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Turnbull: Based on a True Story by Jonathan Jackson
Price: Free! Words: 76,850. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Theo, a turn of the century, South Carolina Preacher's son came from barely anything. Eldred, raised by share cropper parents, came from even less. Their paths overlapped for decades until one ended up dead along a deserted road and the other was sentenced to 99 years in the Tennessee State Prison.
Taint on Religion by Queen of Spades
Price: Free! Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays(5.00 from 7 reviews)
After experiencing tragedies that lead her to a checkered life, Natasha has decided to go on the path to redemption. There is promise with her membership at Reverend Jamison’s church. When discoveries are accidentally made, does Natasha stay mum about what she’s learned or does she place a taint on religion? (short story) Disclaimer: Deals with adult situations.
Looking for Bianca: a short story by Alexandra Davies
Price: Free! Words: 2,720. Language: American English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Looking for Bianca is contemporary narrative fiction telling the story of Tara, who is struggling to come to terms with the death of her sister. Tara travels to an Italian garden her sister also visited, looking to connect with her sister's memory and hoping it will help her begin to heal.
The Inelegant Universe by Charles Hibbard
Price: Free! Words: 55,700. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A baker's dozen of stories about wives, lovers, mothers, publishers, teachers, petty criminals, pigeons, and fossils of flesh and stone, with settings ranging from the towering Sierra Nevada to the flatlands of Indiana.
Vigil by Yvonne Sanders
Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays(5.00 from 1 review)
When the invincibility of youth collides with the unexpected during a sunny wake-boarding Saturday morning, a family is catapulted into the grief of a bedside vigil, willing their son and brother back to the living.
Ringer, De jongen die dacht dat hij een verkrachter was by Juul Abbbing
Price: Free! Words: 32,300. Language: Dutch. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Ringer wordt achtervolgd door de gedachte dat hij net zo erg is als de verkrachter van zijn zus. Zal het zijn vriendin lukken om hem te overtuigen van het tegendeel? Roman over een nog weinig bekende aandoening, de seksuele obsessie.
The Funerals at Christmas by Dixon Barker
You set the price! Words: 8,080. Language: British English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Ballard Funeral is the consummate showman, and the consummate arsehole – he’s also dying. With the help of his witless aid George and his adopted son and cash-cow Edward, Ballard is assembling a televised funeral extravaganza to celebrate his impending death. The Funerals at Christmas is a blackly comic tale that has echoes of Bukowski, Brautigan and Carver – but with a unique London voice.
Il moscone (Lucilia Caesar) by Riccardo Alberto Quattrini
Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: Italian. Published: April 4, 2014 by ZeugmaPad. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Ludano Furlan, autotrasportatore friulano, si ritrova trasformato in un moscone verde. In quella mutazione può ammirare, da un altro punto di vista, la sua adorata e giovane moglie Lorena Miletic, croata di Danzica.
Los Fragmentos de Vidrio by Afonso Nilson
You set the price! Words: 4,090. Language: Spanish. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Plays » European / Spanish & Portuguese
Un texto capaz de provocar la risa y compasión. Un texto de aliento, como el último respiro antes del buceo.
Patos by Rafael Castellar das Neves
Price: Free! Words: 81,940. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A saga de um jovem de espírito inquieto que, na busca de seu caminho, encontra-se diante de um novo "eu" desprovido de valores e de conduta questionável. Um novo "eu" descontrolado e perturbado que é submetido a um tratamento psiquiátrico duvidoso lhe revelando a pior e mais torturante fase da sua vida.
Diário de um Zé Ninguém by Rafael Castellar das Neves
Price: Free! Words: 30,930. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Um morador de rua que passa a receber frequentes visitas de um cidadão comum com quem conversa abertamente sobre a vida sob uma óptica simples e sábia, própria do espírito do nosso protagonista. Salpicada de pensamentos e questões existenciais, esta obra propõe ao leitor reflexões sobre a vida real, em um nível mais humano, que podem mexer consigo, com a maneira que lida com sua própria vida
La signorina di Montegridolfo by Riccardo Alberto Quattrini
Price: Free! Words: 3,520. Language: Italian. Published: March 16, 2014 by ZeugmaPad. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Antonia, sistemata nel convento di Montegridolfo dalla madre che l’ha abbandonata al suo destino, deve decidere se prendere i voti o sposare il capomastro venuto a sistemare il chiostro. La scelta sarà dolorosa.
Light by Amna
Price: Free! Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
In a world where everything is lay out in front of us labeled and stamped to look outside the fringe one might just realize that life is but a collection of choices we often make thinking we obtain a degree of autonomy over and with that comes different delusions associated with the fallacy of freedom, be it morals , righteousness , justice or even happiness.
Window by Ty Leasure
You set the price! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Charlotte Shawl, a totem to the people and representative of the newly founded ideals in a equally infantile United States, shares her surrealistic journey through captivity, and how the change in perspective made her question all that she once "knew".
The Soul of an Author by ~CRK
Price: Free! Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays(5.00 from 1 review)
Thoughts of what it means to be an author. (This free story is for you! Thanks for reading my stories!) This short story was reviewed by the Worldwide Independent Fiction Writers' Association (WIFWA), of which I am now a member. Please check out their website and submit your manuscripts for review! Please spread the word! http://www.wifwa.org/