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Vida de Costas Voltadas by Quita Miguel
Price: Free! Words: 2,980. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Vive sem viver, esquecida de si, enquanto os dias se repetem privados de emoção, numa rotina gasta. Só o filho a impede de desistir por completo e motivada pelo brilho daquele pequeno olhar decide mudar. Porém, de imediato, a vida lhe prega mais uma rasteira: o contrato de trabalho não será renovado. Se a vida lhe quer voltar as costas, então também ela lhe virará as suas.
The Ugly Flu by Ranin Qarada
Price: Free! Words: 380. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Have you ever heard of flash fiction? No? You need to read this flash story to know. It's a flash story about a young boy who laments the death of his mother
The Mannequins Are More Real Than You by James Knight
Price: Free! Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Sometimes the mannequins get behind my eyes I feel them tugging the strings of my nerves playing with my mechanisms They make themselves at home in the lumber room of my skull James Knight's latest collection of poems and prose poems takes the reader to the other side of the mirror, where the Bird King reigns and mannequins are more real than people.
Fear by Daniel Devine
Price: Free! Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
When Nikal saves a small, starving girl he finds outside after curfew, he inadvertently dooms his own brother who is blamed for his actions. Racked with guilt, he knows that he must make amends, but no one in his family agrees. Only Mirka, the child he saved. How can two children hope to stop their oppressors? Perhaps the two children are not as alone as they think.
Resurgam Magazine - March 2016 by Rising Litera
Price: Free! Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Theme for the March month is "Rang De Zindagi" The word "Resurgam" lives the same spirit, 'to rise again', no matter what you have gone through and no matter where you have been thrown. It inspires you to stand tall against all odds, in all difficult circumstances and at all point of time.
You Holy Screaming Symphony by J. C. Dorian
You set the price! Words: 18,410. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"You Holy Screaming Symphony" is immersed in the mysteries of the human dilemma where life and death, confinement and redemption, and good and evil guide a young man on his journey towards identity.
Fate Says by JAWD
Price: Free! Words: 13,910. Language: British English. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Fate Says is a book that starts out weird, gets even weirder, calms down for a small while, then shoots right back up the scale like a rocket into space.
No Hiding Place by Alex Clermont
Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
In the maternity ward of a Brooklyn, New York City hospital immigrant parents hold on to their newborn child and wonder about the life he'll lead. As new arrivals from Haiti and the Dominican Republic, they try to understand what awaits their infant son based on their past. Through memories we're taken on a fast-paced journey within personal stories and a political history seldom talked about.
White Shirt and Other Stories by Andrew Goldspink
Price: Free! Words: 16,040. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
A man overcomes depression when he falls for a Vogue writer; an artificially intelligent CG model of Emma Watson changes a middle-aged man's career; a 16-year-old girl ruminates on her experience of life, and two princesses who were once best friends wage war in an attempt to drive each other's biscuit companies out of business.
We'll Always Have Tea & Other Stories by Rajendra Shepherd
You set the price! Words: 8,140. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Three stories linked by their plumbing the depths of life in all its chaos, glory and intrigue. 'We'll always have tea' is about an elderly couple whose lives are linked by their love of tea. This is a meditation on love and how it endures in the lives of Derek and Deirdre, despite Deirdre having died a few years ago. Other stories are 'Of Thosalus born' and 'The Maenad's touch'.
The Phantom Coal Chute by Richards Hall
Price: Free! Words: 8,160. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Two orphans growing up on the opposite sides of the fence, exploring the caves of Mt. Bossche Bol, come face to pocket with what makes the continuum tick.
Disrupted by Eric Feka
Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016 by Hercules Bantas. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Urban(3.00 from 1 review)
Metho and his motley crew were having a hard time of it. Business was down, and no one could figure out why. It was as if all their customers had suddenly sworn off recreational drug use and turned to living virtuous lives. Thankfully, one of the gang was smarter than your average thug and worked out that it was all the internet's fault. Now all they had to do was figure out how to fight back.
The Gillie Shoes Trilogy: Gillie Shoes, Just A House and After Time Ended by JAWD
Price: Free! Words: 17,080. Language: British English. Published: February 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Declan is a ballet dancer, and Mairead is a Highland dancer. You know how they meet? Her falling on her arse right in front of him.
The Fallen Footwear by Jeremy Bursey
Price: Free! Words: 19,150. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Love is many things. But when it's caught in a vicious dating cycle, it can become both exciting and painful. Eventually it finds its stride, and the couple who experiences it will develop a lasting harmony. But until that's found, love ends up in a washing machine, tossing and turning until it either cleanses or fades. This is the story of Gary's wash cycle with Nikki, the girl of his dreams.
The Death Of The Motherless Kitten by Huang Kaishan
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016 by Neon Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(2.50 from 2 reviews)
Huang Kaishan's haunting story "The Death Of The Motherless Kitten" first appeared in issue thirty-eight of Neon, all the way back in 2014. In that year, it was one of our Pushcart Prize nominations. In it, a hapless narrator tells and retells a story about seeing a lost kitten by the side of the road.
Burgeoning Blossoms - Sprout by Mofesola Paul Banjo
Price: Free! Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
You're going to love the diversity of this book's content! The Burgeoning Blossoms series (don’t mind the name), is a collection of carefully crafted literary works – writings, poems, short stories, and other pretty things; a compilation of intelligent stories, fiction, poems and freestyle that would leave you wondering, smiling, inspired or doing all at the same time!