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Poem / Non-Fiction

December 31, 1969

Reads: 230

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Real life and real people struggle. Everybody says they’re okay, how many of us actually are? Read More

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Book / Young Adult

December 31, 1969

Reads: 211

Likes: 1

Shelves: 1

The Enchanted Opal is an exciting collection of thirteen unique short stories suitable for readers of all ages, The opening story features a young Chinese lad named Digger Lei, who travels on a sailing Clipper to the gold fields of Australia in search of his grandfather's lost opal mine. Then.… Read More

Short Story / Literary Fiction

June 24, 2019

Reads: 27

Three sharply dressed men sitting in a diner. Read More

Short Story / Literary Fiction

June 21, 2019

Reads: 46

I stare, he stares back, moves when I move. But he is not me. He is only a perversion of myself, because I am me, as far as I am concerned. However, he leaves when I leave, also if I gaze long enough I become petrified, and so does he.… Read More
This is a literary fiction, short-story. Read More

Short Story / Literary Fiction

June 19, 2019

Reads: 68

Comments: 1

a man's struggle with depression and loneliness fuels him to seek any cure of i through the one person he feels he knows could save him. Further Note This is actually something I posted for my creative writing class, so now besides his criticism of the character being inactive, I… Read More

Short Story / Literary Fiction

June 19, 2019

Reads: 67

Comments: 4

Please note: This story is also included in The Imaginarium Summer 2019 Collection. Cover image: Pixabay.com Read More

Short Story / Literary Fiction

June 19, 2019

Reads: 64

Comments: 7

A lecturer ends up in front of a weird audience. Read More
a story about a young boy moving into his grandmothers house Read More

Short Story / Literary Fiction

June 16, 2019

Reads: 63

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

A girl, an incident, a way of life, India in 1930. A time when tribals, untouchables, castes and Nobility was well demarcated. Read More
A grieving man resists comfort only to find it where he least expects it. Read More

Short Story / Literary Fiction

June 09, 2019

Reads: 72

Comments: 1

An Irish grave digger fatally slacks off work. Read More
A writer moves to the Austrian mountains after losing his wife. God speaks to him in a dream and commands him to build a boat. He complies - but there is no flood. Read More

Short Story / Literary Fiction

June 09, 2019

Reads: 71

She's you. Read More
From the attic of a suburban family’s home, a mysterious stranger fixes their problems… Read More

Short Story / Literary Fiction

June 04, 2019

Reads: 72

Comments: 1

A man appeared who gathered a following. Read More
A short story about the end of an abusive relationship. Read More
a professional gambler finds himself on the verge of a nervous breakdown for reasons he cannot explain. Read More

#angry, #men

Short Story / Literary Fiction

June 02, 2019

Reads: 46

This is a story I wrote that is far apart from my other works. This is the story that involves millions of other married people that are going through the times of dealing with issues that they cannot control but are keeping hope. This story is dedicated to the people… Read More

Short Story / Literary Fiction

June 02, 2019

Reads: 85

Comments: 1

A young girl's reflection on Earth. Read More

Short Story / Literary Fiction

May 31, 2019

Reads: 64

Comments: 1

Are lies bad? Why are they bad? Have you ever thought of a world without lies? Where everyone tells the truth. Read More

#lies, #truth

Short Story / Literary Fiction

May 29, 2019

Reads: 57

Idea i had for a short story 20 years ago .. About a minor league character who finds himself at a unusual game in 1990 the last year of Comisky park.. Read More

Short Story / Literary Fiction

May 28, 2019

Reads: 66

Comments: 4

All illustrations from pixabay.com Read More
a short story about a young teen named leah struggling with her mental illnesses. the story progresses throughout a process of leah's struggles and how she decided to get over those obstacles. Read More

Short Story / Literary Fiction

May 27, 2019

Reads: 79

Comments: 1

A window to one of the cracks in the system. Read More
Lexi is an ordinary woman who has been married to a solid but ordinary man for many years. She is going through a mid-life crisis and has an affair with her best friend's husband. What will be the impact of her actions on her marriage, her life, her friends? Read More
The art is not falling in love, but finding your love all over again. Read More

Short Story / Literary Fiction

May 21, 2019

Reads: 80

Comments: 5

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It's a micro story Read More

Short Story / Literary Fiction

May 19, 2019

Reads: 73

What do you expect when you choose to buy a really cheap car from a classified add. Read More

Short Story / Literary Fiction

May 17, 2019

Reads: 61

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

Lorcan Hobbs in a twisted, wretched tale of love, lies, and deceit - and a feverish search for legitimacy. Read More

Short Story / Literary Fiction

May 14, 2019

Reads: 137

Comments: 4

A pure fictional story of a CEO and his mistress. A social comment about prostitution. Read More
Cantankerous, volatile artist Ed Pinellas - who sleeps by day and works all night - wows a small community and the nephew he vilifies. Read More
- Are you sure that I am going to be your spy in the USA? - Any person in the USA is already a spy in a sense, - the lieutenant Colonel of the Federal Security Service of Russia said. - But since you invest in this word the specific… Read More

Short Story / Literary Fiction

May 13, 2019

Reads: 72

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

In my opinion WOMANITY (may be seem grammatically wrong but I coined the term ) is more proper than Feminism because Feminism is generally about to get right and for justice in patriarchy. Womanity (should) refuse patriarchy with its every kind of dominance. Womanity is a story of women exploitation.… Read More
a bullied teen confronts his assailant, which brings surprising results. Read More