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 Fiction: Aftermath of a Traffic accident. - by QBall (937 words) - Date online (18-04-2014)
Flash Fiction

The effects of bad driving exposed.

(53 reads) (Read More... | 5252 | 1 comment | Rating: 0)

 Fiction: Heartache - by e-griff (983 words) - Date online (18-04-2014)
Drama

In a world that has changed suddenly .. For Prose Challenge

(127 reads) (Read More... | 5571 | 5 comments | Rating: 9)

 Fiction: AfterGlowDay - by bluepootle (1480 words) - Date online (18-04-2014)
  
Sci-fi

For the prose workshop challenge.

(72 reads) (Read More... | 8056 | 5 comments | Rating: 9)

 Fiction: A Thorn Without a Rose - by TheBigBadG (3015 words) - Date online (18-04-2014)
Sci-fi

For the prose workshop challenge, the prompt being a list of random things including, Aftershocks, some sausages, a cloud of starlings, the revolution, some spray paint and a blade.

(67 reads) (Read More... | 16860 | 5 comments | Rating: 0)

 Fiction: The Performance - by Algy (1233 words) - Date online (18-04-2014)
Drama

The Performance is my first entry into the arena of writing in the first and second person. It was part of an exercise my writing group decided on. The choice of subject was entirely ours.

(26 reads) (Read More... | 7097 | comments? | Rating: 0)

 Fiction: The Sawmill - by Harry (534 words) - Date online (18-04-2014)
  
Flash Fiction

Ends on a note - tried it in the Hemingway style. 85% below the surface.

(44 reads) (Read More... | 3129 | 1 comment | Rating: 10)

 Fiction: The Ultimate Cataclysm. - by QBall (2603 words) - Date online (18-04-2014)
Fantasy

End of the world as we know it. Hold on to your hats!

(33 reads) (Read More... | 15416 | comments? | Rating: 0)

 Fiction: Mirabel Pink and Barnabas Blue (2) - by EllieG (989 words) - Date online (14-04-2014)
Stories for Children

A little more of my fishy fairy tale, in which we learn about their early years I know this needs some editing down and all suggestions and comments will be gratefully received

(30 reads) (Read More... | 5854 | comments? | Rating: 0)

 Fiction: Home Sweet Home - by Algy (250 words) - Date online (14-04-2014)
Poetry

Breaking up a relationship is never easy. For some the consequences are beyond their belief..........

(47 reads) (Read More... | 1708 | 3 comments | Rating: 0)

 Fiction: Open Your Legs - by Jabberwocky (1367 words) - Date online (11-04-2014)
Erotica


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 Fiction: Scrumpy. - by QBall (1271 words) - Date online (11-04-2014)
  
Humour

The evils of strong drink. A character study in a country pub. Whoops!

(69 reads) (Read More... | 7272 | 2 comments | Rating: 9)

 Fiction: The Chrome Nun - by nickbailey *NEW AUTHOR* Welcome this new UKA author (429 words) - Date online (11-04-2014)
  
Erotica

A short piece about an otherwise anonymous guy.

(82 reads) (Read More... | 2397 | 5 comments | Rating: 10)

 Fiction: ''The Reluctant Dreamer'' - by WillNeill *NEW AUTHOR* Welcome this new UKA author (3647 words) - Date online (11-04-2014)
  
Drama

Faith and Bobby Burrows are very much in love, they arrange a vacation to Spain to celebrate their 20th wedding anniversary. Tragic events unfold in the years after. '' A tragic love story from award winning Author Will Neill'' A must read

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 Fiction: A Deadly Imperfection - by hhd (699 words) - Date online (11-04-2014)
Crime/Thriller

This is the start of my 3rd Calladine & Bayliss novel - the other 2 are on Amazon

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 Fiction: Weeks in Naviras - by cwimpress *NEW AUTHOR* Welcome this new UKA author (9794 words) - Date online (11-04-2014)
Novel Excerpts

Its late afternoon in the tiny fishing village of Naviras, where Eleanor Weeks is watching the ocean. Shes been there dozens of times, but how she arrived that afternoon is a mystery. Until she remembers shes the wife of the British prime minister, and has just been killed in a terror attack.

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 Fiction: A Higher Court - by expat (1894 words) - Date online (11-04-2014)
  
Drama

How far will your past go before it catches up with you... I've trimmed around a thousand words from the original story. Not sure if I've thinned it out too much. Guess I'll soon find out. :-)

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 Fiction: She Drove Me to It - by Jabberwocky (50 words) - Date online (11-04-2014)
Mystery/Detective


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 Fiction: Too Late Monkey - by SteveScriber *NEW AUTHOR* Welcome this new UKA author (2231 words) - Date online (07-04-2014)
Stories for Children

Just a tail (sorry) that came to me in the night about a less than perfect little monkey who becomes a hero in the end. Suitable for all ages including me :-) I hope it pleases you and welcome all comments and critique as long as its aim in positive improvement. Thank you!

(77 reads) (Read More... | 13069 | 2 comments | Rating: 8)

 Fiction: A breaking dawn - by Algy (1018 words) - Date online (07-04-2014)
  
Drama

We are fast approaching a period of massive tribute to the fallen in WW1. My grandfather was gassed in the trenches, and died in his early 50's. He occasionally talked about the horror he experienced, but only occasionally.........

(58 reads) (Read More... | 5821 | 5 comments | Rating: 9.5)

 Fiction: Friends & Lovers - by Algy (3847 words) - Date online (07-04-2014)
Drama

The violence in Paris last week when English football fans rioted reminded me of the "good old days" for some, when every Saturday was a prelude to Gladiators.

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 Fiction: Private Jack Barker - by Jabberwocky (2217 words) - Date online (07-04-2014)
Historical

-These are not extracts from a real diary, I simply created them as if I had been there but I was not there, I do not fully understand their pain. In honour of the 100th anniversary. May their lost souls be able to rest.

(26 reads) (Read More... | 11856 | 2 comments | Rating: 10)

 Fiction: It's just the start...Amsterdam - by Mikeverdi (637 words) - Date online (07-04-2014)
Novel Excerpts

See what you think, could be the new Webber

(54 reads) (Read More... | 3622 | 3 comments | Rating: 9)

 Fiction: The Kite - by Harry (1453 words) - Date online (04-04-2014)
Drama

It's worth saving.

(50 reads) (Read More... | 7893 | 5 comments | Rating: 9.5)

 Fiction: Do You Believe In Magic? (Part One) - by Rab (3033 words) - Date online (04-04-2014)
  
Novel Excerpts

It's the summer of 1978, and a very young 18 year old is driving his clapped out 1968 Vauxhall Viva home for the summer holidays. Some of it is true.

(62 reads) (Read More... | 16433 | 3 comments | Rating: 0)

 Fiction: In Search of a Sixth Spouse. - by QBall (1270 words) - Date online (04-04-2014)
  
Erotica

WARNING. Adult fiction - not too graphic. May 'raise' a laugh.

(39 reads) (Read More... | 7707 | 3 comments | Rating: 0)

 Fiction: A Christmas Crisis. - by QBall (1231 words) - Date online (04-04-2014)
Humour

A Christmas Crisis. (A parody based on A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens.)

(28 reads) (Read More... | 7460 | 2 comments | Rating: 0)

 Fiction: Cavalleria Rusticana - by franciman (2093 words) - Date online (04-04-2014)
  
Novel Excerpts

I'm hoping this is still enjoyable for readers without the backstory. It is near the end of the novel now.

(29 reads) (Read More... | 11442 | 2 comments | Rating: 0)

 Fiction: In the Still of the Night - by Rab (1083 words) - Date online (31-03-2014)
  
Humour

For the prose challenge. My wife says I snore, but I've never heard it...

(74 reads) (Read More... | 6079 | 5 comments | Rating: 9)

 Fiction: Joe's War - by QBall (6344 words) - Date online (31-03-2014)
  
Historical

Based on my peacetime Royal Canadian Navy activities, a story of WW2.

(58 reads) (Read More... | 36887 | 3 comments | Rating: 10)

 Fiction: Mountebank - by Nomenklatura (421 words) - Date online (28-03-2014)
Flash Fiction

gone, but not forgotten...

(179 reads) (Read More... | 2412 | 5 comments | Rating: 9.5)

 Fiction: Room Service - by sirat (2298 words) - Date online (28-03-2014)
Drama

This is for my own challenge in the Prose Challenge forum: "A Quiet Night". I hope you like it.

(107 reads) (Read More... | 12824 | 9 comments | Rating: 0)

 Fiction: Too Quiet - by Savvi (1008 words) - Date online (28-03-2014)
  
Flash Fiction

For the prose challenge......a quiet night

(126 reads) (Read More... | 5600 | 11 comments | Rating: 0)

 Fiction: Aren't You Glad? - by Jabberwocky (1159 words) - Date online (28-03-2014)
Flash Fiction

Please feel free to comment :)

(30 reads) (Read More... | 6502 | comments? | Rating: 0)

 Fiction: Waiting - by Nomenklatura (520 words) - Date online (28-03-2014)
  
Flash Fiction

Prose Challenge 'A Quiet Night'

(159 reads) (Read More... | 2838 | 8 comments | Rating: 9)

 Fiction: A Quiet Night - by e-griff (1874 words) - Date online (28-03-2014)
  
Drama

For the Prose Challenge

(73 reads) (Read More... | 10047 | 6 comments | Rating: 0)

 Fiction: The Crater. - by QBall (4937 words) - Date online (28-03-2014)
  
Historical

This is an antiwar WW1 5,000 word piece I wrote years ago and edited and edi-- etc. Situated in no-man's land in 1915 a British soldier falls into a shell crater and lays with a German soldier. The meeting changes his outlook about the conflict.

(50 reads) (Read More... | 28769 | 4 comments | Rating: 10)

 Fiction: Die For Victory - by EllieG (508 words) - Date online (28-03-2014)
Novel Excerpts

This is the beginning of the novel from which my extract "Marianne's Story" comes Comments are very welcome

(23 reads) (Read More... | 2952 | 2 comments | Rating: 0)

 Fiction: Good Old Dirt - by bluepootle (6 words) - Date online (28-03-2014)
  
Drama

For the Prose Workshop Challenge. A quiet night in leads to thoughts of those far away. Aaaaah. Kinda.

(99 reads) (Read More... | 137 | 4 comments | Rating: 0)

 Fiction: Repeater - by richardh (1384 words) - Date online (28-03-2014)
Fantasy

A murder mystery set in a fantasy land.

(85 reads) (Read More... | 7422 | comments? | Rating: 0)

 Fiction: The Revenge of Snotty Edwards - by usutu (482 words) - Date online (28-03-2014)
  
Satire

We carry our good teachers through life - they are a joy and a source of inspiration. The bad ones, well...

(41 reads) (Read More... | 3070 | 3 comments | Rating: 10)

 Fiction: Sam's house - part 3 - by EllieG (939 words) - Date online (28-03-2014)
Sci-fi

a story of sex, destruction, aliens, horror and bunny rabbits OK, I lied about the bunny rabbits the next part of Sam's house contains some explicit language

(8 reads) (Read More... | 5237 | 1 comment | Rating: 0)

 Fiction: Meshugga - by Nomenklatura (3464 words) - Date online (24-03-2014)
Crime/Thriller

One of several things I'm working on at the moment...

(67 reads) (Read More... | 21012 | 1 comment | Rating: 8)

 Fiction: Cardboard Box in Camden - by Popeye (1236 words) - Date online (24-03-2014)
  
Drama

A short story

(43 reads) (Read More... | 6894 | 2 comments | Rating: 8.5)

 Fiction: The Waiter - by Harry (1405 words) - Date online (21-03-2014)
  
Drama

The danger of imagination.

(71 reads) (Read More... | 7801 | 4 comments | Rating: 9)

 Fiction: Heartbeats - by JM *NEW AUTHOR* Welcome this new UKA author (7093 words) - Date online (21-03-2014)
Experimental

In this story, I describe the experience of a student in a Master's program in Composition Studies. The experience is a tragic one and, for me, it almost resonates with the experiences I myself had not that long ago. The story touches on the tragedy she undergoes as she slowly loses faith in people.

(46 reads) (Read More... | 38709 | 1 comment | Rating: 0)

 Fiction: The Newspaper Seller - by Kipper (3533 words) - Date online (21-03-2014)
Fantasy

A war story, but not as you know it

(57 reads) (Read More... | 20378 | 3 comments | Rating: 9)

 Fiction: Heather - Part Two - by AJSendall *NEW AUTHOR* Welcome this new UKA author (3312 words) - Date online (21-03-2014)
Drama

In this second part of the extract, Sam wakes hungover in Heather's house. He does not recognise her at first, and wonders who this strange and angry woman is. Heather is wound up tight, and clearly has something on her mind.

(51 reads) (Read More... | 18579 | 3 comments | Rating: 0)

 Fiction: Heather - by AJSendall *NEW AUTHOR* Welcome this new UKA author (2227 words) - Date online (17-03-2014)
Drama

This is an extract from a current WIP. I am interested to get feedback about what impression the character Heather, makes on you. All other feedback much appreciated as well.

(76 reads) (Read More... | 12316 | 2 comments | Rating: 0)

 Fiction: The Door is Always Open Now - by Jabberwocky (662 words) - Date online (17-03-2014)
Ghosts


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 Fiction: The Tides of War - Part 2 - by franciman (2622 words) - Date online (17-03-2014)
  
Novel Excerpts

Attempts at writing of the human condition

(55 reads) (Read More... | 13841 | 1 comment | Rating: 10)

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