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Mortem De Scientia by Nowherequiteaswarm

Mortem De Scientia

By Nowherequiteaswarm

Books have become banned, those who read them are branded heretics, vermin, and deviants. They are forced to do so in the solitude of brothel-like hidden libraries. This is not my idea, I found it via a reddit writing prompt posted by wandernauta

Short Story | Updated Sep 1, 2014 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: banned, books, deviants, reading, secretive, fear, deviants, brothel, libraries, library, solitude

Empty Air

By Christopherandme

A third person's view of a suicidal boy who is too tired to go on.

Short Story | Updated Aug 27, 2014 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: sad, suicide, depression

One Of Santa's Helpers Needs Help

By Hyperforce

The author of this story helps a woman who crashes a sleigh into the ice.

Short Story | Updated Aug 25, 2014 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: short, story, beauty, holiday, hope, misc

Why Do You Embarrass Me Like That?

By Hyperforce

A teen girl is about to ask a boy to a prom only to have her parents show up.

Short Story | Updated Aug 22, 2014 | Reads: 21 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: short, story, friendship, love, teen, misc


By Addiecass


Short Story | Updated Aug 20, 2014 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: flash, fiction, action/adventure

In The End

By Christopherandme

A short, bleak story about the end of the world and those who inhabit it.

Short Story | Updated Aug 20, 2014 | Reads: 37 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: future, apocalypse, disaster, sad

The Daddy Diddlin Blues by Theroseknows

The Daddy Diddlin Blues

By Theroseknows

I am working on an anthology about abuse survivors. This is one of the flash fiction/short stories that will kick off the anthology.

Short Story | Updated Aug 18, 2014 | Reads: 20 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 3
Tags: abuse, incest, survivor, survivors, groups, burned, out, dead, eyes, hope, flash, fiction

The War A Personal Battle by Dickey Harrold

The War "A Personal Battle"

By Dickey Harrold

For Michael McDowell, a former Sergeant of the armed forces, and just having arrived home with an Honorable discharge, war is far from over as he sees it, and is now a personal battle.

Short Story | Updated Aug 16, 2014 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: viet, nam, war, gangs, violence, death

The Last Memories

By Yzheng

Sometimes, the last memory is the only thing a person can hang on to.

Short Story | Updated Aug 16, 2014 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: fiction, flash, fiction, short, story, drama, fantasy, young, adult, science, fiction, tragedy

Thoughts In The Air

By Yzheng

Sometimes, we all need a little help.

Short Story | Updated Aug 16, 2014 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: fiction, flash, fiction, drama, young, adult, life

The Darkest Month

By Yzheng

In a split moment, my life changed forever.

Short Story | Updated Aug 16, 2014 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: fiction, flash, fiction, drama, family, tragedy, young, adult

One For Sorrow by Charlie Gibbs

One For Sorrow

By Charlie Gibbs

A love story with a difference.

Short Story | Updated Aug 14, 2014 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: love, revenge, family.

The Only Other Ghost I Ever Met

By Robert Kasch

Meeting that special one is not always so easy.

Short Story | Updated Aug 13, 2014 | Reads: 27 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 3
Tags: fantasy, ghost, terror, spooks, horror, dark, death

And The World Breathes by Stephanie Young

And The World Breathes

By Stephanie Young

A chirping bird, a busy barn. It all falls quiet when a hazel eyed girl arrives in a nightgown.

Short Story | Updated Aug 12, 2014 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 1
Tags: moonlight, moon, stockings, busy, barn, animals, hen, bird, owl, sing, christian, thankyou, knees, dark, night, hazel, nightgown, secret, song, carry

Out Of The Blue

By Damhnait Hickey

A reclusive hoarder must overcome her fear of the outside world following the arrival of an unexpected visitor.

Short Story | Updated Aug 11, 2014 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2

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