, Jack follows a dark path that leads him to Covington Woods. There he pursues his dream, only to inhabit a nightmare from which he cannot awake.
Open Magazine Issue 0
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,580. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Open Magazine is a underground fiction and poetry magazine published monthly. It is a 70+ page magazine featuring a variety of the strange and offbeat stories. Contents Visions of Darkness by Bill Freas Suburban Convergence by Ralph Greco Orb of Illusion by Charles Kyffhausen
Disentangled
Price: $4.79 USD. Words: 98,660. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
What does a person do to alter the course of their troubled life? For the playful, young William Ashton the answer is in a kaleidoscope and the garden of mirrors. For Stringy Billy it’s a guitar and the Devil at the crossroads. Seaton Redland’s solution is to become born again and for Andrew Lewis it is something else altogether.
Storie di caffè ovvero il caffè nella letteratura italiana
Series: La grande letteratura italiana, Book 6. Price: $3.38 USD. Words: 129,320. Language: Italian. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Quanto tempo è passato da quel 11 settembre 1683, la data a cui si può far risalire l'origine della colazione italiana per antonomasia! E si, perchè l'italiano medio fa colazione con un veloce caffè, oppure cappuccino e cornetto... Ma come è nata questa colazione? E perchè? Ovviamente, questa è una "gustosa" antologia di scritti di grandi e piccoli autori italiani.
God Metaphor
Price: Free! Words: 27,050. Language: British English. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Religious
Carey turns his attention to religion, and spirituality and himself in this fascinating follow-up to Adjective Narcissism. 'The writing [is] engaging and the author's attention to detail [paints] a wonderful picture.' - onlinebookclub.org
Uncertainty Principles
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,520. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Uncertainty can be either the root of fear or the cornerstone of hope. It all depends on the observer.
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.
Cynthia and the Blue Cat's Last Meow
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,890. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Written in a poetic style reminiscent of Richard Brautigan, "Cynthia and the Blue Cat’s Last Meow" is a story of red berries and howling caverns, fury and fishing, moonlight and candlelight, where we dream of blue cats and idyllic sensuality. The offbeat natural setting progresses into a rich ménage of unusual happenings and vivid colors, a land where many of us would like to visit.
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.
Wetwire: Visionaries Part Four- Touching Distance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,020. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In a near future where scientists have engineered clones to have ESP-like ability to foresee the future, they discover that one clone has ability not only to predict the future, but to shape it as well. When she is kidnapped by a rogue group who hope to use her to incite a clone revolt, the government sends out a task force to recover her, and prevent society from collapsing again into civil war.
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.
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.
People: A Descent Into Holy Horror And Deranged Love
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,420. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
I'm not sure who these people are anymore, but I know they want to kill me. There was a time though, when I embraced their doctrine with devotion, clung to Linda, my lover, and Ahmed, my love, as we descended into insanity, art and terrorism. It was all in the name of art; remember that as moral indignation rises. I don't know who these people are anymore, but at times like this, I wish I did.
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.
The Loan Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,590. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The story of one great loan man who never lost respect for his customers.
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.
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.