Books tagged: charlotte

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Drama and Kale
Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Biographical
On a tranquil November evening, the author (Agent 33) and his wife (Agent 32) venture to a vegetarian restaurant in east Charlotte for dinner. Nothing noteworthy is happening until a pair of young Caucasian ladies sits behind the author. The college women proceed to have a 'dramatic' conversation, which gets recorded. Later, Agent 32 gives her take on their dialogue. Approximately 1300 words.
10 Degrees at Random
Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author takes his 7-year-old son trick-or-treating on Halloween 2010 in east Charlotte (USA). One particular residence is insidiously spookier than the rest. Approximately 1100 words. If this little tale were a movie, it would most likely be rated G.
Tewahedo Woman
Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: American English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
(5.00)
While on an autumn morning bike ride in east Charlotte (USA), the author is suddenly summoned by a distressed Ethiopian lady on the side of the road. Very closely based on real-life events on October 16, 2016. Approx. 1300 words. If this little tale were a movie, it would be rated G.
Slurpee Man
Price: Free! Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author, Agent 33, is out on campus, thinking that he'll never have a short story idea ever again, when lo and behold, he is accosted on the sidewalk by a young man demanding a certain icy beverage. Agent 32 calls the author later, and the recursion grows. If this little tale were a movie, it would probably be rated G. Approx. 1200 words.
Ball in the Creek
Price: Free! Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
The author, Agent 33, spies a small ball floating in a Charlotte (NC, USA) creek on his lunch-break, which leads to an odd odyssey of thoughts, instances, and conversations. If this little tale were a movie, it would be rated G. Approx. 1700 words.
Memories of Malloy
Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: American English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Before going to watch the Liverpool - Hull City football/soccer match at an uptown pub, the author (Agent 33) and his wife (Agent 32) discuss the legendary Mr. Malloy at a Starbucks in an older Charlotte (USA) neighborhood. The barista overhears their conversation and gets herself wound into the story. Approx. 1300 words. No sex, drugs, violence, or foul language. Movie rating: G.
Neutral Buoyancy
Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Crime
In June of 1995, a man from Charlotte drives to a mountain lake in western North Carolina, USA to test out his new kayak, and to check out a hard-to-reach waterfall. All is going swimmingly well. Then he notices something suspended in the water. Another tale in the psecret psociety pshort pstory pseries. Approx. 1500 words. Sex: None. Violence: None. Language: Mild. Strangeness level: Moderate.
The PKG
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(3.00)
A man in his late 50s receives a package around lunchtime on his day off from work. He opens it, and a world of trouble jumps out. Another tale in the ongoing psecret psociety pshort pstory pseries. Approx. 2200 words. If this little tale were a movie it would probably be rated PG-13.
Waterfall Horror
Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
Agents 32 and 33 go to Blowing Rock (NC, USA) on a nice spring day to check out a waterfall where a tragedy occurred during the Great Depression. A heroine from that grim day has a connection to Charlotte and the Univ. of Texas. Another tale in the psecret psociety pshort pstory pseries. Approx. 1500 words. Sex: No. Violence: No. Drug usage: No. Strangeness level: Low. Real-life accuracy: High.
Strange Lady of the Woods
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
(4.50)
In the mid-70s in east Charlotte, a young man chances upon a peculiar woman in the forest surrounding his neighborhood. Approx. 1600 words. Sex: No. Violence: No. Drug usage: Yes. Strangeness level: Moderately high. Mr. Malloy: Absent.