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Failed to Ignite by Mike Bozart
Price: Free! Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
The amazing Al Nino of New York City contacts the author out of the blue on a calm-after-the-storm fall weekday. Al gets in his usual zingers, while the author tries to figure out if he has been ripped off. Approx. 1200 words. Another one in the psecret psociety pshort pstory pseries.
The Quater Whisky by OnlineGatha
Price: Free! Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
There and then, I poured insipid salt out of my bony sockets onto my cheeks. He seemed numb, numb towards my cravings, dumb towards my unsaid words which I tried whispering in his ears. He pushed me away saying,” I don’t want to loose a person like you just by mere dating you.”
The Last Bus Home by Roman Theodore Brandt
Price: Free! Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays(3.00 from 1 review)
A man receives a bus ticket in the mail from his dead mother. The ticket says Route Zero: Home. Everything in his life from his mother's death up to this point has been as dull as cinder blocks and just as dirty. Should he take the Zero bus? What waits for him at the end of the line?
Retribution by Mike Ramon
Price: Free! Words: 14,380. Language: American English. Published: July 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A novelette. Paul’s daughter is taken when he leaves her alone for a few minutes at the park. He thinks he saw the man who took her, but not everybody believes his story. Ten years later Paul crosses paths with this man again, and he plans his retribution.
Hot Tramp by Erik D'Souza
Price: Free! Words: 9,940. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Hot Tramp is a prequel to the novel Straight Men in Gay Bars. Eric is preforming a new social stunt by wearing a red boa to Vancouver’s hottest gay night club, Celebrities. His plan is to reprimand men as that try to pick him up; insisting that it is wrong to assume that all cross dressers are gay. It’s a dumb idea, but Eric is drunk and he enjoys the foolishness, besides what could go wrong?
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.
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.
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.
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/
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