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Something told Virginia not to work late that night... But young, pretty, Black and gifted, she didn't listen. Later, in the hospital, her life hanging by a thread, s..  
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25 Most Recent Action/Thriller Short Stories

The reason I write about choices. by Linda Ann
This is why I try to reach young parents and why I share my stories. Choices can and do change lives...
The Red Ticket by hillary marek
Set in the future where population control is decided by a lottery, wallflower Cassie wins an unlimited credit "chip" implant and has two weeks to prove her life is worth saving. What would you do if you only had two week left to live?..
The Redemption Legacy by Roy Edwards
Redemption, his voice thundered, on down through the ages or, his voice fell down to a whisper, wealth beyond dreams of avarice, sudden undreamed of wealth. The last temptation, he said in a voice soft as a sigh. But I don’t think anyone heard him say that except I. The Last Temptation. My blood chi..
The Reginald by Brian Hughes
Kelly - the doorman for The Reginald - slept with the wrong tenant. ..
Characters / synopsis ..
The Remote by Lew Duffey
This has been a family joke since we had grandchildren. It keeps getting better and better. The population of Remotes has increased yearly. How did we ever live without them?..
the revange of the trantulators by Catherine Burns
this is a very on the edge of your seat type of storie and is quite short and reads well i think...
The Ride by Lark Pogue
Flash fiction..
The Ring by La Belle Rouge Poetess Of The Heart
A Mysterious Ring, A Cryptic Past..
The Rites Of Fall by Fred Anglin Jr.
Registering my son at college for the first time.....
The Rival by Chuckie Finn
Strangers in the Night, exchanging glances........
The Roach by Roxanne Smolen
Smoking may be bad for your health...
The Road to Paradise by Mariam Hussain
A short story about terrorism and suicide bombing..
The Rock Ledge Above Ghost Cave by Richard McCuistian
Wig and Rainy just don't fit in - he's the new kid in town, a tough but gentle 14 year old with a widowed father and a natural fighting ability and she's dealing with the loss of her park ranger father. The friendship they forge leads them into an adventure that will reveal the answer to a decades-..
The Rocking Chair by William Rogers
Not a musical piece of furniture. ..
The Rolling Head by Rick Lodewell
What, are you a moron? The story is short. ..
The Rose and The Thorn: and Six Other Videos by Lonnie Hicks
This is an experiment integrating short stories and poetry on video with music...
The Rubber Band by Michael Ramirez
The conflict between a judgmental teacher and a less than normal student...
The Sacramento Book Review by Daniel Nanavati
July 2010 Review Of A Brief History Of Lies..
The Sacrifice by Mystic Rayne
A little short story thriller with a twist..
The San Fransisco Book Review by Daniel Nanavati
A Brief History Of Lies is featured in the July 2010 edition..
The Santa Claus Myth by George Brinkmann
The story and origination of Santa Claus...
The Scandal of Civil Forfeiture by Lonnie Hicks
I was totally unaware of this nation wide practice. What is this country coming to?..
The Scarlet Web by Brian Cross
The prologue to my psychological thriller..
The Scream by Anna Daly McCabe
Just what did Larry experience?..
The Screen Door of Fate by Rick Lodewell
Just read, you don't need a summary!..
The Search by johnny wallman
Searching for ones past and future..
The Search For Papa. (Part Two) by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
A young boy and his mother search for their missing family member after the man of the house was kidnapped by Nazi soldiers...
The Secret Diary of Alice in Wonderland, Age 42 and Three-Quarters by Barbara Silkstone
When Alice discovers a gangster's freshly beheaded body in his Miami mansion, she launches a desperate self-defense in a kangaroo court. The main witness against her is Algy Green, a bumbling cockney swindler who super-glues his bat wing ears to his head, and commits perjury for theme park tickets...
The Secret in the Well by Raymond Proseus
Revenge is such a small word, but such a large undertaking...
The secret of Atlantis by Max Reno
The secret of Atlantis by Max Reno
Part 2..
The Secret of the Thermal Waters by Blue Bear
The Secret of Fertility..
The Secret Revealed! by Tonisha Gallien
The Royal bloodline of Christ has roots in Louisiana! This story reveals the secrets that have been hidden with the Earth for centuries...
The Seduction of The Vampire-Chapter One by Lonnie Hicks
Chapter One: In Dark of Night..
The Seduction of the Vampire-The Video-Plus Eight Others by Lonnie Hicks
Can a short story be told in a video format with music? Here is one attempt. Updated: See all nine videos in one spot below. ..
The Seduction of the Vampire: Chapter Five by Lonnie Hicks
The Seduction of The Vampire: Chapters Two, Three and Four by Lonnie Hicks
Vampires and Humans..
The Seeker - by Southern Justice
Are you searching for the Holy Grail? Look no further than the Holy Bible...
The Selfish Giant by David Thompson
Paraphrasing the great Oscar Wilde. The last spoken line always moves me...
The Selsun Blues at Disney World by Keith John Paul Horcasitas
Selsun Blues, Disney World, Friendship, Guitars..
The Sequel by Jeffrey Allen
GoneAway, In the Absence of Shadows. Read a sampling of the sequel to GoneAway into the Land. Yes, Mengus and Maraska are back. Mengus emerges from the depths of the Earth only to find himself climbing on a craggy hillside overlooking a small fishing village. Above him looms a monestary. Agios Io..
The Seven Keys of Korath by Dallas D'Angelo-Gary
Beauregard Ellis was a scientist, and pretty much a loner ... not really surprising in and of itself. But Beau had a secret hidden life, one of power and fear. Now, a single phone call from a friend is about to put both these attributes to the test...
The Seven “T’s of Oz” to Your Personal Transformation by Damian D. Skipper Pitts
Keeping in the tradition of providing clever and entertaining instruction for people to grow their lives, I have teamed up with a new author, Leslie Ann Smith, to help develop an outstanding leadership project based on one of our film classics, "The Wizard of Oz." ..
The Shaft by Tim Greaton
A hiking trip to burn off steam in the tunnels of Old Man Winters gold mine turns horribly wrong at the bottom of one cold, dark shaft. Man versus a creature of nightmares in this strangely compelling tale. A 1050-word short story from “Maine’s Other Author”TM Tim Greaton. ..
The Shamblers (Excerpt) by R David Fulcher
Summary: A teenager runs into trouble with some local senior citizens...
The Shamblers - FULL VERSION by R David Fulcher
Summary: A teenager has a run-in with some local senior citizens...
The Shame of the Towns by Dj Chamberman
Upstanding citizen knocked down by immoral elite...
The Shark by Lily Alex
I hope that this story was just a drunken speech...
The Sheepherders Discovery by George Hutton
A herder of sheep happened across an interesting insight where he was least expecting it, which is where most insights await...
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10. A Bane Returns
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13. Evil Is In The Doing
14. Chapter 6
15. The Spotless Dalmatian
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18. The Joy of Buying Your First Home
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