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By Joshua Brown
A short story on the vice of hubris, presented as a soliloquy.
By Esse Oh
Helpless, trying to find her way out of a world she's created for herself. Fantasy meets reality in this short story where the lines between truth and imagination are blurred.
By Megan B
Debbie, teenage neighbor of a psychopath named Mr. Lancaster, is given an chance to earn money on a lifeless July day. She excepts the job from Mr. Lancaster, but it was nothing she expected.
This was an assignment for school, a narrative story I had to write with no limitions and no guide on...
An obssesive young woman acts upon instict to get closer to an older mysterious stranger.
Simple, one day draft. first publication.
A reflection of an imagined day at an imagined beach.
Short Story | Updated Apr 4, 2011 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
By Janet Lopez
Nalia is a woman who lives in solitary, in her apartment. However, that does not seem to bother her at all. As she smells the pansies and enjoys the wind blowing across her face. She feels a sudden sensation of happiness, but one handsome gentleman catches her attention and she finds herself...
There's Nothing Good About Being Stuck In An Elevator - Or Is There?
Short Story | Updated Apr 3, 2011 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
A man tries to burn down another man's house.
Brad has always notices what people do, how they react to things, and behaviors of everyone. This includes Janitor Hayes. Brad notices that this particular person, a janitor, in fact, is always on the look out, his eyes a sweeper of the floors. Brad and his two friends are going to find out...
Abby's vision has always been a deteriorating thing, ever since second grade... but as her mortal vision gets worse, her true vision gets better. Now, as she nears closer to blind, she sees faries, pixies, and gnomes clearer, and always knows what is right. What can Abby do? Is it best to stay...
A girl named Lacie is in trouble again meeting strange people along the way that could help her remember the horrifying past she so wishes to forget.
â€œWhat else could you possibly want Cain!?â€ she screams, finding herself colliding against the wall, bracing herself.
Cain pulls something from one of his pockets that shimmers artificial death in the sunlightâ€”a gun. That horrible smiles carves his pale, gaunt face....
The sad story of a couple Scott and Jane.
Short Story | Updated Apr 1, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 5
Something is going on. Something is spreading. Isn't it fun not to know all the details?