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Stella by Elaine Ewertz

Stella

By Elaine Ewertz

Stella Waters suffered a tragic loss three years ago but met Dylan, the love of her life shortly after. He helped her pick up the pieces and gave her hope. But when her friends start to question her marriage, how far will she go to prove that it is real and that her bliss is not just a figment of...

Short Story | Updated Aug 24, 2014 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: marriage, love, abuse, sick, tragedy, psychological

Vienna

By Sabra Vito

It is the second text in my book called "Seventy Seven". It loosely introduces us to Vienna, through the eyes of a young enemy soldier who becomes disgraced at the nature of war. It is intended that he establishes a point of view in the beginning to accommodate his infatuation with Vienna, which...

Short Story | Updated Aug 24, 2014 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: war, afganistan, vienna, betrayal, honour, islam

Life

By Lydia P Burton

The life of a confused individual

Short Story | Updated Aug 24, 2014 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Animals Vs. Humans

By Dion Demian Marcus

Luke chats up a girl at a cafe and ends up in her bed. A text message arrives at the end of the night.

Short Story | Updated Aug 23, 2014 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Please ... Mr Officer! by Londonlovesyella

Please ... Mr Officer!

By Londonlovesyella

Buckle up your seatbelts for this bumpy ride... what are chynna and lewis getting up to on the highway??

Short Story | Updated Aug 21, 2014 | Reads: 18 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

The Call, Part One

By sanghooleecs50x

After seven-year-old Thomas Kraus' father is permanently paralyzed after a fall, Thomas and his mother are forced to adjust to the stunning blow life has dealt them. Look out for parts two and three.

Short Story | Updated Aug 21, 2014 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: the, call, a, short, story, literary, fiction

The River 2

By Esodam

a short story of a vulnerable boat floating down the river of life

Short Story | Updated Aug 20, 2014 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Mankind

By Quintondharris

a in depth look at humanity

Short Story | Updated Aug 20, 2014 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Birthday Suprise by Londonlovesyella

Birthday Suprise

By Londonlovesyella

join mercedesmorr and her bestie on this crazy amazing birthday surprise what is tyrese doing there and i mean did he lick the icing off that cake!?

Short Story | Updated Aug 20, 2014 | Reads: 42 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Amputation by Ashwini Abhyankar

Amputation

By Ashwini Abhyankar

Set in contemporary India, the story follows two central characters whose lives are joined by a strange coincidence...

Short Story | Updated Aug 20, 2014 | Reads: 154 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: english, fiction, short, story, relationship, indian, writer, strong, woman

The Quiet Talkers Of La Palma

By Late Scene

In the Darien region of Panama, things are about to get hassle-filled and fuzzy. Miguel is getting sued, his company has too much overhead and he might restart his talking business. The Historian should have many answers, but argues most of the issues has already been settled. This is part of the...

Short Story | Updated Aug 19, 2014 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Quitting

By fluidpen123

A story from the first-person perspective about a young man, who is experiencing a new life in a different city, battling with smoking. An allegorical, and at time humorous, account, of the nature of addiction and different levels of perception.

Short Story | Updated Aug 18, 2014 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: addiction, perception, allegory, metaphor

The Unknown

By Alan Thompson

A fragment about a man with no memory contemplating the future.

Short Story | Updated Aug 18, 2014 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Amir - A Tale Of Friendship

By Godoffinethings

After the death of the narrator's best friend, Amir, he tries to relive their friendship and is in a pursuit to understand why Amir had been his closest and dearest friend all this time....

Short Story | Updated Aug 16, 2014 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: friendship, death, love, life

Maybe Next Year by Thatkrissykid

Maybe Next Year

By Thatkrissykid

A young man dealing with alcoholism and his decision to overcome.

Short Story | Updated Aug 16, 2014 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: alcholic, young, fiction, addiction, new, years, resolution, drama, realistic, fiction


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