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The Death of Samuel Hersch
Price: Free! Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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DEATH OF EMPLOYEE. After opening this grimly titled email at work, watch as the unnamed narrator attempts to reconcile his emotions with the fact that he feels trapped and completely isolated inside his modern day office. He views all of his coworkers as impostors and frauds, and his attempts at remedying this involve a 'special sweetener' which he adds to his coffee...
Strangers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,150. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
You wake up in the morning to discover that you have been sealed into your home. The doors are locked, the windows are barred. THERE'S NO WAY OUT. A madman is playing a deadly game with you and your family. A game with no rules, only consequences. So what do you do? Do you run? Do you hide? OR DO YOU DIE?
In Other Words
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017 by Ilori Press Books LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
An angry, overweight teen writes letters to her former best friend when her friend goes missing. The police think she may know something about the disappearance. She doesn’t think so. But soon her letters reveal she knows more than anyone ever suspected, especially herself. A short story about friendships and keeping secrets.
The Classified Ad
Price: Free! Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Transgressional fiction
The young author (future Agent 33) makes his first journey - on a very limited budget - to San Francisco (CA, USA) at the end of 1986. When he finds an underground periodical in a city bus shelter, a very strange personal ad catches his eye and arrests his mind. He responds and it only gets stranger. Approx. 3,300 words. If this semi-autobiographical tale were a movie, it might be rated PG-13.
Phantom of Loneliness
Pre-release—available October 19, 2017. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 9,040. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Without knowing it, all of us may become tools in the hands of the things that we think we enjoy and which we at the same time take for granted. For younger ones though the situation becomes even more dangerous because they are largely naïve. It is the duty of parents therefore, to spend not just quality time but time enough to ensure they reach the hearts of their wards.
Birdy & Fishy, Destination: Freedom
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
“Birdy & Fishy” is a lovely and deep story, about the great power of hope. It is about, believing in miracles and the strength of friendship and loyalty.
Share a Smile
Price: Free! Words: 670. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
Everybody's connected by a smile... the universal body language of happiness hope and empathy. This is a short story of despair and the inner smile in us all.
The Haunting of Sarah Carew
Price: Free! Words: 17,290. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
A boy lost in grief and an old farm house where a mysterious girl plays out her sorrow on the piano in the moonlight. Grief calls to grief and sorrow to sorrow. A haunting tale of love and death and isolation.
Lone Pine North Woods
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017 by Mischievous Books. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
Guided by the author’s strong connection to nature, Lone Pine is a collection of poetry on the wonder of life, personal loss and ultimately hope.
The Blood Room - Alternate Ending #3
Series: The Blood Room, AE 3. Pre-release—available August 28, 2017. Price: $0.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Christian » Suspense
"Welcome to the Blood Room, where nobody has ever been found. And a warning, my dear: don't struggle; it'll only make time drag."