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Triple Vision
Price: Free! Words: 41,140. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012 by The Wessex Collective. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Triple Vision is the perfect title for this collection. The author sees life through the eyes of a philosopher, a painter, a poet... these stories will challenge you intellectually, stimulate you emotionally and delight all your senses.
Quick Reads: The Librarian's Tale
Price: Free! Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A fortuitous discovery in the library solves a longstanding small town mystery.
From Lookout
Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Short Fiction. In this oblique psychological study, a woman contemplates her ruined life somewhere in the mountains of Appalachia. Fragmented thoughts bring a contemporary rhythm to her narrative voice (at once stark and lyrical) as she leaves home, making her way toward an altogether darker place.
The Lily
Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
After a car accident a woman visits her seriously injured daughter in hospital.
De lelie
Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: Dutch. Published: May 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Na een verkeersongeval bezoekt een vrouw haar zwaargewonde dochter in het ziekenhuis.
Quick Reads: The Night Train
Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A hobo determines to leave the life on the night train heading south.
The Chicken Whisperer
Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012 by 5minutefiction.co.uk. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story regarding one special boy and his affinity with nature.
Wendal, His Cat, and the Progress of Man
Price: Free! Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
V.Campudoni's 1994 illustrated novel of darkness, redemption, and a little lost cat.
American Compromise
Price: Free! Words: 66,880. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Steven Matthews is a middle-aged man working a job that he doesn't mind. He lives a content life until a young twenty-something year-old boy, Mathew, comes and mucks it all up as he tries to get Steven to follow his past dreams. After pushing him outside of his comfort zone (Ohio), Mathew and Steven end up on the other side of the country with only one way to get back home.
Dinkle Dorkle And Other Nut Cases
Price: Free! Words: 890. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
These 30 short poems were first published on Twitter as a part of the #twitpoem project. Each poem is 140 characters or less. Allen Taylor's wacky, whimsical sense of humor comes through in these short lyrical verses. You won't be able to get enough.
Ulla Sundström et autres nouvelles
Price: Free! Words: 19,980. Language: French. Published: April 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ce sont sept nouvelles originales, rédigées dans une écriture de qualité, que nous offre Bernard VIALLET au travers de ce très joli recueil. Plein d’humour, ces textes se rejoignent dans la critique de la société contemporaine en abordant notamment les thèmes de la télévision réalité, du sexe roi, de la jeunesse sans valeurs, et du droit d’auteur.
Twisted Together
You set the price! Words: 21,170. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Twisted Together captures those odd moments when we discover that a close friend, a stranger, a loved one, a neighbor, someone we thought we knew, or even we ourselves are not who we thought and can never be again. These seventeen pieces of short and flash fiction visit twisted and sometimes humorous perspectives on relationships of all kinds.
The Family Reunion: A Fictional Family Portrait of Not-So-Real Family Members
Price: Free! Words: 13,650. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012 by Hidden Brook Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Family Reunion has been described as the Walton family meets Stephen Leacock. It is a collection of vignettes and character sketches woven together around a family reunion. Put your feet up and be ready to chuckle – A light read for the whole family.
The Howling Winds
Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Horror » General
(3.83 from 6 reviews)
...'the moon darkened...time bled...the grains of a forgotten world'...
Four-Way Stop
Price: Free! Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
970 words. A man's choices lead him to four red lights in the middle of nowhere, where he is haunted by a ghost of his past.
Metamorphosis of Me
Price: Free! Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A reclusive man may be flubbing his reentry into society.
Subvision
Price: Free! Words: 56,570. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Scherzo Trepan's journey to the underworld begins each morning on the banks of a river. A rusted fridge is his elevator and to the sweat and heat of an incinerator plant he travels. Until one day he wakes up in a hospital to the sight of aliens landing and the sound of a snapped on rubber glove.
Imbroglio
Price: Free! Words: 55,170. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Life manifests as an ovegrown, petulant baby, whilst melancholy flirts dangerously with an identity crisis.
The Roaming Mortician
Price: Free! Words: 7,800. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Washed up and wasted, punk's poster-boy, Slade Mortimer, is on his last leg. Running from everyone and everything he ever knew, Slade descends on Moonsock, a small town in west Tennessee, desperately seeking an inheritance and a chance at a new life.
El Aguila
Price: Free! Words: 42,270. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The cafeteros in Colombia get forced into growing coca after the bottom drops out of the coffee market. The guerrillas get involved and then all hell breaks loose when the military gets wind of it and tries to force them out. It is told from the eyes of a nineteen-year-old girl who hires a coyote to bring her across the Arizona border after her entire town and family are decimated by bloodshed.