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Artless
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Price: Free! Words: 83,900. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A ragtag group of young artists, painters, photographers, musicians and writers all collide in an abandoned building downtown with the idea to cobble together their own art gallery out of what little they have available. This book tells the beautiful failures of that idea.
A sensação
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Price: Free! Words: 9,040. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A sensação mostra os conflitos que Gustavo passa com Madeleine, em seu labirinto interior, fazendo parte da Trilogia de Sao Paulo, junto com As faces da Lua e O biscoito de Proust.
Of Wars & Weddings
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Price: Free! Words: 20,820. Language: American English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The United States is gone. Society has collapsed. But family still remains. Four siblings come together to celebrate a wedding. But it's not that simple; with family it never really is. There's hate. There's revenge. There's ambition. There's a thirst for conquest. Separated by distance and their ideals what will happen when they reunite?
Novel
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Price: Free! Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Contemporaries: mere shadows outlined by the drifting sun, or the serried lamps of constant neon.
Party Animals
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Price: Free! Words: 3,460. Language: Australian English. Published: January 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Since her son’s murder, Kerry Williams has been unwilling to connect with other people. Her anger rages behind a veneer of superficial pleasantries that she invokes in order to endure her daily existence with some grace. She has come to see her life as an earthly purgatory, and when she goes to an old acquaintance’s fiftieth birthday party, she feels she may be about to descend into hell.
A Bolt From The Blue
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You set the price! Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A compelling short story that will take you about ten minutes to read, ideal for the commute to work or a lunch break. Sometimes a bolt from the blue can throw an uneventful day in to a period of turmoil. Can the calm be restored if the past and the present can be reconciled? 2400 words.
Diario de 7 días y 7 gotas de agua
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Price: Free! Words: 12,680. Language: Spanish. Published: January 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Hoy he mirado dentro de un sueño. Es un buen ejercicio para discernir en mí los dos momentos. El sueño y el despertar. Es muy bueno para eso. También lo hago por diversión. He mirado dentro de un sueño y he aprendido cosas nuevas.”
Sirens
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Price: Free! Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
With his four year old daughter dead, Ulysses Albright realizes that his existence only makes his wife miserable. To save her, he must leave. Or perhaps destroy himself. And yet, Ulysses can’t end his life, so he takes a pilgrimage. This emotional short story considers the loss of a child, destruction of a marriage, and how some broken pieces aren’t meant to be put back together again.
Disneylândia
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Price: Free! Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Poverty and wealth collide in this story about a Rio taxi driver who struggles to fulfill his daughter's dreams.
Il sogno nel cielo - Storia sulla Terra, sul mare e su Marte
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Price: Free! Words: 140,640. Language: Italian. Published: January 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
L’antica storia prese piede dall’astruso piano di voler redigere un libro a mano, dal temperamento insensato e dal senso stemperato. Sotterrato una mattina, il manoscritto fu sottratto e viaggiò per terra, per mare e su Marte...
8 Inches of Fury
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Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
If you make it this far, if you're even a little curious, the question is, do you dare enter the cage and face. . .?
The Ageless
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Price: Free! Words: 8,870. Language: American English. Published: January 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
A disillusioned diplomat is lost between his morals in an Afghan town.
The Porter's Muse
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You set the price! Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Isabelle Lamberton loves her philandering father but loathes her long-suffering mother. Time blisters as the woman must care for the man who’d terrorized the City, killed her father, yet saved her life. “The Porter’s Muse” is a short story that tugs at the boundaries of difficult truths and a woman’s journey through these entanglements.
Ruminations on the Ontology of Morslity
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Price: Free! Words: 44,780. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The following novel is my graduate thesis. A philosophy teacher in Bangkok Thailand grieving the death of his wife during the uncertain times of political upheaval begins to write a philosophic treatise but dependent on drugs, alcohol, and hallucinations of his wife in the form of a gecko
The Bitter End
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Price: Free! Words: 6,650. Language: British English. Published: December 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A body has been washed up on the shore, and as he begins his journey to confirm whether it is that of his estranged father, Thomas reflects upon the misery that man brought into his life, and questions whether everyone would be better off if his father truly were dead. From indie story-teller Les Rolt comes a gripping tale exploring the scars that the past leave upon us.
Gambits Afoot (Riverside Tale)
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You set the price! Words: 27,610. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
26900 words. The Snip and Clip killer is running amok in Riverside and a criminal mastermind has his assassin tying up loose ends. The question though is who will win this game in the end.
The Jack
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Price: Free! Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A Vermont farmer helps his friend with unforeseen consequences. This is a short story of approximately 6000 words.
Gods of the Neon Age: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
During the Atomic Age and into the New Frontier, a boy and his mother drive aimlessly state to state in a stolen pickup truck, where they manage an existence on temporary jobs, spare dollars, and spare coins in the search of a home that they can one day call their own. As money and choices dwindle, the mother must choose between two paths that can bring a new life, or bring ruin upon them both.
The Interrupted Light #5
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Price: Free! Words: 780. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
There's a penny in everyone's head. It's their last string, their last hope. Take it and things could shred and rip at the world.
Conto Branco de Saudade
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Price: Free! Words: 15,900. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Como lidar com a dor da perda? Com a culpa? O branco que lhe impede de escrever pode vir do vício que tenta retomá-lo, da vida de que vem fugindo, da lembrança de seu fracasso, de toda forma de miséria que parece escolher para se punir. Revisitar o passado pode ser a única forma de escapar do ciclo, de buscar uma nova chance. Contanto que acredite merecer.