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Lamchwa
Price: $2.60 USD. Words: 73,330. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The story of Lamchwa is an emotional journey that raises fundamental questions on love and wrenches hearts. Set in the backdrop of picturesque Jaintia Hills blemished by coal mining, it tells the story of a hard life filled with hope. When he finds the girl he wants to marry, he is diagnosed with cancer. Lamchwa and all his loved ones are in turmoil. They say, bad things do happen to good people.
Empty See: A Novella
Price: Free! Words: 27,930. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
After years of isolation in a foreign city, an expatriated American photographer returns from abroad to his hometown of Duluth, Minnesota to pursue a career with a magazine. Reuniting with his strange sister, dealing with an eccentric new boss, and an unlikely friend shed light onto the circumstances of his departure, his inner struggles, and his possible future as an expatriate.
Native Lands
Price: Free! Words: 59,620. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
‘Native Lands’ is a story of a descent into madness along the never-ending trunk of an enormous redwood tree, with some very special numbers along the way.
Flames
You set the price! Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A woman finds the form of her missing lover in the flames of a fire, but lacks caution as to what they can consume.
Persephone
You set the price! Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » General
A wife succumbs to insanity on the night of her marriage and her husband is left alone in an empty house. Filled with despair and longing, he sets out on a dream-filled voyage to find her.
I Feel So Damn Good
Price: Free! Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It's not going to be just another Monday for him. He feels too good for that, now that the decision has been made. Instead he turns, and walks away.
The Mass-Clones of DDD
Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Meet DDD, dimensional being. If you were a dimensional being, mass-less, as opposed to a time being, us, and you felt you must, how do you think you would communicate? Maybe the question is, what might make you think you might?
Écoutes, Échos, Espérances
Price: Free! Words: 9,860. Language: French. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
L’Inconscient, la Conscience et leur Amphitryon parlent.
La Corrala
Price: Free! Words: 44,830. Language: Spanish. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mientras la ciudad entera vive hoy golpeada y segregada, hay un rincón al sur, una corrala a orillas del río, donde los sueños van de lado a lado según dé el viento, y navegan como pueden, intermitentes, apasionados, depresivos, incisivos, alegres, exagerados. Los hervores son tan evidentes y sonoros como los piares de los pájaros que se tiran confiados desde lo alto del patio...
Remembranzas
Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: Spanish. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cuento en homenaje a Hugo Chávez Frías, desde la perspectiva de una señora del pueblo venezolano
The Wedding of Anna F.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,570. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this novella by the acclaimed author of The Medusa Tree and The Deadwood Beetle, an elderly Jewish woman tells an Arabic student who has come to interview her for a research project an incredible tale: that she is Anne Frank, the author of The Diary of a Young Girl and the most famous victim of Hitler's Germany. As the interview progresses, tensions grow between the pair...
The Day the Music Died
Price: Free! Words: 1,700. Language: American English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Sam is taking a shower, getting ready for class, when he finds out about the attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. It is the Tuesday of the second week of his first semester of college, and he has been shocked into a hate-filled and dangerous world.
Artifice
Price: Free! Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The end of a very complicated and painful relationship.
Grande sœur
Price: $1.09 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: French. Published: July 3, 2015 by Jank Moovy. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Educational
L’union des parents de Nicolas et de Cassandra va réunir les deux enfants. Progressivement, en traversant des moments difficiles, ils vont devenir comme frère et sœur l’un pour l’autre...
Bleed Me Silicone
Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: American English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.00 from 1 review)
My first memory is of the inside of a cardboard box. It smells of fluorescent light and ancient canyon floors. 'Bleed Me Silicone' is a surreal short about life from the perspective of a bottle of silicone lube. Silky. Brutal.
The Computer That Cared
Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: British English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
An unemployed man has to make a mortgage payment at an Automated Teller Machine (ATM). On a whim he scribbles a message on the input card and soon receives a communication from the computer. The man and the ATM develop a ‘relationship’ which solves his financial worries, gives him important information about the bank, and leads to employment - with the bank. But can the relationship last?
A New York City Vignette
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It is September 11, 2011 and Jim Roberts is about to discover the emptiness in the center of his life. When two planes strike the Twin Towers in a matter of moments, Jim is not where he should be: at work at the top of 1 World Trade Center. Instead he is spending the morning at his mistress' apartment. How can he explain his situation to his wife who calls frantically wondering if he is safe?
Missionary Dating and Other Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,870. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
Affectionate, funny, sometimes dark and never terribly literary, these five short stories by a talented novelist put you in the shoes of ordinary people trying to survive the ridiculous, the inevitable, or the unthinkable.
The Little Girl Who Changed My Life
Price: Free! Words: 37,860. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Amit Duggal finds a one and half year old Divya under a tea vendor's kiosk. Just when he is about to hand her to the cops, he learns that she has extreme stage lung cancer and he decides to take care of her on his own.The little girl who changed my life is about Amit's relation with a total stranger and the changes that she brings along, which transforms him as a person.
Finding Viola: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Every day, Miss Erikson hears mysterious music coming from behind a locked door at the Lang School of Fine Arts. When the strict Mrs. Borg demands she leave the door alone, Miss Erikson's curiosity propels her to uncover the secrets of the ever-closed door. As she pursues the source of the inexplicable music, she must finally face the grief of the past she has long tried to ignore.