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Time to Say Goodbye
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this short story, Yessie was raised by her grandmother after her parents died in a plane crash. Although she was raised in a loving environment, she felt that something was missing and consequently lost her way.
3:25 ~ Some Dreams Come Too Close to Our Reality.
Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(2.00 from 1 review)
Some dreams come to be reality. Sometimes we wish reality to be just a terrible dream. One dream can be worth of a lifetime experience.
Chrysalis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A retelling of Kafka's Metamorphosis set in the internet age.
Clara
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2017 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
This is a short story about Clara—best be described as “a Clara”—who one day discovers a tall, elegantly dressed, and thus completely misplaced mystery woman in the local cemetery, standing over a grave that is never visited by anyone. Clara knows because the son of the couple buried there was Clara’s best and only friend in childhood. Will curiosity get the better of Clara that day?
Sister Carrie
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,150. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Two orphaned sisters, facing a future of want and loneliness, quarrel when the older sister, responsible for her dependent teenage sibling, repudiates her sister’s affair with a political activist–older and unacceptable–she bonds with on the internet. Finalist in the William Faulkner-William Wisdom Creative Writing Competition.
Look Not Upon Me
Price: Free! Words: 4,600. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: November 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After six years of self-imposed exile as a teacher in Swaziland who is also a correspondence student studying Hebrew returns to South Africa shortly after the June 16th Soweto youth uprising in 1976. She has returned to complete the research for her MA degree which involves a philological analysis of the original Hebrew version of the Song of Songs. Her return is marred by experiences of racism
Αφήγηση
Price: Free! Words: 13,530. Language: Greek. Published: November 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Αφήγση
خواطر
Price: Free! Words: 3,030. Language: Arabic. Published: November 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
خواطر متنوّعة و متفتّحة تنتظر السّقيا بماء القراءة لتحيا من جديد..
Bursting at the Seams – a Collection of Short Stories by Lucy Barge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,630. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: November 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
10 great stories by the budding young author, Lucy Barge. What happens when a foolish teen digs herself back into the hole she’d just dug herself out of? A Jewish boy is led to his doom? Two star-crossed lovers strive to cross the dividing barrier? And a young lost girl finds herself in the custody of her evil aunt?
X-Ray Rider 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,950. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Biographical
It’s the dawn of the 1970s and everything is changing. The war in Vietnam is winding down. So is the Apollo Space Program. The tiny northwestern city of Spokane is about to host a World’s Fair. But the Watergate Hearings and the re-entry of Skylab and the eruption of Mount Saint Helens are coming…as are killer bees and Ronald Reagan.
I Am Invisible
You set the price! Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young man wakes up one day to discover he is invisible.
Confessions of a Middle-aged White Man - Chapter 2
Price: Free! Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literature » Literary
He's a cynical, bitter, tiresome man with outrageous stubbornness. A man you would be ashamed to know... too bad he's likely your father.
Three Stories
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 8,460. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2017 by Calumet Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Fiction. Three stories. 2017. PICASSO'S PENIS is about a staff reporter at Vanity Fair who discovers in a diary her grandmother had a relationship with Pablo Picasso. BREAKFAST WITH BANKSY is about an ethnographer who meets a street artist while in Delhi. BRITISH PROPERTIES is about a professor who donates sperm and suspects the bride and groom of a wedding are his children
The Case of the Punt Gunner's Bollards
Price: Free! Words: 9,000. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The recoil of a mighty punt gun reveals a muddy corpse, a heaven sent (literally and metaphorically) opportunity for Detective Inspector Clout to fit the crime to a local mafia boss. This is a daveshortstory time to intrigue and entertain the commuter between stations.
How Rich is Henry?
Price: Free! Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story designed to entertain the commuter to or from work. Can the love between Mel and Henry survive the legacy that has made him rich? Will Henry permit Mel to drown herself in his stream? Will love find a solution? A romantic cliff-hanger.
Jenni Button's Journey Home
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When tragedy befalls a little girl, she must embark on a journey of life and death.
Confessions of a Middle-Aged White Man
Price: Free! Words: 8,040. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
He's a cynical, bitter, tiresome man with outrageous stubbornness. A man you would be ashamed to know... too bad he's likely your father.
Australia
Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: Australian English. Published: November 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Australia is a short story of historical fiction, written as a way to capture the harsh environment of the Australian Outback. It tells the story of Thomas and his family living on their farm in the year 1920 when Queensland was hit by an unrelenting drought followed by flash flooding.
Raghavee: The Immoral Housekeeper
Price: Free! Words: 14,750. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this novella there are echoes of Thomas Hardy's Tess of the d'Urbervilles and Far from the Madding Crowd. The setting is rural and in a sense it is also idyllic. The daughter of an Indian shop keeper is pursued by an eccentric suitor. An unexpected turn of events results in the daughter becoming the suitors house keeper.
3 stories/ 4 poems
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Three stories and four poems about the irregular rhythms that control our lives.

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