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<p> Born-late punk, Vera McAlister, has just found the cure for her Santa Cruz, summertime blues. The risks are high and the price tag, even higher. If one is the loneliest number, then two, or even three, may be just about right. </p> Read More
<p> After the murder of a popular woman, the small settlement gathers to figure the crime out. </p> Read More

Short Story / Other

September 21, 2017

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<p> While preparing for another attack, Paul--the leader of a terrorist group--begins to have second thoughts. </p> Read More
Zootopia Revelations is a fanmade story based on the Disney movie itself called Zootopia. In this story, humans exist with the mammals of Zootopia, but are separated. The humans were researching and conducting experiments on various animals giving them human features and characteristics, thus making them anthropomorphic. They were intelligent&#8230; Read More

Short Story / Mystery and Crime

September 20, 2017

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<p> A psychiatrist comes across a troubled young girl in which a new territory is soon explored </p> Read More

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<p> Detective Elizabeth is a busy homicide detective busy easily solving crimes until she gets handed an unsolvable case </p> Read More

Tags: crime, detective

Poem / Poetry

September 19, 2017

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<p> Life in the Ghetto </p> Read More

Tags: crime, ghetto, gangs

<p> Leo Oliver Crab Number 8. An assassin is sent from Sydney to commit several crimes in Adelaide, Leo Crab is contracted to stop him. </p> Read More
<p> There were many people who witnessed the horrible event but this is the story of witness number one: Ayaka. Find out what happened to this perfect student. </p> Read More

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Anawalt is a city torn between luxury and poverty, ambition and desolation, prosperity and misery. The illicit activities in the West are looming over the flourishing East, threatening its affluence and welfare. What happens when a family is caught in the midst of this chaos? Read More
This is a fan fiction based on the city of Los Santos from GTA 5. The basis of the story is the Pacific Standard Heist Read More
<p> "No war can end war except a total war which leaves no human creature on earth. Each war creates the causes of war: hate, desire for revenge and have-nots, desperate with need." Zelda Popkin </p> Read More

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<p> Caroline was just one of four victims but she made it out with her sanity. </p> Read More
When Clare, Lise and Kelly arrive at The Scarry Inn just before a major storm, they’re thrilled to learn they’ll be staying in the room known as The Coffin, which is decorated with coffin beds and other macabre decorations. Little do they know that one of them will end up&#8230; Read More

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<p> a story about love, a sense of belonging and how far you would go when desperate . part one </p> Read More

Tags: love, crime, demon

<p> New to this site and trying to catch my bearings ???? Here is a rough draft of a story I'm currently working on </p> Read More
<p> A very short piece written from a perspective. A somewhat unusual short story??? </p> Read More
<p> The second prequel in the Rising Star stories. </p> Read More

Tags: crime, fighting

<p> latest edition to the jack burke detective series and part of the collection tales from beyond the shadows by patrick g moloney. </p> Read More

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<p> System That day Ranjeet was looking through his flat's window towards the road, he was not in hurry and worry today, as it was Sunday today and he had no headache to go to his hospital . Ranjeet Mallik had recently joined as a P.R.O in a multi specialty&#8230; Read More

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<p> This is an introduction to the first of twenty short stories that I am working on. The stories will share the environment of pubs, bars and alehouses. The lives of gamblers, killers, thieves and wanted men seeking refuge in boozers will be explored- men who have nothing left to&#8230; Read More

Book / Horror

September 08, 2017

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<p> The story is set between the two worlds, the dead and the living. A teenage girl named Susie Fringe begins to experience supernatural things after meeting the boy on the train. But he's been missing for a couple of weeks. Later in the story, Susie finds herself as a&#8230; Read More

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<p> this is short story... well... when i wrote this after that i didn't corrected mistakes and there are lexical and grammatical mistakes, sorry for that.! so if u read it and if u liked it, i'll correct all mistakes... thanks... </p> Read More
<p> A 17-year-old Daughter Searches For Her Mother Who was Kidnapped At Night. </p> Read More

Short Story / Humor

September 06, 2017

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<p> Detective Barnes gets high on a wonder drug, chaos ensues. </p> Read More

Tags: fantasy, humour, crime

Book / Mystery and Crime

September 06, 2017

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<p> Lana, a simple but smart girl, starts a job at one of the best companies in the country. It's large, filled with hardworking people, it gives high salaries, what would you possibly want more than that? But, one day that company turns into a nightmare, one of the employees&#8230; Read More

Tags: murder, crime

<p> Latest addition to the "Tales from beyond the shadows" collection. </p> Read More

Book / Literary Fiction

September 06, 2017

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A story that tells of a young man who has lost things, and strives to live his life comfortably..., Yet he does not know that he lives in a city full of chaos ... Various trials and obstacles he faced and remained stern against him ... There are various moral&#8230; Read More

Book / Mystery and Crime

September 05, 2017

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Comments: 2

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Sure, I wanted them dead. But not like that. I was supposed to be in charge of this story. Not him. The worst part? I couldn't find whoever it was stealing my ideas. Read More

Tags: mystery, crime

Reads: 58

Comments: 5

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A mother and child being chased by a killer. After the harrowing night the mother spirals to alcohol and expired drugs. So why is Life Told on Gravestones? Read More
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