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¿Respira, quién en el umbral? by Hernán Zamora
Price: Free! Words: 9,290. Language: Spanish. Published: April 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Latin American Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Hay instantes en el que un «Yo» no se reconoce. En los que somos extranjeros de nosotros mismos y deviene, dentro del quién que nos refugia, la imagen del monstruo: espectáculo del ser, ajeno y extraño, con el cual parece imposible conversación alguna. Es el instante de la conciencia de estar ante “aquellos seres”, contemplados, con avidez y tristeza, por el monstruo del doctor Frankenstein.
تغريدات الحياة : كلمات بين الواقع والخيال by د. مجاهد الشهري
Price: Free! Words: 3,450. Language: Arabic. Published: April 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
إنها تغريدات الحياة التي دوماً تجول بفكري تتنفّس تحت جلدي تترنّم بحروفي يوماً بعد يوم عن الحبّ عن الانفعال عن النجاح عن الانكسارعن الخيال عن الواقع وعن الحياة
Esteban corre by josé miguel navas, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: Spanish. Published: April 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Esteban corre, es un libro de muchos regresos al amante, el autor nos revela su dolor y el afán por creer en otro hombre, ajeno a todos busca en el poema su primera intimidad; para salvarse o simplemente seguir siendo víctima de la sociedad.
The Honeymoon by Uche Innocent
You set the price! Words: 4,660. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Honeymoon is a short story of a Nigerian soldier's encounter with terrorists on his wedding anniversary. It tells a story of love, terror and brutal revenge. It is set in Maiduguri, North-East of Nigeria.
Alms of Freedom by Richelle Renae
Series: Read Write Ponder, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors, Fiction » Literature » Literary
When a woman visits a foreign country for the first time and heads out to the bazaar to purchase a gift for her host family, the host's son joins her to act as interpreter. The boy teaches her enough common phrases to allow her to communicate with the vendors, and not get swindled, but it isn't until she trips over an old crone selling wishes, that she learns the most valuable lesson of all.
Het zilver van Niilantis by Jack Schlimazlnik
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: Dutch. Published: March 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Twee mannen raken verstrikt in het moeraswoud dat groeit waar ooit de legendarische stad Niilantis verzonk.
A White Crow by Richelle Renae
Series: Read Write Ponder, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 8,470. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Educational
Mac and Lisa are a young, recently engaged couple still working out the kinks of their new relationship and coming to terms with the challenges of living together in the big city. When Mac casually borrows the one item that Lisa attributes all her success to, both their lives are dramatically affected.
Athena's Eyes by Lee Edward McIlmoyle
You set the price! Words: 1,840. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man. A dog. A loss. A lifetime ago. When is love true, and can it be for someone other than another human being? And when you look into Athena’s eyes, do you see yourself?
Love and Other Maladies by Nina-Gai Till
Price: Free! Words: 9,280. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of short stories and essays revolving around the darkness of love, viewed from many angles: the self-love of a prostitute, a middle-aged woman who returns to an unhappy marriage after twenty years to nurse her dying husband, disillusion and gender betrayal under the elms of a prestigious university… but all is not lost, for there is beauty too, even in the darkest heart of love.
Mickie by Harold C. Jones
Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
It’s a coming of age moment for Herman and his friend Flynn. It’s a hot night, and they’re two young guys cruising in a borrowed car. When they come across the beautiful Mickie, a picture of American loveliness, old enough to get beer and everything, certain issues must be confronted. A short story of gay fiction by Harold C. Jones.
Lost in My World by Rob Powell
Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2017 by Little Acorn Publishing Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story. The story is based in an English hospital where David Polk is a patient. The story is written in the first person as David Polk, tells of his recent birthday when he has just turned fifteen and how his life has been put on hold since being taken into hospital. David's frustrations grow and his mischievous nature gets the better of him as he tires of the hospital routine.
Als sneeuw voor de zon by Raymond Zachariasse
Price: Free! Words: 750. Language: Dutch. Published: January 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Essay » Literature
Eva mijmert graag over vroeger, vooral als buiten de sneeuwvlokken naar beneden vallen en de dagen korter worden. Maar Eva heeft een geheim.
Cohabitation by Chassis Albuquerque
Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.00 from 1 review)
COHABITATION, a short story involving the vagaries of couples living together. The author's advice: "Never marry – wives are the definition of never-ending need and expense and, most costly of all, heartache.")
I Walk My Dog Every Morning by Drew Banton
Price: Free! Words: 12,690. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.00 from 1 review)
While walking his dog one morning, an auto mechanic is approached by an intriguing stranger who makes a surprising request. He chooses to try to fulfill this request, a decision that complicates his life in unexpected ways.
A Man by Holden Sheppard
Price: Free! Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Sam is a labourer, and like most working men, he doesn’t like to talk that much. If he does, it’s shouting instructions on the job or talking shit with his mates about sport, cars, women and dirty jokes. But there’s a lot going on in Sam’s head - about his job, his girlfriend, and his stagnant life - that he doesn’t share with anyone.
A Story With Too Much Detail by Josh B.
Price: Free! Words: 470. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.00 from 1 review)
Ever wanted to read something that has way too much detail, but not have enough time to read sci-fi? Well here you go! This story has absolutely no story and the only reason for its existence was to see how much detail I could cram into something, and this is what was spat out. Enjoy!
One of the Fourteen by Audrey Driscoll
Price: Free! Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Dr. Francis Dexter arrives in London intending to atone for wrongs committed by his former self, Herbert West. A chance meeting in a pub leads to disturbing revelations by a veteran of the Great War, and forces Dexter to relive a terrible journey in the black region between death and life. (Herbert West Series supplement 4)