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The Artistic Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011 by Mendicant Bookworks. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Mendicant Bookworks presents literary short fiction by the incomparable Mark SaFranko.
दिल की आवाज
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: Hindi. Published: March 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
कविताएँ, मुक्तक, क्षणिकाएं, हाइकु इत्यादि विभिन्न रंगों से यह काव्य संग्रह सुसज्जित है
Terfarim the Frumious: a short story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,230. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011 by Brooklyn Arts Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » General
A magical realism tale touching upon corporate greed, colonialism, environmentalism and responsibility. Harry Solomon, a corporate shark, jumps at the opportunity to turn a South Pacific island into a playground resort. Cutting corners to bring Solarium to fruition, he undermines the locals and their government and spoils the pristine coastline. But Harry is soon forced to reconcile his misdeeds.
Rod and Staff: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
After the death of his estranged, teenage son, a man returns to the mountain stream of his beloved Wyoming to reconcile with a God he has long since forsaken. This is a story of staggering loss---of the guilt, anguish, and disbelief a parent feels when a wedge is driven between them and their son or daughter. It is a story of the irrevocable profoundness of loss when a child dies.
The Dictionary Writer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In this story of literary suspense, all the English dictionaries in the world disappear, and the chief burden to write a new dictionary in a hurry falls on a quiet word-loving professor named Benbrook. He's never faced such a challenge, but after a rough start he answers the call with startling dexterity.
Waaraan denkt u?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,650. Language: Dutch. Published: December 5, 2011 by e-Publikant. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Als een vreemdeling de forensen op het perron aanspreekt, raakt een politicus zodanig in verwarring dat hij de verkeerde trein pakt. Wat bezielt hem en wat zullen de gevolgen zijn? Genomineerd voor de Piet Paaltjensprijs 2011.
Comedy of Horrors (Cities of the Dead)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Familiarity breeds contempt, and after sixteen years, Jessica had grown tired of her husband and divorced him for a new model. But when the zombie apocalypse strikes, she realizes how his calm, steady, ordinariness is just what she always needed in her life. Now, if she can only get to him in time. This is the eleventh story in the series. Come back each week until March for another tale.
Detroit Motor City (Cities of the Dead)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Keyshawn had grown up with a dad he rarely saw, and a mother he rarely saw sober, so he had embraced life as a low-level street thug because it offered a life he could understand. The day the zombies overran Detroit caught him by total surprise, as did the living arrangement that would change his heart. This is the thirteenth story in the series. A new story is released each week until March.
He Doesn't Belong: a short story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Inspirational
When the old man moves into the assisted living center, he thinks his kids are just shunting him aside to get rid of him. What use is he anyway when he can no longer live alone? But an old companion--his harmonica--might be the key to building a new life.
Fight Club (Cities of the Dead)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Garth and his friends had escaped to a vacation cabin in the woods after initially failing to halt the onslaught of the undead. They spent the winter honing their skills with swords and are eager to see if they can make a dent in the zombie apocalypse and maybe restart civilization. This is the fourteenth story in the series. A new story releases each week in the first months of 2012.
The Road Warriors
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
As the Australian city of Perth falls to the zombies, Duncan, Katrina and Gannon make their way out in search of a sanctuary. But the abandoned towns they pass through on the way foreshadow a different end to their journey. This is the 15th story in the series.
Zelfportret
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: Dutch. Published: May 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Een kleurloze man schetst een beeld van zichzelf voor de buitenwereld.
Flatbed Ford
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
It seemed like a good idea at the time. Franklyn is going to California. He will work at a gas bar and start going out to auditions. It's midday and mid-summer in Kansas when a girl in a flatbed Ford slows down to take a look at him.
Ongeschreven Regels
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,230. Language: Dutch. Published: September 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
In een afscheidsbrief aan haar man legt een vrouw uit wat haar ertoe heeft bewogen hem te verlaten.
Eula Shook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Eula Shook is for those who appreciate a good Southern Gothic. What a writer! He had me hanging on each and every word. What a story! —Kathy L. Murphy, The Pulpwood Queens Book Club
Walnoten
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,670. Language: Dutch. Published: February 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Sarah gaat ieder jaar op vakantie naar de Moezelstreek in Duitsland. Maar dit jaar is ze voor het eerst helemaal alleen en loopt ze totaal verloren langs het water. Een kort verhaal over verdriet, eenzaamheid en afscheid nemen.