Short Stories
epub |eng | 2019-03-09 | Author:Joel Mowdy

The 7-Eleven was neither a buoy nor a lighthouse. It was a small island. Rob was stranded. “I told you not to call me anymore,” she said. “This isn’t Jeff.” ...
( Category: Short Stories May 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-14 | Author:Xuan Juliana Wang

Peng Hai had the tendency to find amusement and mischief in the most monotonous routines. If there was a room full of chairs, he would make sure to sit on ...
( Category: Cultural Heritage May 16,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-13 | Author:Karen Russell

* * * — After my injury, I more or less gave up driving into town. I couldn’t move fast enough to sidestep the staring people. Their cold glances turned ...
( Category: Short Stories May 16,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-11 | Author:Toni Kan [Toni Kan]

There was a riot. The college was shut down just two weeks before our final exams were due to start. The strike was one month old when I realised that ...
( Category: Short Stories May 12,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Lindsay Smith

56 Theotokos Kazan (Our Lady of Kazan), 19th century, Orthodox icon, tempera on wood. For Carroll, the Orthodox experience as he observes it in 1867, especially its engagement of the ...
( Category: Methods & Materials May 8,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-14 | Author:Ted Chiang

Consider these testimonials from customers: “Our child is now perfectly behaved and a delight to be near.” —Mrs. Menhenick, Colwyn Bay. “An immeasurable improvement over the Irish girl we previously ...
( Category: Short Stories May 7,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-05 | Author:Naomi Finley [Finley, Naomi]

WHEN WE PULLED INTO LIVINGSTON, Kipling looked out the gap between the curtain and the window. The weariness from our journey faded as his expression transformed into one of wonder—a ...
( Category: Short Stories May 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-02-14 | Author:Raven Kennedy [Kennedy, Raven]

Chapter 12 When we’re all sitting, the table soon picks up with several conversations at once, and I watch as my genfins reconnect with their parents. Okot sits on my ...
( Category: Short Stories May 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-01-09 | Author:Erin Osborne

It’s been a week since the explosion of the clubhouse and today is the day that I bury my precious Ma. Hell, if I’m honest, it’s really the first day ...
( Category: Short Stories May 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-02-24 | Author:Greg Herren [Herren, Greg]

* * * “I’m surprised you were able to hold your temper. That must have been incredibly frustrating.” I laughed. “You have no idea. It was like there was a ...
( Category: Short Stories May 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-05 | Author:Ha Seong-nan

Flowers of Mold From the fifth floor, the playground looks like a small pond. The heavy downpour from two days before has created muddy puddles that refuse to dry up. ...
( Category: Short Stories May 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-15 | Author:Ivan Vladislavic

Appendix * * * — The very next morning I saw Steve Biko coming out of the Juicy Lucy at the Norwood Hypermarket. I followed him to the hardware department, ...
( Category: Cultural Heritage May 6,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Joseph Heller

4 Nearby in the White House, the president was just finishing up his packing on the final day of final decision. “Aren’t you going to dress?” George Bush said no ...
( Category: Short Stories May 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-18 | Author:Chanelle Benz

Back out in Greendale or Baghdad or wherever, Lola relights her cigarette. She ain’t thought about Billie in a long time. Years and years ago, in that picture of Billie ...
( Category: Short Stories May 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-05 | Author:Yu-Han Chao

A few days ago, however, Mike casually mentioned that he was taking the GRE so he could apply to graduate programs back in the United States. Jolie didn’t know how ...
( Category: Short Stories May 6,2019 )