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The First Thing He Noticed Was Her Legs by Ash Sanborn
Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(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.
The Burning Bride by Benjamin Parsons
Price: Free! Words: 20,350. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » General
When Silas returns to visit his wife's grave, he finds she's still alive, pretending to be someone else. But has he re-found his old love… or discovered a new? A gentle romantic comedy about love, loss and hope.
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. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A book of poems and short fiction focused on the small spaces between important actions and relationships, void sutras.
Unzip and Other Compact Stories by Tommy Dakar
Price: Free! Words: 23,480. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A new collection of short stories by Tommy Dakar. From humour to intrigue, from irony to philosophy, each piece has been carefully constructed to perform its task.
Fox in the Hen House by Mary E. Lowd
Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fairy tales(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Can a fox kit be raised by a mother hen? Originally published in Dancing in the Moonlight: Rainfurrest 2013 Charity Anthology.
The Middle-Aged Man and the Sea by Christopher Meeks
You set the price! Words: 44,350. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
In 13 stories, Christopher Meeks balances tragedy and wit. As novelist David Scott Milton explains, "In this collection, Christopher Meeks examines the small heartbreaks of quiet despair that are so much a part of all our lives. He does it in language that is resonant, poetic, and precise.... If you like Raymond Carver, you'll love Meeks. He may be as good--or better."
Wish World by Tom Lichtenberg
Price: Free! Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary(3.00 from 1 review)
We all have dreams. We pray, hope, buy lottery tickets and wish on falling stars. We know this isn't the most practical way to get things done, but we want to believe. Suppose the world really did work like this, a world where everyone was guaranteed to have at least one of their wishes granted in their lifetime and their life would instantly change, but would it be for better or for worse?
The Diner (A Short Story) by Craig A. Hart
Price: Free! Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
On a rainy night in 1934, a man stops at a lonely diner along Route 12 in Michigan. This unsettling literary short story examines and contrasts the innocent and jaded, the old and new, and the circle of life.
R-Azul: La batalla inevitable by Jorge Luis Pereyra
Price: Free! Words: 55,360. Language: Spanish. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Primera novela de ciencia ficción que aborda la problemática del agua a nivel mundial. Su historia se desplega en un lugar no muy lejano, el planeta Tierra del año 2067. La escasez de agua obliga a distintos países a entrar en una pugna que parece irremediable. Acompaña al Coronel Zúñiga y a sus inesperados camaradas en esta increíble historia llena de aventuras y sorpresas.
Amantia y Fanatia by Carmen Villamarín
Price: Free! Words: 40,450. Language: Spanish. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
El aspirante alquimista se acerca con humildad a ella, libre de egoísmo, por la belleza misma de la búsqueda. Así, aprende el oficio de la composición total, aplicando las artes alquímicas, transforma todo lo que compone su mundo en el oro de lo más noble que hay en sí mismo.
The Late Night Drink by jjabe779
You set the price! Words: 260. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(1.00 from 1 review)
This is a very vivid and vibrant story of a character waking up in the middle of the night aching for a glass of water and his journey towards getting it.
Bang by Shane Grey
Price: Free! Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.00 from 1 review)
Violet is the lone survivor of a school shooting, she retells her story to a detective. Violet's story is both disturbing and shocking, but may just have shaped the future of the USA. Bonus Story also included: The Night one-ten conquered two-eighty. Shane Grey's first short story, based on a true story.
Como bestias acorraladas by Mario Carrasco Teja
Series: Monstruos y bichos raros. Price: Free! Words: 4,640. Language: Spanish. Published: December 25, 2013 by Hombre Orquesta. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature
Dos topógrafos son contratados para calcular las dimensiones de un paraje que medio centenar de vacas se resiste a abandonar. En este cuento laberíntico, ambientado en un entorno campirano, el lector descubrirá entre líneas referencias tanto al mito de la torre de Babel como a la teogonía mexica sobre el autosacrificio para propiciar el nacimiento del quinto sol.
All Things Visible and Invisible by PC Donan
Price: Free! Words: 20,910. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
LT Bayan meets Julie Earharth at a party and instantly falls in love with her. A few months later they marry and she gets pregnant. He deploys to Afghanistan where things did not go so well during his first mission. He goes home for the birth of his child and his nightmare begins to surface. When he returns to Afghanistan to finish his deployment, he begins to fall apart.