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Hitherby Dragons: the Original Performances, Chapter 1: At Gibbelins' Tower
You set the price! Words: 119,290. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014 by Jenna Katerin Moran. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A story about the emptiness, in its raw and original form.
What Never Happened: An Observation
Price: Free! Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
An observant boy goes to the park, returns home, and has a conversation with his mother in a fabricated, unlikely, never-happened, plausible, impossible, invented, realistic coming-of-age story. What Never Happened: An Observation, a short story, was first published in Waccamaw, Issue 7.
A Simple Love Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,540. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Urban
Meet Abhishek and Baani (Ab and Ba), two young people on the verge of love, and encounter Pits, the literary-minded novelist who is writing their romantic tale. This short novel is followed by a verse drama ('On a Winter's Night') in which a man and a woman in the more mature stages of their lives mysteriously meet and meditate upon the nature of relationship and love.
Reborn to Endless Night: Fragments from the Life of Anu Vijara
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,880. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Calcutta, 1883. When Anu Vijara enters an opium den, trying to quell his craving, he happens upon Arthur Pennington, a weary Englishman. Their chance encounter creates a dilemma Anu never anticipated, forcing him to confront both his long, torturous past and his current predicament. Arthur will learn about humanity's hidden history, knowledge that will alter his future. If he has one.
Migrations, Volume II: Only the Deplorable
Series: Migrations. Price: Free! Words: 161,250. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
Was it possible to feel nostalgic about something that had never happened to him, possible for nostalgia to be taken in by the body as a free pathogen to infect the consciousness with stray sentiments? Perhaps, in his dreams, he had traveled back in time, or even drifted into another dimension of space-time and inhabited the body, experiences, and nostalgia of another.
Warning! Do Not Read This Story!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,200. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Reader beware! This story has a warning in the title for a reason. Dare to ignore it, and you'll be sorry. They call this a "dark fantasy" about a story with a mind of its own, but it's way too real and much too dark for any "fantasy!" So be smart and DO NOT READ THIS STORY! Get out while you still can! And if you decide to read it anyway, good luck! You're making the biggest mistake of your life.
Dragonscaling!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,440. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A fun, creative piece of meta-fiction in the form of an in-depth article on the extreme sport of dragonscaling.
Convincentes simulacros de vida
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 51,650. Language: Spanish. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
La noche que Arturo, en una ciudad y una casa extrañas por motivos de trabajo, cree ser testigo de una violación, su vida cambia de manera inexorable. Obsesionado con una mujer a la que apenas ha visto unos segundos, deja atrás su trabajo, su casa y a su familia para acometer una búsqueda que lo llevará por caminos y experiencias impensables hasta entonces en busca de una joven pelirroja.
The Further Fangs of Suet Pudding
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,170. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
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What happens when apeman good meets marshmallow evil? In a forgotten corner of Africa, an eccentric club of veteran flyers must confront the unexpected arrival of a violet-scented jelloid Nazi with all the evil powers of a psychic pudding at his disposal! Only the apeman test pilot Stringent Strange has a chance to prevent the repulsive invader from achieving total world domination!!
A Century is Nothing
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 185,000. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Zen
A work of metafiction with a Gonzo attitude. On 9/11 a prescient Vietnam Veteran was in the Sahara. He met Omar, a blind Touareg writer in exile. They moved to Cadiz, Spain and later an isolated mountain pueblo where they wrote about the past, present and future. Their stories inside stories incorporate diverse world cultures and spiritual awareness. Life is CAT: chance, aptitude and timing