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Before the sun goes down
Price: Free! Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Austen is a budding journalist. Landon is a spoiled rich kid. They've known each other all their lives and each has presumed much about the other. It's only when they share a car ride back to Alabama that they are obliged to really get to know each other. But is it already too late to become friends...or something more?
Tyrump Takes Texas
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Screenplays » Thriller
"Tyrump Takes Texas" is excerpted from Tony Christini's novel Empire All In, by Badak Merah press. President Donbo King Tyrump has risen to power. Tyrump decides that Texans can't be trusted to control all their oil and gas, their fossil fuel pipelines, and far more than their fair share of warm weather! Violence and chaos erupt as Tyrump invades Texas.
Ninja Angel
Series: Angel Cats. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2017 by Bluetrix Books. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
To the casual observer, sisters Zuiko and Akira Oshiro apparently run the AKZ dojo. But the karatekas who study there know the true ruler of the domain: Ninja. When troubles beset one of the blackbelts, the fearless feline intervenes to help find a solution.
Als sneeuw voor de zon
Price: Free! Words: 750. Language: Dutch. Published: January 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Essay » Literature
Eva mijmert graag over vroeger, vooral als buiten de sneeuwvlokken naar beneden vallen en de dagen korter worden. Maar Eva heeft een geheim.
Defesa Contra As Artes Das Trevas - 1° Ano RH
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
DCAN 1° Ano RealHogwarts Leonardo.
Life Imitated
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
At twenty-three years old Asher was well on his way to being number one on the golf circuit when suddenly a careless drunk driver hit him, leaving him unable to move. Without use of his limbs there was no way he'd swing a golf club again and without that he was no one.
Cohabitation
Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
COHABITATION, a short story involving the vagaries of couples living together. The author's advice: "Never marry – wives are the definition of never-ending need and expense and, most costly of all, heartache.")
I Walk My Dog Every Morning
Price: Free! Words: 12,690. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
While walking his dog one morning, an auto mechanic is approached by an intriguing stranger who makes a surprising request. He chooses to try to fulfill this request, a decision that complicates his life in unexpected ways.
Pilot
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 11,930. Language: American English. Published: January 10, 2017 by Robin Wyatt Dunn. Categories: Fiction » Transgressional fiction, Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is not America or Europe but a toroid; because geometry is a drug. Sit down and listen to our tale of Vărzăreştii Noi:
Alcohol is Good for Me
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A very short story about a man who is massively self-deluded.
Doktor Dejavü (hekayə)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,060. Language: Azerbaijani (North Azeri, Latin script). Published: January 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Urban
Kitab çətin və ziddiyyətli xarakterli insanların düşdükləri çıxılmaz vəziyyətdə keçirdikləri hisslər barədə bir hekayədən ibarətdir.
A Man
Price: Free! Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Sam is a labourer, and like most working men, he doesn’t like to talk that much. If he does, it’s shouting instructions on the job or talking shit with his mates about sport, cars, women and dirty jokes. But there’s a lot going on in Sam’s head - about his job, his girlfriend, and his stagnant life - that he doesn’t share with anyone.
Moncho
Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: Spanish. Published: January 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Alguien escribió una vez: "hasta que no hayas amado a un animal, una parte de tu alma permanecerá dormida", y Carmen Belén pudo sentir que una parte de su alma se había marchado con, Moncho, su perro.
A Story With Too Much Detail
Price: Free! Words: 470. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Ever wanted to read something that has way too much detail, but not have enough time to read sci-fi? Well here you go! This story has absolutely no story and the only reason for its existence was to see how much detail I could cram into something, and this is what was spat out. Enjoy!
Fábula Cero
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 7,990. Language: Spanish. Published: January 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Casi todos los dioses del Universo han caído; sólo quedan dos. La batalla final será entre Arcadia y el Arconte, en un planeta desolado. Viejas y nuevas narrativas se entrelazan en este cuento, premiado en 2007 en el certamen "La Revelación", de Ediciones Evohé.
Going New Wave -- a short story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2017 by Studio Z-7 Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Alternative history
It’s the early 1980s. A small-time rock band plays the dive bars and dreams of bigger and better things. A young dude who writes lyrics, posts flyers and sends out publicity packets for the band gives his perspective from behind the scenes as the group deals with drunken audiences, records an album, changes musical format to new wave, and brings in an ambitious female singer.
Right of Way
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Jim lives in fear of his neighbors. His daughter Annie lives in fear of him. His wife Linda tries to protect them both. But when Jim's paranoia turns violent, how long can Linda cover for him without taking herself and Annie down with him?
One of the Fourteen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Dr. Francis Dexter arrives in London intending to atone for wrongs committed by his former self, Herbert West. A chance meeting in a pub leads to disturbing revelations by a veteran of the Great War, and forces Dexter to relive a terrible journey in the black region between death and life. (Herbert West Series supplement 4)
A Visit to Luxor
Price: Free! Words: 7,240. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Reformed necromancer Francis Dexter (formerly known as Herbert West) and his servant Andre Boudreau visit Luxor, Egypt in the year 1935. A climb up el-Qurn, the sacred mountain behind the Valley of the Kings, leads to an encounter with bandits, and with one who "was of the old native blood and looked like a Pharaoh." (Herbert West Series supplement 3)
From the Annexe: An Untold Tale
Price: Free! Words: 5,850. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Miskatonic University librarian Charles Milburn was Herbert West's assistant and closest friend. He has already revealed much about their association in The Friendship of Mortals. But not everything. This is the part he left out. (Herbert West Series supplement 2)