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Coffin
Price: Free! Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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A young boy tries to process grief over the sudden death of his older brother. How do you move on when the world no longer feels right? How do you cope with the loss of those you can never get back?
Mercy
Price: Free! Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017 by Paper Angel Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
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How far would you go to heal someone’s pain? After years of watching innocent people suffer, a psychiatric nurse makes it her mission to help the most hopeless of her patients — in a way no one will ever suspect.
I Am Invisible
You set the price! Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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A young man wakes up one day to discover he has turned invisible. At first, he takes advantage of his newfound ability before quickly learning invisibility is not such a desirable state.
Far From Home - Part 2
Price: Free! Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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What do Charles Darwin, Britney Spears and the Australian Prime Minister have in common? They all get a mention in Part 2 of 'Far From Home'! If you want to find out the real reason for first contact (and the importance of a certain kind of tea) download this book now ;) Of course, it would make sense to download (and read) Part 1 first...
Scattered Fake Sunflowers
Price: Free! Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Sully finds a match to his vase in a place he never would have expected: the beginning of a short story series titled Nature's Molding.
Autumn Glory
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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An old man reminisces about the past, his place in the world and what the future will hold for him. Set in the autumn of the year, he thinks back to his childhood and how his life has changed since then. A delightful and poignant reminder of past days interleaved with the view from his window.
Henry's Nursing Notes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,280. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Ian Martin spent three years as a hospital orderly and kept a ward diary chronicling the sights, sounds and smells that assailed him. Based on this record, "Henry Fuckit's Nursing Notes" is an unflinching account of nursing the sick and dying. Looking through the eyes of his disreputable hero, Martin uses a brutal blend of cynicism and dark humour to describe a world of suffering and pathos.
A Waltz Yes, a Heart No
Price: Free! Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Following his divorce, Dr. Stanley Gilford, chief of cardiology at Our Lady of Fatima Hospital, restructured his life on the guiding principle of maximum gain, minimum pain. So what is the well-heeled doctor doing with Ruby, a high school dropout and waitress at the local greasy spoon, and what are his options visa vie the pallid, five year old boy whose damaged heart beats in three-four time?
When the Moon had Feet
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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This is a short story about a time when everything was possible but nothing was allowed; when scarcity, like some insane Midas, transformed all commodities into gold. Wonderland, bottom-side up and wrong-side out.
Takeshi Suzuki Goes For A Walk
Price: Free! Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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A short story about the depressing nature of modern life. Follow Takeshi Suzuki as he, well, goes for a walk...
The House of Incest
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2010 by Sky Blue Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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The House of Incest, Anais Nin's famous prose poem, was first published in Paris in 1936 and immediately drew attention from the era's prominent writers, including Henry Miller and Lawrence Durrell. While written in English, it is considered a landmark work in the French surrealist tradition and one of the most unique books in 20th century literature.
The Coffin Lady of Crosby
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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When you have death staring you in the face, what else can you do but build a coffin? This simple question transforms a life, revealing an unexpected blessing. Winner of 2010 Canis Latran Editor's Choice Award.
The Eighth Sacrament
Price: Free! Words: 3,940. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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The year is 1985 and Elijah Crowe is a college student who has become addicted to painkillers and dropped out of school to get clean. He knows when he goes back he'll inevitably run into Irene, the only girl he loved, and the one chose drugs over. With understated support from his brilliant but tortured mother and a no-nonsense employer, Elijah moves forward the only way he knows how.
She's All I Can Think About
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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A man struggles with his obsession for a new girl at work and wonders the age old question: Why can't obsession be a normal part of love?
Tears Into Wine: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » General
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A short surreal tale about a poet and love. By the author of Malice in Wonderland.
Crow's Nest
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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A dark yet humorous tale of existential despair. A lost swimmer climbs aboard a black boat and becomes a source of entertainment for seasoned crew members grown pathologically bored with the infinite.
The Bizarre Tongue
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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The hallowed birth, life and transcendence of a divine entity. The Bizarre Tongue is resplendent, omniscient and birds like Her too. She exists only a moment in linear time, often. It sells.
The Sun Shone
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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An epic tale of release from the binds of blissful delusion, addiction and a very messy home filled with grand and unusual houseguests.
To Inhabit
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 870. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Existential romp with chairs. Something essential is lost and subsequently sought for in the strangest places.
Fun with Dick and Jane
Price: Free! Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Dick wants fun. He has no dog. He has no cat. No Spot. No Puff. But he has a plan. See Dick board the plane. See Dick fly away. Far, far away. Hello happiness! Goodbye Jane