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Photographs
By Merel De Ver
Price: Free! Words: 790. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
A short piece exploring the life of a person through the mundane magic of photographs.
Riding the Drone
By S. A. Barton
Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
'Nobody gets blown up in the Air Force,' the legless Army vet who hung out in the public library all day used to tell him. Find out if that's true or not. "Riding the Drone" is a very short story of about 1150 words.
Innovate E-Magazine issue 1
By The Innovate Team
Series: Innovate, Book 1. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 19,450. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014 by The Wolfian Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
INNOVATE is a new literary and artistic e-magazine, devoted to bringing original and thought-provoking features from established and up-coming authors, authors and performers as well as establishing a new frontier with enhanced media.
On the Wings of Dreams
By Warwick Stubbs
Price: Free! Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
I needed a place to sleep. I could still run but I couldn’t run forever, and sooner or later these legs would no longer jump, no longer clamber and climb, and no longer hold up a torso exhausted from exertion. I tried to avoid the splashes of water slapping at my face as though I really was responsible for what had happened, and I really deserved this punishment that I was running from.
Navegador de historias: Treinta cuentos cortos y un prólogo desesperado
By Miguel Lozano
Price: Free! Words: 16,080. Language: Spanish. Published: February 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Los cuentos que aparecen en esta compilación son pequeñas y modestas tramas. En ellas aparecen parejas infieles, flores masacradas, perros surrealistas, renos comunistas, androides inteligentes, mandolinas mexicalenses y mundos donde el ruido está prohibido.
The First Thing He Noticed Was Her Legs
By Ash Sanborn
Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Torry Morales is a dance teacher whose legs must be amputated after she is in an auto accident with her fiance. Overwhelmed by what he sees as her bleak future, Torry’s fiance leaves her. A year later, she’s rolling around town, suspiciously joyful, even in trouble for being happy.
Peilis
By Kit Masters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,150. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Raw and relentless, "Peilis" tells the story of four teenagers who are bound by tragic fate. Kane Pritchard, promising eleven year old, down and out teen, fights for a community’s right to safety. The violent, thieving Smith brothers, rule the school by fear, they won’t stop until there is blood.
Crowning Glory
By Sherry Isaac
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,960. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A grieving grandmother roams the streets in search of absolution. Short Story.
The Green Lady
By Benjamin Parsons
Series: The Green Lady and Other Stories. Price: Free! Words: 12,720. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Comedy, mystery and the battle of the sexes… all set in a haunted castle! Armed with only cunning and charm, who will see it through the night when the ghostly Green Lady walks?
The Void Sutras
By Alexx Bollen
You set the price! Words: 14,550. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A book of poems and short fiction focused on the small spaces between important actions and relationships, void sutras.
River and City
By John Kramer
Series: Julius Gray, Book 3. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 14,680. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
River and City follows Antwan, the katana-wielding, weed-smoking sheriff of Rivertown, as he attempts to discover who has been trying to infiltrate his county and corrupt his citizens.
The Piper's Songs
By Nicholas Lim
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
A fable about how the Pied Pier found his tunes.
The Circle
By Kurt Manship
Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A man journeys alone into a wilderness seeking consolation and resolution.
1, 2, 3 Disappear
By Sharon Abimbola Salu
Price: Free! Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
On a routine trip to the market, a houseboy meets some visitors from out-of-town who change the course of his life.
The Camphor-Laurel Tree
By William Spiers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A childhood recollection of events surrounding an unusual tree that grew at the home of his grandparents.
Fox in the Hen House
By Mary E. Lowd
Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Can a fox kit be raised by a mother hen? Originally published in Dancing in the Moonlight: Rainfurrest 2013 Charity Anthology.
In a Cat's Eyes
By Mary E. Lowd
Price: Free! Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Collie pup can never comprehend the depth and mystery behind a Siamese cat's eyes.
Reef Line and The Gulf
By Tim W. Jackson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Jack and Joey are best buds . . . until they both fall for Chrissy. Then betrayal assumes a friend’s smile on a tropical island where friendship is fleeting and the truth depends on who’s telling the story. Also included: The Gulf. Who are you when the thing you’ve prepped for hits and you react in a way you despise? Two Tales From Blacktip Island by award-nominated novelist Tim W. Jackson.
Flood
By Tim W. Jackson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cyrus fled to Blacktip Island after betraying everyone he loved. Alone on his hilltop he found peace. Until his past came looking for him. Now he’s fighting off investigators and a flood of memories, trying to buy enough time to finish his boat and sail away. A Tale From Blacktip Island by award-nominated novelist Tim W. Jackson.
Snow, Rain and a Little Girl Flying
By Bill Rayburn
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A girl bounces through a rocky 11th year of her life, seeking succor and support from a mentor next door. Set in London.