Metafiction stories, books, poems, and more

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You've now heard Jake's story - we now turn to see what Marcus has to say about his day. Find out about the bizarre dynamic between Jake's group and Marcus' group, find out the extremes to which they drive their insanity; most importantly, find out how the stories intertwine… Read More
This series is based on the real-life experiences of my most recent graduation trip. Each episode (day's account) is told through three different lenses, with varying personalities and social groups of the narrator. On Day 1 of Jake's Story, the narrator (Jake) describes the emotional rollercoaster experienced by members… Read More

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I don't know about you but I know when I am being watched. I get a prickly sensation on my skin and the hairs on the back of my neck stand up. This, along with a heightened sense of alert. The phenomenon has a name, scopaesthesia. I looked it… Read More
And I thought, what a hardworking cash machine. Read More
Maybe she was right. But maybe she wasn’t? I brushed it off. Nah. Mother knows best. Read More

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Sarah Michelson is a low-level accountant from 200 years in the future. She decides to become a professional writer, so she pitches a novel she wrote to an international digital book publisher. Her novel? A science fiction story set over a thousand years into her future, telling the story of… Read More
Another short story that I made in my Spring 2013 Fiction Writing class. The assignment was to have a character in the story to be aware that they're in a story and being controlled by the author (somewhere along the line). That's called Metafiction/Romantic Irony; yes I had to Google… Read More
Is fiction really just that, or is there more to it than we realize? We hear about the philosophy of fiction from a fictional character. Read More

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A young man watches a documentary about himself with his family, but, without his realising, the camera has intruded and exposed some secrets which he would rather keep concealed. Despite the title of the documentary, he is revealed to be far from being an 'ordinary man'. Read More
The Truth about Patrick Welles is an author’s attempt to escape his boundaries, by addressing them face first with an open and self-reflective context. The menial world of his character, Vivian, is forced to find a means of escape and can only turn within herself to get away from the… Read More
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