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The Willy-nilly Hedonist
Price: Free! Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Benjamin Brannigan just discovered that his fiancée, Angela, has been cheating on him since before the engagement. He went to visit his grandmother seeking moral support, but she's got even more unsettling problems of her own.
For Wind and Moonless
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,100. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After reading Vincent Young's first book of poems, you will know when you read any poem he writes in the future—even if he writes it anonymously.
Discarded as Useless
Price: Free! Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A dark romantic short story in which Ina reproaches a passing stranger via a series of anecdotes from her life.
The Runaway: A Short Story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: Australian English. Published: May 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When children run away to the circus, it is Seamus Harden who talks them down and gets them the help they need. Spoilt teenagers, abused kids, Seamus sees it all. Until one night Seamus meets a little a little girl with a perfect pink dress, perfect white socks, and a reason for running away to the circus that even Seamus has never heard before.
नाही है कोई ठिकाना (कहानी)
You set the price! Words: 5,230. Language: Hindi. Published: May 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
छोटकू बाबू साहेब कब से चटोरी के बाबा केसर से पता नहीं का खुसर - फुसर कर रहे थे कि चटोरी की माई लाजवंती एकदम बेचैन हुए आंगन से ओसारी और ओसारी से आंगन कर रही थी। लगा कि उसके पेट में मरोड़ होने लगी। चापाकल से टूटहिया प्लास्टिक की बाल्टी में पानी भर कर चली गई, घर के पिछूती! वहां से आने के बाद भी वह हल्की नहीं हुई। माटी से हाथ मांज और हाथ - पैर धो फिर ओसारी में आई। देखा, अब छोटकू बाबू साहेब खटिया से उठे
The Sweetest of Memories: A Short Story
You set the price! Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jack has it all. A rich family, a promising career, and a beautiful wife. But when a tragic event leads to the unraveling of his perfect world, he begins to question the meaning of his life.
The Squatters: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,510. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Farid and Aziza have just come home from an overseas vacation to find two teenagers have taken up residence in their home. Tensions escalate quickly as the homeowners confront the intruders. The parties manage to come to an agreement on the best course of action, that is, until the couples' daughter comes home for a visit.
Tad's Quirky Karma, Piece of the Rock Series, Unit 7
Price: Free! Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ben Harper is completely at a loss as to how he might help when the renters in Unit A both go off the deep end. Tracy is having a baby and an emotional breakdown. Tad’s breakdown is both emotional and philosophical. Luckily, Tracy’s sister arrives from halfway across the country to save the day.
Truth and Beauty
Price: Free! Words: 760. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2018. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Two sonnets on truth and beauty. Excerpt from The Book of Wonder, The Modern Tale
Rina - The Intelligent And Lucky Girl
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Adopting Rina into Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Ojo’s home became the blessing they ever imagined as it turned their entire life around, restoring unto them all they had ever desired.
The Reward Of Pride
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Omenkpa, instead of being a true personal assistant to Mazi Ogboikpo’s wealth and resources, he embezzled and converted all his belongings to himself. Find out the consequences of his action.
The Surname Club: A Surname Club Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mr. Fahrenheit's surname causes him irritation and garners attention wherever he goes—from primary school days to now well past retirement. He just wishes to be left in peace! But when his daughter hatches a plan to force him into interacting with people, Mr. Fahrenheit might finally find understanding and friendship. A warmhearted tale about discovering camaraderie in unexpected places.
Gyp
Price: Free! Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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A man goes to visit a psychic, to ask when he is going to die. But a complication arises.
Pax
Price: Free! Words: 480. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
There's a storm approaching. An argument between spouses breaks out.
Present Tense, Future Perfect
Price: Free! Words: 8,150. Language: British English. Published: May 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Fact meets fiction in this short story based on the life & work of Daphne du Maurier. Plagued by doubts as to whether her novel-writing will ever succeed, Daphne is at a low point. When she discovers a potion that promises the power to magically steal her away from her present plight, she feels she has nothing to lose. Join Daphne as she takes a chance and stares into the face of destiny…
Words into the Air
Price: Free! Words: 12,460. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Another collection of posts from a blog I used to have; some thoughtful fiction, and some meaningful autobiographical nonfiction.
Words from the Air
Price: Free! Words: 12,590. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of posts from a previous blog of mine: fiction, nonfiction, some of my earlier work, and an excerpt or two from my novel Finding Felicity.
A Midlife Night's Dream
Price: Free! Words: 5,870. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Thomas attends a conference where all the other people present are different versions of himself. He, arguably, learns a great deal.
Lunch on the Contrary
Price: Free! Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mark was meeting an old friend for lunch. He wanted to change his life, so did his friend.
The Trial of Michael
Price: Free! Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Robert Heraldson died. Now, his life is on trail. What will the verdict be?

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