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De werkster
By Aglaia Bouma
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: Dutch. Published: March 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Een werkster vindt overal briefjes met eigenaardige verzoeken...
Time Frame
By William C. Morley
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014 by Western Grebe Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When the narrator strolls the dock at the yacht club he finds himself in a situation more weird than he could ever have imagined. Nor could he have imagined it would involve a long-time friend and cause him to tell lies to cancel a dinner date. The reader will have much to ponder. For a long time.
Little Rooms
By James Lewelling
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 39,590. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014 by Robin Wyatt Dunn. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Welcome to the nondescript living room of Parson and Mary Smith. Their neighbor Jack has stopped by for yet another long evening of “hooch drinking and light, mutually-confessional chat.” This is the universe of Little Rooms, James Lewelling’s absurd, fabular, darkly comic, and low rent Book of the Dead, a story of what can happen “when the hooch runs out.”
Paths of Young Men
By Matthew Chase Stroud
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 79,480. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Michael Corbin is awoken by the sound of his own screaming most nights--the thoughts of his past torturing him without relent. Adding to his tensions, his mother has just passed and he cannot remember the last time he communicated with either of his brothers.
The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock: A Modern Reimagining
By Sarah Daltry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,520. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An experimental novella reimagining the main figure of TS Eliot's classic poem of memory, hopelessness, and loss in a contemporary setting. Approximately 20k words. "No one wants to hear a lonely middle aged man talk about cities or memory. No one wants to know that the world exists in a kaleidoscope of colors. For one man, indigo is life, and he does not have time for the man for whom yellow is.
Sketches of Ron Gosip and Others
By Kip Larcen
Price: Free! Words: 13,440. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
This thought provoking collection of flash fiction by one author includes twenty-five short stories.
Sick Boy
By Dan DeVeronica
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,410. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Dave is in his mid twenties and has been diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor. Foregoing a cure he goes on a journey that has him quickly chasing the darkest corners of the American Dream, trying to find himself, and maybe save a few people along the way.
Журналюги
By Сергей Аман
Price: Free! Words: 48,020. Language: Russian. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Сергей Аман почти сорок лет в журналистике. Из них более десяти он отработал в одном из самых популярных периодических изданий Москвы. Многие события, происходившие на его глазах, и легли в основу романа "Журналюги". Однако действительные события переплелись в романе с самым откровенным, почти фарсовым, вымыслом. Тем более что это скорее не "профессиональный" роман, а любовная история...
Finding the Unseen
By Taj63622
Price: Free! Words: 92,090. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An inspiring narrative to the social and political uprising of the new Bangladesh.
Сирень под пеплом
By Сергей Аман
Price: Free! Words: 17,230. Language: Russian. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
В этом сборнике «Сирень под пеплом» вы прочитаете стихи, тексты песен и необычную прозу автора. Для Сергея Амана главное - понять и выразить самого себя, со всеми своими нюансами мироощущения. Он поэт не броский, но очень тонкий, и читать его лучше медленно: тогда появится возможность вместе с автором услышать загадочную музыку нашей трудной эпохи.
Lucid Dreaming - March 2014
By Darryl Wood
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
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 March issue includes, "The Green Room,” where a group of actors rebel during a performance and “An Octopus Swimming the Worst Ocean,” where a man remembers what it is truly important to him.
The Painted Man
By Charlotte Unsworth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,850. Language: British English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When does body art change from being self-expression, to becoming self-deception? Toby has a normal job, a normal day, a normal life. So why does he daw so much attention from everyone around him?
Notes from the Cafe
By R.F Georgy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,650. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the tradition of Dostoevsky's Notes from the Underground, Notes from the Cafe is a powerful intellectual indictment against the information age. R.F. Georgy offers us a chilling commentary on an age that is drowning in information. We live in an age where experts and specialists have become the prophets of our time, actors and sports players are mythological heroes, and mediocrity is our virtue
В садах судьбы
By Сергей Аман
Price: Free! Words: 4,980. Language: Russian. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Это первая книга поэта и барда Сергея Амана. В ней собраны стихи и тексты песен, написанные за последние двадцать лет. Фазиль Искандер, рекомендуя его в Союз писателей, отметил сложность его творческой судьбы. Раньше его читали только друзья и профессионалы-литераторы. Сегодня поэтический сборник выходит на суд читающей публики.
What's Cookin'?
By Melissa Field
Price: Free! Words: 810. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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This came from a short writing prompt. The idea was to write a scene showing a man and a woman arguing over the man’s friendship with a former girlfriend. The girlfriend and the argument itself were not allowed to be mentioned.
Un Parapluie Voyageur
By Patrick Huet
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,250. Language: French. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Un parapluie voyageur, cela existe-t-il vraiment ? Perrine, une jeune fille de seize printemps, restait ébahie devant les dires de son aînée. « Ce parapluie a connu plus d'aventures que tu ne pourrais imaginer, il a même affronté un tigre mangeur d'hommes » A ce moment-là, Perrine ne se doutait pas que ce fameux parapluie allait lui apportait une surprise dont elle se serait bien passée.
Wicked Temper
By Randy Thornhorn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,960. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Hitch a wild-ass ride with two runaway teens—-the runty but tough preacher's girl Tizzy Polk and her punk boyfriend Matthew. They might think they are Bonnie and Clyde, but they might also race headlong into an evil far greater than their own. They may come to see things darkly different and seldom seen on that bewitched mountain known below as Riddle Top. A rockabilly heart of darkness.
The Justice Women: A Novel Of Life In Detroit's Black Bottom
By Dara Harper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,690. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Lucille is alone in the slums of Detroit’s Black Bottom in the 1941. Her official title is “midwife,” but mothers come to her for abortions because no woman has lost her life in Lucille's hands. She meets a Polish immigrant who works in the world’s oldest profession and a drifter who challenges racial and gender norms. During the 1943 race riots, a remarkable event brings Lucille closer to love.
Shedding Skin
By Thea Atkinson
Price: Free! Words: 12,060. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
How can a woman escape her routine if she's mired in it Roseanna's mother is fond of telling her that if it hadn't been for the Halifax Explosion, she would never have been born. With every Sunday visit, Roseanna realizes her regular routine is becoming unnerving. She thinks of her grandmother, destined for the nunnery when the Explosion occurred and freed her from a sure life of routine.
The Ocean in Bits
By Thea Atkinson
Price: Free! Words: 11,500. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Simone watched her lover of forty years chew a piece of meat too big for his mouth, and too tough for his gums and realized that she wished he'd choke.