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"KAFKA'S HAIRBRUSH" (STORY)

by Stefano Boscutti

Someone's having a bad hair day.

Anxious writer Franz K. waits for the pharmacy in Prague's old square to open so he can purchase a bottle of his favorite hair tonic. Why are they late? What is wrong with the...

The Angry Vagabonds

by Ray Daley

A fantasy tale set when animals still spoke, and how one such group lost that power.

The Grandparent Trap (Quality Times #2) (sample)

by Gayle Ramage

Young Ben Foster is not happy. He’s due to spend his summer holidays at his grandparent’s house. His boring, old-fashioned grandparents who don’t even have wi-fi. But when Ben knocks on their front door,...

A shrewdness of Apes

by Garry Grierson

What would you do with rational thought in a world ruled by instinct? What do you do when you realise you are the first creature to become self-aware?

The Vagrant’s Tail

by G. Grierson

Arthur Meadows fell into a downward spiral and lost everything after the voices and visions started. Now his average day consisted of bumming money on the street, and trying to forget his tattered life. But...

Hawkswood

by David M. Brown

A failing publishing house receives an unexpected gem but the mystery surrounds the messenger as well as the manuscript.

Short Fiction: The English Patient, Dr Zhivago and the Purposeful Stride, and Other Stories

by Ivana Hruba

A collection of amusing short stories about the human condition revealing the absurdity of our existence. Please note: the novels 'The English Patient' and 'Doctor Zhivago' are NOT included in this collection...

SPECIMEN

by Alan Annand

A wealthy businessman and butterfly collector visits his twin brother, warden of a tropical island penal colony, who is building his own unique collection.

The Pit Bull and Other Tales

by Tom Hamilton

Five horror stories from the travelling maestro of trepidation, Tom Hamilton.

The Last Citizen of Zephen

by Taylor Ball and Zach Stay

A Medieval Society set in the West. A coming of age novel filled with giant serpents and thieves.

A Dark Wonder - prologue only

by Anthony James Huben

The sky was orange that evening, the night in which the birds were singing...

Drawn From Life

by Owen Zabel

Genius appears where we least expect it.

Doing It Right

by Rayy

Short story about a father's adventure with his daughter, and the lessons they teach each other.

Addio, Mama Mia

by Paul V. Fornatar

Sometimes in life things don't happen the way you think they should. A priest visits his mother in a nursey home for the last time.

Moments In A Crowd

by Ray Daley

The moments in a crowd can make a lifetime. And they can end one too. Trying to stop a killer is like trying to stop a runaway train, can our hero succeed?

Nettie-Marie

by Owen Zabel

This is a story about an old man and his toys, or maybe it’s about something else...

The Immortal

by R.D. Pruden

This is the story of what happens when one man becomes obsessed with his enemy.

The Mason Procedure

by Ray Daley

The conveyor belt of warm bodies brings a constant stream of eager new young volunteers to fill the dangerous jobs in space. Every day is lived on the edge of danger and the slightest slip will find them in...

Comme Un Rêve de Pierre (Harry Potter for grown-ups)

by Squibstress

Stan looked at him. And that's better than any sex Bill has ever had.

Panic Over Metropolis

by Ray Daley

What makes a man super? What makes him think he is a superman? What makes him think he IS Superman? Find out along with Clark Kent.