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25 Most Recent Action/Thriller Short Stories

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The First and Last Kiss by Evenson Dufour
When my friendship with Yvalia ceased to be the same way it had been for a long time, suddenly many people believed that she and I were more than friends and that if it had not been for my friend Emmanuel’s evidences at a meeting, the reputation of Yvalia would have been hurt because she was known a..
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The first Author's Den preview of The Dark Ages. by David Thompson
As usual, Paul Baker Colson has had a falling out with his "family" and left them. He wanders into Europa and finds a fairly large town. he enters and, as usual soon finds himself in trouble. PS Excuse some of the spelling...it's in Canadian English...
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The first love- THIS IS ONLY A CAPTION! by Emily Serjeant
He lashed back at her staring into her eyes, his cold hard hand whipping her face. She still felt nothing but love for him, despite the way he treated her. He was angry and hurt, his feelings were in control, lashing at her. Suddenly he knocked her out with one great hit. She could hear him only..
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The First Time by Elle Robb
A woman pushed to the limit by the men in her life overhears another woman in distress, and decides to do the stranger a favor - by killing her abusive husband...
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The First Time I Saw Lonesome Dove by Elaine Carey
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The First Year at School- A perspective by Chriss Hill
As many children go to school for the first time, it's also an emotional event for the parent. As the years roll along, and every fall a new school year begins, it causes us to reflect upon those days with our children. This story is inspired by a similar event by my first child attending kindergar..
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The First. by Jessica Higgins
I was hoping to use the blog section, but it seems that unless I have a paid membership, I am unable to post a blog...
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The Fish by James Boyle
A young boy witnesses a brutal crime that changes his life...
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The fizzysists were right, don'tcha know by Jerelyn Craden
Maybelle's musings on life after death..
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The Flames of Freedom by Iftekhar Sayeed
This is a story of how western foreign policy affects the lives of distant people: it begins by the Poshur River at Mongla and ends at Teknaf in Bangladesh. The themes are an insatiable longing for peace and the inevitability of violence...
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The Flies - New Version, A Thriller by Sandie May Angel-Joyce
The Flies by Sandie May Note to readers: In this story, the main character is a man. ..
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the hunted by js yu
a short story of nature's cruelty..
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The Foiling of Gorsfeld by M. K. Theodoratus
When Gorsfeld, scion of the richest family in the Marches, comes a courting the young Mariah, he refuses to take "no" for an answer. Mariah needs to discover a way to discourage her unwanted suitor without breaking the code of hospitality or making her foster father angry. --- A Far Isles Half-Elven..
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The Force - Part I by Scott Zachary
A primeval force or a guardian angel?..
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The Forgotten Soldier by AJ Rodriguez
A tale of a lost soldier and his search for the meaning of life...
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The Fortune Teller From Hell by George Hutton
A strange woman told my fortune, and I have never been the same since. ..
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The Frame by Tova Gabrielle
adolescence is psychosis......
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The Frenzy by Dot Sale
Another reason not to try to get picked up in a bar...
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The Fullest Moon by Helen Downey
Strange occurances for a new comer in an old community. Is it just her imagination or is she psychic?..
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The Funeral of A Fallen Officer by James Samdavid1
The Funeral of A Fallen Officer Names, addresses, and locations have been changed, except for Kenilworth ..
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The Garden of Earthly Delights by David Thompson
A gardening story...a bit late...
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The Genesis of my book BREAKUP:enduring divorce by LEO AVERBACH
The story of how my intimate divorce journal became a book. All two thousand pages of a journal I kept at the time of my divorce lay for years in a friend's garage in London. In July 2005 I decided to resurrect the journal as a book. But it took a lot of cutting, a lot of sweat, and no small measu..
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The Ghost Bird by Franz Kessler
In the middle of the night, a magic animal appears. What is its mission, dark or white? An authentical ghost story from Sarawak, where the nights are roamed by shadows, the unexplained, and superstition.....
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The Ghost Coach by Andy Parker
Victorian London was not a safe place to live, leaving aside drunkenness, theft was rampant. While children might pickpocket and steal from barrows on the streets, women might engage in shoplifting, and as for London’s con-men, cheats, they were notorious. As were the housebreakers working in teams,..
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The Ghost of Arthur McVitty by Michael Gibbs
I’ve heard it said that people carry their personalities into death; that when they arrive on the “other side,” their innermost qualities are still intact. Whatever it was that made them who they were in life, resides with their spirits eternally. If we want to modify our character, we ought to do i..
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Read excerpt from The Ghost Of The Girl Who Always Waited The Ghost Of The Girl Who Always Waited by Aditi Surendra
The following is a short story. It’s a fiction. It’s about a girl and her father. I got the idea of the story on 24th December 2001 when I was waiting for my father to come home so we could have dinner together. I pictured the ghost of a girl in a gown sitting at the window waiting for her father to..
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The Gift by Amy Potts
A fairytale about doing the right thing!..
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The Gift of Odin by Brendan Carroll
This short story is a side-story from the Red Cross of Gold series. Like a bonus feature...
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The Girl by Lisa Tidrow
A chiller/thriller which isn't finished yet. Let me know if you think I should finish it! The Girl She knew that she was dead, she just couldn’t figure out where she was. Everything was black. Could it be that there was no life after death? Could it be that after death there was no..
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The Giver of Sorrows by Mark Grinage
A man embracing the stillness of silence in a small room.Sitting alone in pitch black darkness.Wandering inside of his mind. Wondering of his thoughts. The window opens.....
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The god, the hunchback and the wicked king by Ajibola Oluti Sr.
After many years of fruitless search for an heir to the throne, the king would not let go the excellent opportunity presented to him. Against the advice of his chiefs, he treacherously plotted to sacrifice the very Ifa Priest who is the architect of the solution to his problem to the gods. The after..
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The God-Hater. (Part Two) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A man continues to blame his problems on God. Image (C) 2010, Karla Dorman...
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The Good Boy by David Rains
A boy shoots a man for kicking his dog..
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The Gospel According To Lilith: Fantasy (10) Free Audio & Written Chapters by Lonnie Hicks
This is the first six chapters. Ten audio chapters available below. ..
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Read excerpt from The Graveyard at Elton's Creek The Graveyard at Elton's Creek by Josh Jenks
A horrific thrilling story with sick twists - A gravedigger tells his story...
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View Photo of The Great Barrier Reefs! Read excerpt from The Great Barrier Reefs! The Great Barrier Reefs! by Bradley Fralick
Almost the end of a journey!..
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Read excerpt from The Great Escape The Great Escape by Michael O'Halloran
Karl is getting out of jail on an escorted visit to the hospital to have an aids test. Everyone gets a bit more than they had bargained for. ..
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The Great Escape Bank Robbery by Neil Waring
Old fashioned crime caper ending with a little twist...
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The Great Thaw by Helen Downey
Helping one another in a crisses is a great gift of self...
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The Great Wall of Crawfish by Randy Rogers
Sad but true story, well mostly, of how I learned we import crawfish into Louisiana..
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THE GUNSLINGER by Raymond Mayotte
From small towns in the old west many strange tales are told...
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The Gypsy And The Vampire by Roe Hill
Wounded werewolf healed by his old vampire buddy...
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The Hairy Men of the High Mountain Forests , Excerpt 2 by Linda Newton Perry
Second Excerpt..
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The Hairy Men of the High Mountain Forests, Excerpt 3 by Linda Newton Perry
The drawing is of Lome my father-figure...
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View Photo of The Great Teen Fruit War, A 1960 Novel Read excerpt from The Great Teen Fruit War, A 1960 Novel The Great Teen Fruit War, A 1960 Novel by Jay Dubya
Jay Dubya presents chapters 11-14 of his most recent adult-literature novel, "The Great Teen Fruit War, A 1960' Novel," which is the action-packed sequel to "Black Leather and Blue Denim, A '50s Novel." "The Great Teen Fruit War" involves an intense turf/power struggle between the Reds and the..
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The Hairy Men of the High Mountain Forests, Final Excerpt by Linda Newton Perry
The whole story is here now. Next,I will include the complete story without drawings under the name only. ..
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The Hall Family Haunting Ground by SARA QUEST
...Here's a copy of my true ghost story in the new book WEIRD ENCOUNTERS : TRUE TALES OF HAUNTED PLACES. ..
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The Halloween Hunt by Raven Winters
A camping trip gives these campers the meaning of the hunt. *warning this story is very gory*..
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View Photo of The Halloween Party (story #6 of Emily series) Read excerpt from The Halloween Party (story #6 of Emily series) The Halloween Party (story #6 of Emily series) by chantal Bellehumeur
Short story published in the October 11 2013 issue of The Suburban Online Magazine...
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The Hard Line by Oralya Ueberroth
It takes a woman's touch for this...
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