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She wasn’t sure how many days she’d been there when the man from before came and sat next to her on the dock after dinner. He was always friendly, but his usual exuberance seemed tempered in the face of her apathetic exhaustion. She slid the box of cigarettes and a… Read More

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Roberta Sanders is a young woman in her twenties, who is in therapy after a broken marriage ends dramatically for her. Read More
The real pandemic finally arrives. Read More

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Ellie Ossen, 26, wakes up with a severe memory loss. She's determined to keep her life while investigating what happened to her. Meanwhile, she's set between work on her vocalist project, give a good impression with everyone she talks to and, of course, get back her identity. ---- Read More
Meet Reagan, Pepper, and Lily. A trio of 20 somethings who share their first apartment, located on Vickery Circle. Between the three of them, they deal with conflict, laughs, and tears as they try to navigate through this new life of being a “responsible adult.” Together they discover that although… Read More
A struggling street musician meets a man that changes his life forever. Read More

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In season two, Johnny Burell finds living with another man's identity has its challenges. Season one of SWITCH (with an updated episode 3) can be found on Booksie Read More

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Will loses his father. Read More

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Bobby was the Golden Boy, a quarterback and athlete of rare football skills. He had it all, the Golden Boy won all the games, dated the Homecoming Queen and could do no wrong. Then his soul was lost to drugs that lead him to commit a terrific tragic accident. The… Read More
A bolt of lightning fried our modem, un-plugging me from the Matrix for a few days and this short story was the result of having plenty of quieter time to think. I'm sure there are plenty of little nagging mistakes that I missed, or places that it could have been… Read More
This the the backstory of Yagi Toshinori (Hero name: All Might) in America. A Japanese-born, half white hero who comes to America, finds his place, and grows into the icon the series represents him as now. Read More

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help from a friend Read More

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Come the Moment: A collection of Intimate coming-of-age short stories about people you think you know. With a famous person obliquely revealed through every story, Come the Moment gives you a glimpse of the human face behind the legend. But can you see them? Can you unravel the truth? Dreamers,… Read More
If you are given a second chance in your life, what would you like to fix? Read More

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A woman wakes up from an incredible dream Read More
When two, young lovers find a winning lottery ticket they question if they have the courage to use it to change their lives? Read More
Need motivation for today? Read on! Read More
Adolescence stinks. Beatrice is entering her last year of middle school after dealing with the death of her father and now the dead are talking at her. What else could go wrong? Read More

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How to avoid character descriptions. Read More
A satisfying stroke of luck. Read More

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Through no nefarious acts, Johnny Burell finds himself with the identity of another man. Just so happens this other man is rich. Mo money, mo problems. He must deal with a drug cartel while trying to keep a steamy relationship with a girl he just met. Read More

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A story told by Grand Pa, of how he helps fix his family and his beloved grandson Bobee. Read More

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A story told by Grand Pa of how he helps fix his family, and his beloved grandson Bobee. Read More

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A story told by Grand Pa, of how he helps fix his family and his beloved grandson Bobee... Read More
A man on the brink of being freed from prison, finds himself housed with a violent cellmate from whom there's no escape. Read More

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A story of endless retaliation. After his Afghan family is blown to pieces in a U.S. bombing campaign, Farooq and his Uncle Vetro set out for revenge. Jihad. They plot to spread a deadly virus worldwide using a poker tournament. Read More
The story of a woman whose love is ruled by too much heart Read More

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A story of racism and class in America - who knows, it might have been yesterday. Read More
It's been five years since they graduated, but at a party with her old friends, Janine can't help the sinking feeling that nothing has changed at all. Read More

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December 02, 2018

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A very short story of a man who works in Hell. Read More
Harvey's life has been one nightmare after another and it only gets worse. His drug addiction to skunk has terrible consequences for his mental health. He can't stop the voices from controlling him, he is the puppet and his voices are his masters. When the masters say punch, he has… Read More
i have changed the names of most of the people in this story but i am sure once they read it they will recognise themselves. the story of country life in rural france - is pure fiction but i have borrowed some of the names and characters from real life.… Read More
A knock at the door that you have been waiting for, but still aren't ready for when it comes. Read More

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This story follows Lucy, an elderly elephant who reminisces about her past and what brought her to the Sanctuary she now resides in. From the plains of Africa and the seedy underground of the circus, to the one man, she lost her heart too. Read More

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a short story about growing up in a tense, dysfunctional family. Read More