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There were five of us, young scientists. In some ways, we were still children: the boys wore shorts, the girl wore a vest. Imaging: Yuri Levin, Unsplash Read More

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"An entertaining short horror story, HJ." Read More

A widower wanders through the wilderness searching for his dead wife and little boy. This "real-life magical fantasy" remains one of my favourite efforts (I rewrote it 32 times between October 2016 and September 2019, and Kissing Gate was my first story - originally there were two stories - the… Read More

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The key reason why the Patriots were able to come back and beat the Falcons in Superbowl LI. Read More

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Boris Sullivan is sick of hearing his mother nag him just because he hasn't gotten a job since graduating high school. It's time to teach his mother a lesson... Read More

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A showdown at the local gym between a veteran female pro wrestler and a young athletic male. Kyle has been working out his entire life and loves to spend his mornings training kickboxing. 'Whomp', his kick thumps against the Muay Thai pads. Again 'Whoomp', the sound echos across the room.… Read More

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Anthology of Life's Misadventures Read More
When the British Prime Minister is threatened he retreats to Chequers, his country seat where he can be protected. At least that was the idea. In the end it's a question of who can you trust? Read More
After meeting Willie Nelson at the Louisville State Fair, we continued out journey to Kansas City. Read More

Short Story / Other

July 13, 2020

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Bartô “I always thought that your existence could be insignificant.” The shortcut is not always the one that generates the most return. Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

July 13, 2020

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What does the mysterious bell mean for Esskray? Why is the Grey Baron acting so weird? The story continues as something in the air has everyone unsettled Read More

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A world where villains are sent hero’s too young to be fighting. Read More

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Strange tale involving a man being driven mad by a magnet used in an automobile junkyard and a couple of his friends who terrorize children with a fake ice cream truck. Read More

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Retired bounty hunter remembers the time he was hired to find a prospector's cache of gold nuggets--one way or the other. Read More

Short Story / Humor

July 12, 2020

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Need new words and phrases Read More

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help from a friend Read More
There is no work for an excavator and his crew due to the pandemic. Suddenly they are awarded a big digging contact... What's the catch... Read More

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There are many urban myths around the country. In Sussex the A23 is allegedly a very haunted road. One of the best known sightings is of a young woman hitching a lift. She is in distress and as soon as she gets into the unsuspecting motorists car, she disappears. So… Read More

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wussup with the GREY TIMES we've found ourselves in? 1970s - imysfm!!! Lord, give me Raleigh Choppers and paisley orange and green - hallelujah, alrigh!!! Read More

Short Story / Romance

July 12, 2020

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Missy Taylor is about to have her first blind date with a man she met online? Read More

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Jim is a simple man, who values the important things in life. (Submission for the Review Chain Contest using the prompt: That pickle just wasn't right) Read More

Short Story / Non-Fiction

July 12, 2020

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How a missing boy asked for help from another person in an unnatural way. Read More

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Short Story / Other

July 12, 2020

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Three slaps.... And it all ends... Read More

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Short Story / Thrillers

July 11, 2020

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Used my inner witch to write this... Read More

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HUMOUR. WEIRD. FLASH FICTION. DRUGS. Read More
A group of seriously deluded and deeply flawed human beings wade into the water of a lagoon for an underwater adventure. What is waiting for them in the dark and murky depths ...? Read More

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Everything reaches a breaking point. Read More

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After meeting Sir Galahad, a group of village children set out on their own quest for the Holy Grail Read More

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To get from here to there requires many stops in-between. Read More

Short Story / Romance

July 11, 2020

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Krystal lives in Clayton and she has a best friend named Jaydon. she figures out she is in love with him and she plans to tell him. but Jaydon gets in a horrible accident. find out what happens next in my book, Memories! Read More

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He was, I imagined, one of the nouveau riche. and wanted a riposte - something for his economic status. thing is, I've been in the game long enough to recognize an 'enfant terrible' with a pea shooter . . . Read More

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This is a short-story about the occult based in St. Louis, Missouri around the early 20th century. Based on true events, this story about goblin treasure is sure to amuse. Read More

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