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Twilight Breakout
Price: Free! Words: 47,260. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What happens to a hard boiled, less than upstanding young man when he finds out that his own demise has become seemingly imminent? Twilight Breakout follows Johnny Lynch on his gut wrenching journey from South Florida to Spain as he comes to terms with his own mortality.
Anthology Complex
Price: Free! Words: 74,760. Language: American English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An individual who is physically unsubscribed to the world attempts to understand what it means to be human.
Neon Literary Magazine #35
Series: Neon Literary Magazine. Price: Free! Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Issue 35 of Neon features the work of Jenny Gray, Jack Brodie, Noel Sloboda, Sarah Greenfield Clark, Nicole Cloutier, Derek Adams, Deborah Sellers, and Annette Volfing. The cover image is by Imran Khan.
Popcorn, Lollipops, and Porn
Price: Free! Words: 8,490. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A private detective chases a burglar onto the midnight streets of Boston and discovers the oddest artist he's ever seen. Terrified that her secret identity will wreck her real life, the artist can't imagine the havoc Mike's about to cause. A short story containing no porn whatsoever, the title refers to a comment made by one of the story's three compelling main characters.
High Heels, With a Touch of Prufrock
Series: Short Stories, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
I wrote this short story during the summer of 1992. It helped me flesh out a couple of characters in my first novel, The Escape of Bobby Ray Hammer, which I was writing at the time. I wrote it one Saturday evening, and the next afternoon, I read it to a rather large writing class. Our instructor loved it, and the class, mostly women, gave it a loud round of applause, something unheard of.
Hello, Emptiness
Series: Diamonds, #8. Price: Free! Words: 3,770. Language: British English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
The sound of breaking glass wakes Colin and brings him downstairs, where he discovers a boy called Joe. Then the boy begins telling the story of what has brought him there that night, and Colin realises how much he has in common with the painfully lost young man and how sometimes we can find help from the least likely person in the least likely of circumstances.
Party Favors
Price: Free! Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.00 from 1 review)
You're invited to attend the dinner party where Jacqueline Bouvier and Senator John F. Kennedy were first introduced by mutual friends. Experience the quiet exhiliration, the instant chemistry, and the nagging doubts that Miss Bouvier experienced, and find out what stubmling blocks almost kept them from becoming America's most iconic couple.
Captured Words and Deeds
Price: Free! Words: 78,050. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Answering machines facilitate the relationship between guitarist Phil Gideon and writer Julia Penn, but more binding are the premature deaths of their famous parents. Stumbling through adulthood, Phil and Julia learn brutal truths about their families, shattering long-held myths. Becoming parents, they face ghosts from the past while chasing their artistic dreams.
Alex and The Gruff (A Tale of Horror)
Price: Free! Words: 96,280. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the tale of a polite and well-mannered boy named Alex who; after being abducted, develops an incredible bond with an angry and foul mouthed doll called The Gruff who teaches young Alex how to find his voice.
Four Ties Lit Review Summer 2013 The Work Issue
Price: Free! Words: 20,790. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Four Ties Lit Review Summer 2013 “The Work Issue” is a collection of the best works submitted to the magazine for its Summer 2013 issue. It features Poetry, Fiction, Non-Fiction and Photographic Art from 25 different authors and artists including work from poet Paul Sacksteder, authors Erin F Robinson, and Nicki Blackwell as well as art from Greg Glau.
New Shoes Old Tears
Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A quick but emotional story about a little boy with a terrible home life that was more of a burden than his little shoulders could handle.
St. Somewhere Journal, July 2013
Price: Free! Words: 36,780. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013 by St. Somewhere Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American
St. Somewhere Journal is a quarterly literary journal with a Caribbean focus.
The Scribe -- Summer 2013
Price: Free! Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The St. Louis Writers Guild presents The Scribe: Literary publication for writers, by writers
Open Your Heart to Chance: a Golden collection
Price: Free! Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Inspirational
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Four poignant (very) short tales about life lost, hope regained, and that special bond between humans and their canine companions.
Everything to Nothing
Price: Free! Words: 158,790. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
For those who enjoy a contemporary novel which contains stark contrasts then Everything to Nothing is a book you will relish and then recommend to friends and family!
Diva Nudea's Gatsby
Price: Free! Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A mysterious woman and her nursing home friends take a liking to a college boy working as a janitor.
La piccola zingara
Price: Free! Words: 660. Language: Italian. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Un breve racconto: la storia di una bambina nomade e della sua bambola.
Josephine Stein
Price: Free! Words: 182,500. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
You'll join Josephine as she writes and experiences life as a bestselling author in the Big Apple, successfully charged in authoring and being a Sex in the City type, but perhaps like all famous-writers she hides a secret of which she was born with. Read and find-out will it be discovered. It's a mystic mystery, one that will pit author against powers of deep-conscious and mind-power...
SpinTrap: The Lonely City
Price: Free! Words: 65,210. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Kal is a man out of his time, out of his depth and - literally - out of his mind.
Breathe
Price: Free! Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
Breathe is a tale of two friends who share a common, yet devastating bond. Becca, healing from her own emotional and physical wounds, tries to help her friend Emily who suffers from abuse at the hand of her mother.