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My Punk Rock Mom
Price: Free! Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A bitter orphan girl finds both love and her own humanity with her larger-than-life adopted mother.
Before Paris
Price: Free! Words: 7,150. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015 by velvetmorningpress. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Before the lives of four strangers collided in Paris, there was one young man. Before Paris, a prequel to the novel Paris, Rue des Martyrs, tells the story of how Rafael, son of an emerald broker in Colombia, found his way to the City of Light. One fateful and dangerous night in emerald territory, he learns his father was carrying a secret. And the key to unlock it can only be found in Paris.
Involution & Evolution
Price: Free! Words: 100,530. Language: British English. Published: April 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A unique read, 'Involution & Evolution' is a modern day epic poem, with a message of peace in a time of war.
PRAYER - TALE OF THE TAIL
Price: Free! Words: 700. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The story about an ant who wrote a prayer.
Ambi & Anspi and Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015 by Philistine Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Six startling stories by Lochlan Bloom, blending everyday life with horror, suspense and a touch of Kafka.
Deeper Down The Hole
Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When Lyle's young daughter is wounded in a hit and run accident he must decide which means more to him, his child or the bottle.
The Remote Islands
Price: Free! Words: 38,250. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Thirty-one love letters from an air disaster survivor to his wife reveal a modern-day reachable utopia.
VIRGINITY - STIRRED BUT NOT SHAKEN
Price: Free! Words: 400. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The following is based on a true story. Some of the dialogues might be inappropriate for certain readers. Reader discretion is advised.
William Shakespeare's "Measure for Measure": A Retelling in Prose
Price: Free! Words: 37,730. Language: American English. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's problem play "Measure for Measure." People who read this version first will find it much easier to understand the language of the original play.
Blue Lion
Price: Free! Words: 14,660. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: March 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Blue Lion is a collections of interconnecting flash fictions written in 2014 by Raymond Sexton.
Tar Bubbbles (Sister Denunciation)
Price: Free! Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Want to play some Bubbles? Maybe not. You might call this Crunchy Croissants .5, an outside-in look at people and influences affecting 8 year old Kiki's Strand's attempts at corporate clubbing. A parallel, almost at times touching, approach to Crunchy Croissants. Don't attempt to eat anything, but nothing really worse going on here than bad pizza.
Fly Whither, Finch
Price: Free! Words: 17,500. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A man who grew up Catholic in mostly Baptist Oklahoma recalls the misadventures of his youth and then must come to grips with the old neighborhood falling to Urban Renewal and "progress." Coming of age, dry wit, drama and humor.
The Schrodinger Solution
You set the price! Words: 64,430. Language: British English. Published: March 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Samantha Griffen is a scientist investigating strange anomalies in the laboratory where she works for Thorne Industries. She hires an intern who she fears may be spying on her work for her employer. The strange occurrences start to gain in significance and impact globally, threatening the destruction of life, the Earth, and even the universe. Can Samantha find the Schrodinger Solution in time?
Neon Literary Magazine #40
Price: Free! Words: 12,400. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
This issue’s authors are Sean Markey, Laura McKee, Sam Kolinski, Paul Clyne, Ruth Brandt, Flavian Mark Lupinetti, Mack Gelber, Jenny Blackford, Kate Wisel, and Paul French. Sarah Katharina Kayß (issue thirty-six) also returns with another excellent cover image.
Journeys from the Viewing Pool
You set the price! Words: 100,680. Language: American English. Published: March 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Kirkus Reviews wrote: “A strange, fascinating trip through many lives via one adventurer.” It’s a story of the human experience. Yet, the voice of the protagonist isn’t simply that of a man’s or a woman’s life story, it’s the voice of Noadiah, a solitary soul. With the help of his mentor, Tobias, they spend an evening reliving the lives that has caused him to hide the Journeys in a shuttered room.
Life in Short
Price: Free! Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
a collection of 2 poems and a short story showing our life as it is
Black-Naped Oriole in Hokkaido Snow
Price: Free! Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After a tsunami has taken his daughter and leukemia his wife, Yasahiro Kobayashi goes to the mountains of Hokkaido to commit seppuku, but not before he rescues an old man from several delinquents. "Black-Naped Oriole in Hokkaido Snow" is a story of a man grabbling with love and lost, and life and death.
خواطر و نصوص
Price: Free! Words: 8,750. Language: Arabic. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
خواطر و نصوص ، مجموعة من الكتابات في أوقات متباعدة و أحوال متباينة.
Intimates: A Journey Towards Sacred Sexuality
Price: Free! Words: 60,920. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the near future, a group of young people start on their erotic, sacred sexuality journey of Courting, Coupling, Communing, Intimates ... then “beyond imagining.” They get The Shot so they do not have to worry about pregnancy, only enjoy themselves until...until they have to move into relationship, then family building, then the exploration of what it means when two become intimate.
A Sky Of Coal
Price: Free! Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
A Sky Of Coal is a short story by Raymond Sexton, written in 2014, Dublin, Ireland.