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The Osprey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story: Life is uncertain. Loved ones are sometimes ripped away unexpectedly and moving on can seem an insurmountable task.
Further Over the Hill
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A combination of short essay and poetry geared toward the population that's past puberty... way past.
The Slave Factory
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,380. Language: American English. Published: May 12, 2015 by Sequart Organization. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General
This historical short story focuses on the intersecting lives at a slave factory, Porto de Maria. By Julian Darius. From Martian Lit.
Василина
Price: Free! Words: 3,750. Language: Russian. Published: February 18, 2013 by Andriy Demidov. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Сельский импрессионизм от Людмилы Загоруйко, наверное, так можно охарактеризовать нахлынувший поток впечатлений на писательницу.
Unforeseen Times
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Short fiction: A childhood friend sweetens the life of a crusty Vermont snowplow operator after his mother's death.
A Guide to the Western Slope and the Outlying Areas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,070. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015 by Fomite. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It starts with the first ski race down the mountain, but quickly the Guide to the Western Slope and the Outlying Areas heads off into the woods, seeking the wisdom that can be found in the spaces between the trees. Lebovitz takes the reader deep into a mythical land that spends the winter buried in snow, bringing back these essay-prose poems as proof of sweeping majesty and and intimate charm.
Neon Literary Magazine Issue Forty-One
Series: Neon Literary Magazine. Price: Free! Words: 14,450. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
In Neon‘s forty-first edition we have a story told backward in time, as well as tales of unsettling dystopian funerals, meat obsessions, and odd encounters on the London Underground. There’s also a selection of poetry, including a piece about birds’ feet and another about an unusual autopsy.
Addiction, Obsession, Love
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,690. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jed had long ago left Tamara behind him, or so he thought. Then one day, years later he meets Tamara again, by chance or fate, and finds himself forced to decide what love truly is. "Addiction, Obsession, Love" is about the fragility of love and a story of love lost, gained and lost again.
The Front Porch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Front Porch: the place, literal or figurative, where Americans watch the world go by. Journalists help expand America’s front porch to a worldwide stage. They put on a pretty face and soften the blow of ugly news. They must hold the line between “need to know” and “too much information.” But at what cost, when the horrors of the world become just another day at the office?
Fwish and Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,530. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
From a little fish with a wish to the heart of the heart of the homeland -- from Nottingham to the Alamo -- from mother to daughter, hero to homeless stranger -- home is the myth we all want to cuddle up in ... the myth that is just out of reach, or else inescapable.
The White Cat
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
Two stories of love and inspiration. In 'Matchmaker' animal shelter littermates are reunited when their human parents fall in love, while 'The Memory Garden' reminds us that we honor the dead most profoundly not only by remembering, but by rebuilding.
The Princess and the Pirate
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Yet sages sometimes erred, and fools sometimes were wise!" Helena is betrothed to Prince Tristram, whom she has long admired. Tristram is constantly engaged in good works. How different he is from his boorish friend, Captain Swan! 'Tis odd that Helena feels so restless and oppressed. (Short story, 8,830 words)
Kapparot
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
What happens when one man is allowed to view the most intimate of discussions between another man and his God? How does one react when hearing another judge God in the same way he judges himself? How does one truly atone for deeds they wish they had not done? “Kapparot” is a story of that long lost world where humility, compassion and honesty are crucial to the discovery of oneself.
Knife Tag
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Girlie Lucks' hickey almost gives Big Break an aneurysm and the last thing he wants to do is get in a fight with a bunch of black kids.
Lucid Dreaming - November-December 2014
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,460. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single 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 Nov-Dec issue includes, "The Meal,” where two modern gangsters plan a takeover of their respective mobs and “Cold Hard Cash,” where an assistant takes his boss' request all too seriously.
The Eight-Headed Dragon
Price: Free! Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Eight-Headed Dragon is a short story based on the Japanese myth of Susanoo and the Yamata no Orochi. In a small bar in Japan, an alcoholic man struggles to overcome his hate as he battles his inner dragon one shot of sake at a time.
The Sunflower
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Literature » Literary
"The Sunflower" is a story of the effects that terrorism can have upon those that have been touched by it. It uses imagery and allusion to portray the seed of hate which propagates itself endlessly. An innocent man is killed. A bomb is placed in revenge. Does hate & destruction end there? Or like the Sunflower does it spread its seed in the wind?
Gypsies
Price: Free! Words: 1,680. Language: American English. Published: December 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A man reflects on a young, strange girl he knew as a boy. A literary short story with Fantasy elements.
The American Dream
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Set in the luxurious excess of 1920s New York, a young English soldier, demobbed after the First World War, falls for the rich American socialite - but is the American Dream all is appears?
El descarrilado
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,640. Language: Spanish. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
“El descarrilado” reúne los cuentos del autor como becario del Centro Mexicano de Escritores (1964-1965). En esta edición digital se incluyen dos relatos más, “El cuatro” y “La sequía”, que a modo de vagones se integran con el resto del volumen para recorrer desde los anhelos y sinsabores de la existencia sobre las vías hasta las promesas y traiciones de la Revolución de hace un siglo en México.