David DeZan
In: Short Story 4 reviews
Doug Klink is a middle aged businessman on a trip when he comes to stay in a hotel he last stayed in 35 years ago. He reconnects with a friend who has been "long lost" in more ways than one.
Heather Boyd
In: Short Story 4 reviews
A human-versus-nature story, about a woman who finds herself at odds with her own body.
Britt Lea
In: Short Story 7 reviews
What happens when you crave more than the intimate relationship you formed? In this story, the narrator realizes that maybe she wants more than sex.
lauraroxie
In: Short Story 4 reviews
A chance encounter between a woman and a young girl hitching a ride.
songerk
In: Novel Excerpt 5 reviews
Katie Songer, thirty-three and newly engaged, is finally escaping her fractured childhood. But when her alcoholic father is diagnosed with cancer, his needs threaten to derail her newfound happiness.
mattmyth
In: Short Story 5 reviews
Junkies are the worst. Um, Aren't they?
ldtodd75
In: Short Story 4 reviews
A soldier working the wintry Montana missile field discovers something magical in the gloom.
MissWindUpBird
In: Short Story 4 reviews
A short story about a major turning point in a teenage girl's life. Dysfunctional family included.
PatManhattan
In: Novel Excerpt 4 reviews
His corporate employers make a suspicious offer to a young chemist...
HeavyLiquid
In: Short Story 4 reviews
A boy seeks the help of a witch to make peace with his deceased mother.
PatManhattan
In: Novel Excerpt 3 reviews
He's a research chemist. Perfectly normal guy, though he does have a rather obsessive monologue running in his head.
Paul Fassett
In: Short Story 5 reviews
A teenager ruthlessly picked on for being different is forced into a situation that in the blink of an eye spirals out of control, and leaves him helpless to circumstance.
lauraroxie
In: Short Story 7 reviews
A depression era story of a young girl and her mother struggling to keep the life they have together intact.
Laura Em
In: Short Story 9 reviews
A reformed pickpocket finds himself in airport security
Covewriter
In: Short Story 3 reviews
A young mail carrier in 1928 wrestles with the government taking people's land and taking their stills.He stops the government for a moment, but also discovers heartbreak.
Jez
In: Short Story 7 reviews
Doing mushrooms at Disneyland? Yea, good plan.
mattmyth
In: Flash Fiction 7 reviews
Some key things you need to know about Theo. (oh yeah, DON'T FORGET to put Detol in his bath!)
Paul Fassett
In: Short Story 4 reviews
A teenager ruthlessly picked on for being different is forced into a situation that in the blink of an eye spirals out of control, and leaves him helpless to circumstance.
Jose F. Diaz
In: Short Story 3 reviews
Alex Bodhi finds himself on a psych-ward after a suicide attempt. Unsure of what to do, what is wrong, or how he ended up being a person who would commit suicide, he struggles for understanding.
Paul Fassett
In: Short Story 2 reviews
A cobbler is being put out of business by Synthetic Humans, and when he is mistaken for one, and accidentally recalled by the factory, he learns to empathize with their plight, and place in life.
Jenn Collins
In: Short Story 7 reviews
This is a short piece about a moment in time that I shared with my young son. It needs a little polish, I think. Help a girl out?
Alan H Jordan
In: Short Story 9 reviews
Sometimes the smallest things, like bringing home a set of Lennox Orchard jam jars, makes all of the difference between living and dying.
Sean Stallard
In: Novel Excerpt 3 reviews
A brother will do anything to get his sister's inheritance.
Strange Photon
In: Poem 4 reviews
There are 14 poems, and they are rough drafts only. I need to winnow them down to at least ten (I may write a couple new ones to help continuity of tone and/or subject) separate but related poems.
Jez
In: Short Story 6 reviews
He saw them sitting on a train station bench, a mother and her child. Now he can't forget them.