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By David Stanolevich
Fan fiction prequel to "The Lottery" by Shirley Jackson, taking place 70 years before it. This is just a section I've completed so far, which would go somewhere before the middle of the story.
Even though this poem is fictional, greed really does drive some people to kill.
Poetry | Updated May 9, 2015 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
It's about buying a Lottery and what happens!
Short Story | Updated Feb 11, 2015 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
By Alex Kendall
It is time for Ted to think about whether he is going to be sensible and stop drinking, or whether he will just carry on no matter what the consequences. This story sees him through a few months in his life.
Short Story | Updated Dec 26, 2012 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Three short stories:
The Lottery Man (horror)
The Masked Chase (humour)
The Light People (fantasy)
My thoughts on
About 30 years ago, the adversities I experienced made me form a different view about the spiritual world. Since then, God and Jesus have revealed themselves to me multiple times to help me write the book,
Our Planet is dying..However..there are options..OR are there?????
for my daughter
Poetry | Updated Jul 26, 2012 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
This is a futuristic tragedy. Shirley Jackson's Lottery is definately an influence, but Romeo and Juliet kisses this story of love and tragedy in numerous areas. This is my very first short story ever submitted. Do not hesitate to critique. I want a good honest opinion. I am used to this as...
HELLO. THIS IS A LOTTERY THINGY!!!
Miscellaneous | Updated Aug 24, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 12
By Thomas Goetz
After winning the lottery, I begin to realize the beauty that lies inside the way my grandpa speaks to me, and it leads to an unforgettable experience.
I was sifting through my old work, and found this, which I wrote when I was in 6th grade. It is based off of The Lottery, by Shirley Jackson, in Tessie Hutchinson's point of view.
*I'm keeping the same flaws that I made when I first wrote it. It's more genuine that way. :)