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Just Watch. Just Tonight.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A woman with no legs tells the story of a man who does nothing but sit on a bench and watch the water, completely unaware of his surroundings.
Long Odds
Price: Free! Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00)
Teklas is a dump and Isa is desperate to get off planet as fast as possible and back into a real job. She finds herself running illicit portable poker machines to make money. It's either that or go back to stripping or the mines. So far she has been lucky and avoided the cops. When her friend Tara tampers with one of the machines see how her luck changes and why.
The Compost Boy
Price: Free! Words: 730. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(3.00)
Patricius loves being a Compost Boy, despite the teasing he endures from the townspeople who throw rotten fruit and vegetables at him. However, he runs into a problem when he realizes he is too poor to marry a beautiful landscaping girl -- who happens to be the main reason he loves his job.
A Pig Among Men
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,290. Language: American English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
This is a short story involving life, experiences, and our journey together. All we can do is look back on our past, cherish the friends we had made, and remember our life and decisions that led it.
Stray Woods
Price: Free! Words: 8,290. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Horror » General
While on the run from the law, Josh Farewell decides to visit a park he remembers fondly from childhood. However, things have changed over the years, dead bodies are turning up, and Stray Woods Park is now home to something sinister. Something that won't let Farewell leave alive. A "Farewell Reality" short story.
Whispers in the Shadow, A Collection Vol IV-VI
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,760. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
Whispers in the Shadows: A Collection, Vol IV-VI, gathers together the Whispers in the Shadows ebooks IV-VI in a collection that includes 60 short stories.
Drama
Price: Free! Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2012 by Stofkonijn (Dustbunny). Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
‘Am I doing it right?’ Alfred asked, his voice wavering. This is the story about how the dramatic piece of art you see on the cover actually came to be. This story (in the original Dutch version) won the very first Unleash award, which was then called the Santorian assignment. It was inspired by Broms piece of art, which now adorns this story’s cover.
Whispers in the Shadows Vol IV
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,750. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
Whispers in the Shadows returns with a fifth instalment of 20 short stories. Including: Simple Confession: She’ll confess, that’s what she’ll do, that’s what you’re supposed to do right? Tell God and he’ll forgive you? Unfortunately for her, it isn’t that easy.
Forest Dweller
You set the price! Words: 790. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
(5.00)
A vivid and unusual free style prose compiled of lucid dreamlike flashes of forest life.
Barkley's Body Swap and Pawn Shop
Price: Free! Words: 3,220. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Ferret is a street smart career criminal who is skilled at one thing, saving his own neck. One doublecross too many has put his life in imminent danger. Ferret is a survivor and has one last doublecross planned. Find out what lengths Ferret is willing to go to in order to avoid trouble and stay alive.