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Lyrics To Murder by Maynard Corndel

Lyrics To Murder

By Maynard Corndel

Philip Marlowe, private detective, takes on a case of plagiarism, but things gets ugly fast as a case of stolen lyrics leads to a bitter conflict of revenge. My emulation of the quintessential hard-boiled detective created by Raymond Chandler.

Short Story | Updated Sep 1, 2014 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: lyrics, murder, songwriter, raymond, chandler, philip, marlowe, mystery, crime, hardboiled, hard, boiled, detective, mystery, revenge, femme, fatal, american, crime, thriller

In Cold Blood by Jenney Clark

In Cold Blood

By Jenney Clark

A story about love and betrayal, pain and rejection. An edge of the seat gripping, mystery thriller

Short Story | Updated Sep 1, 2014 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: love, rejection, pain, betrayal, mystery, thriller

Hunting The Hunter

By storyteller1480

A cereal killer is being hunted by the police and running out of options. As Chris gets closer to finding out who the killer is, the killer tries to find a way to make a clean getaway.

Short Story | Updated Aug 31, 2014 | Reads: 17 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Lenticular Clouds by Chris Green

Lenticular Clouds

By Chris Green

Lenticular clouds hang over Mount Dante in the distance. Disc-shaped and silver, they have an air of the surreal about them. You expect clouds to move across the sky with the wind, but these are stationary. Here in the town below, the inhabitants are in the midst of a heatwave. It has been searin...

Short Story | Updated Aug 29, 2014 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: mystery

The Love Of Fay

By artie1947

the disappearance of fay

Short Story | Updated Aug 26, 2014 | Reads: 34 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: love, accusations, death, kidnap.

Missing Child --

By Gemox

A short story about a girl going missing.

Short Story | Updated Aug 26, 2014 | Reads: 85 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: missing, child, worried, help, anger, sad

Dog Gone by Chris Green

Dog Gone

By Chris Green

Gnarls, Stacey's dog has died and she is pining. Her partner Al has other things on his mind. His friend, Geoff has said he is going to end it all. His loyalties are divided.

Short Story | Updated Aug 25, 2014 | Reads: 21 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 3
Tags: contemporary, mystery, relationships

Community Corrections Part 1

By Joseph Mark

This isn't my usual kind of writing, but is a genuine mystery.

Short Story | Updated Aug 25, 2014 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1

Orange County: Brotherly Love Part 2 by Trevor Goodchild

Orange County: Brotherly Love Part 2

By Trevor Goodchild

Joseph's search for his brother continues. Initially worried for the safety of his brother, the situation keeps getting more and more grim. Inspired by Frank Miller's Sin City.

Short Story | Updated Aug 21, 2014 | Reads: 21 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: thrillers, fan, fiction, other

The Cop

By Jl Reaper

A woman is attacked by a rogue police officer.

Short Story | Updated Aug 20, 2014 | Reads: 66 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: rape, murder, death, violence, mystery, crime, suspense, rogue, police, law

Orange County: Brotherly Love Part 1  by Trevor Goodchild

Orange County: Brotherly Love Part 1

By Trevor Goodchild

Jo, a 23 year old male gigolo, on a search for his brother. Part of my ongoing Orange County Series. Inspired by Frank Miller's Sin City

Short Story | Updated Aug 19, 2014 | Reads: 22 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: thriller, gay, family

Orange County: The Hitman by Trevor Goodchild

Orange County: The Hitman

By Trevor Goodchild

Several hitmen are tasked to assasinate Paul MacHearthy, a former drug dealer working for Senator Cally now turned snitch. The story is narrated by one of the Hitmen, Tom. Inspired by Frank Miller's Sin City.

Short Story | Updated Aug 18, 2014 | Reads: 45 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: fan, fiction, thriller

I Did Not Do It

By stephenb1961

This story is about a gentleman who was falsely accused, arrested, and placed in jail.

Short Story | Updated Aug 18, 2014 | Reads: 97 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: fiction, short, story, enduring, faith, patience, suffering, arrested, charged, domestic, dispute, handcuffed, orange, jumpers

The Enforcer - The Job

By Kp Merriweather

Malloy has an assignment. It's supposed to be easy. Maybe his luck will change for the better for once?

Short Story | Updated Aug 17, 2014 | Reads: 31 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: job, assignment, gangster, crime, absurd

The Enforcer - Unfortunate Implications

By Kp Merriweather

Braldt Chelsea begins to doubt his sanity and questions his own reality while on a typical run with his maddening employer.

Short Story | Updated Aug 17, 2014 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: horror, crime, gangster, sanity


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