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Short Story / Romance

May 06, 2019

Reads: 125

Comments: 1

ROMANTIC FANTASY A chance encounter on a holiday abroad leads to love and enjoyment! Photo by The Tonik on Unsplash Read More

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"Very knowing. Very finely observed. I hope you enjoyed your Cretan holiday though your narrative screams: 'Never Again!'" Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

May 21, 2019

Reads: 126

DARK FANTASY A Lovelorn Lonely Story for Our Time Read More

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Book / Romance

December 31, 1969

Reads: 1413

Comments: 1

Likes: 7

Shelves: 1

https://spoti.fi/2NSW0A5 RUNNING ON EMPTY PLAYLIST. Read More

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"I am no pro or anything I am just a regular ole nobody but I must say after reading your writing I love it when writers don't sugarcoat things f..." Read More

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Short Story / Romance

December 31, 1969

Reads: 258

Likes: 4

ROMANTIC FANTASY An ethereal love story Updated: 25.06.19 Image: Claudio Scott on Pixabay Read More

Short Story / Mystery and Crime

June 09, 2019

Reads: 72

Shelves: 1

This is a mystery, crime, thriller, suspense, and occult short-story. A whodunit, of sorts. You can purchase this on amazon.com. Read More

Short Story / Horror

June 09, 2019

Reads: 113

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

How many times as a child did your mum and dad take you to places you found very dull? Perhaps it was just as well you held their hands. Old ruins hold secrets. Read More

Short Story / Humor

June 09, 2019

Reads: 59

Comments: 8

I was once stalked and ambushed in a forest...This is the dialogue between two stalkers and their target in the woods. Read More

Short Story / Romance

June 09, 2019

Reads: 82

Comments: 3

Short Story / Literary Fiction

June 09, 2019

Reads: 72

She's you. Read More
A short-story about a man thinking about the implication of a fairy tale wedding Read More

Short Story / Thrillers

June 08, 2019

Reads: 71

Comments: 1

Eloise Rhett just wanted to eat her Mac and cheese. Sadly, someone tried to kill her. (She thought his method was extremely cliche) Read More

Short Story / Fan Fiction

June 08, 2019

Reads: 56

Comments: 1

When NASA looses communications with an experimental space station they send two astronauts into space to investigate the mysterious incident. Unfortunately for the unsuspecting astronauts, there is a powerful super-human being lurking in the shadows of the space station, waiting for them. Part 1 of a continuous series. Read More

Short Story / Humor

June 08, 2019

Reads: 42

Hershel is an old-time rag trade salesman who lives for the bit. Read More
CHILDHOOD. FAMILY. FANTASY. FLASH FICTION. FROM THE COLLECTION, " BORN UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF SHADOWS. " NO 112 Read More

Short Story / Other

June 08, 2019

Reads: 35

A story about a crow and a expectant bride. Read More

Short Story / Non-Fiction

June 08, 2019

Reads: 82

Comments: 4

Have you ever swum nakedly in an ocean or water? A story written when I was inside the water.... Read More

Short Story / Horror

June 08, 2019

Reads: 74

Comments: 2

A story about an individual plagued by terrifying dreams that make little sense. Read More

Short Story / Flash Fiction

June 08, 2019

Reads: 59

Comments: 6

Another story inspired by Reaper's prompt challenge at the Imaginarium House, this time about intentionally trying to find solitude. Cover image: pixabay.com Read More

Short Story / Other

June 08, 2019

Reads: 74

Comments: 1

It takes some time to convince people to help a helpless person. Read More

Short Story / Thrillers

June 08, 2019

Reads: 48

Comments: 1

A girl running away from her kidnapper, her father is searching for her in a local market and her kidnapper might be there too.... Read More

Short Story / Mystery and Crime

June 08, 2019

Reads: 120

Comments: 2

John Handful leaves a town where he is no longer wanted. But nothing is what it seems Read More

Short Story / Romance

June 08, 2019

Reads: 68

Comments: 4

Reads: 70

Short Story / Romance

June 07, 2019

Reads: 57

Story is about people living with dementia in a nursing home and carers who are looking after them. Read More

Short Story / Horror

June 07, 2019

Reads: 154

Comments: 3

Entry for the flash fiction contest. Read More

Short Story / Mystery and Crime

June 07, 2019

Reads: 199

Comments: 2

CHILDHOOD.FAMILY. FANTASY. FLASH FICTION. FROM THE COLLECTION, " BORN UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF SHADOWS " NO 111 Read More

Short Story / Horror

June 07, 2019

Reads: 59

a night of drinking takes a wrong turn with innocent little maren, a new adult who just wants love. Read More

Short Story / Flash Fiction

June 07, 2019

Reads: 55

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

This was inspired by an actual experience I had In Sydey...the boy with a flute was real. Read More

Short Story / Flash Fiction

June 07, 2019

Reads: 111

Comments: 5

Short story written in 200 words for the Booksie Summer 2019 Flash Fiction Contest Read More
The city is covered with heavy snow. They are freezing to death. Can they give up? Read More

Short Story / Humor

June 07, 2019

Reads: 46

Shelves: 1

A youth memoir from my updated olden times: How many Ali(s) in Bursa? Read More

Short Story / Humor

June 07, 2019

Reads: 70

Comments: 3

A child dealing with the temptations of life. Read More

Short Story / Science Fiction

June 07, 2019

Reads: 73

Comments: 4

A modern corporation will embrace its users. Photo by Jacob Postuma on Unsplash (370 words). Read More

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" I liked the way you described the AI story. It is likely to be true in the future. Having a romance with an AI. Not sure about technician part..." Read More

Short Story / Non-Fiction

June 06, 2019

Reads: 83

Lonliness,yes i am going to talk about it as i know it better then any other  being.A person who has concious to extreme. I will start my story from the beggining.I think my memories starts when i was five years old.And in that initial stage i observed two very important… Read More
Removing net fishing at Port Phillips through its next eight years has been executed by way of legislative reform, apparently to have resolved resource pressures alongside the escalating disagreement between commercial and recreational fishers (Hardiman, 2010). Policy intentions by Fisheries Victoria for resource conservation and protection of fisheries resources, habitats… Read More

Short Story / Other

June 06, 2019

Reads: 63

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

Just a little something about the effects a person can have Read More

Short Story / Non-Fiction

June 06, 2019

Reads: 87

Comments: 4

This was a short story written for hullabloo22's The Imaginarium House Summer 2019 Collection. Read More
CHILDHOOD.FAMILY. FANTASY.FLASH FICTION. FROM THE COLLECTION, " BORN UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF SHADOWS " NO 110 Read More
A Mystery on many levels is just beginning to unfold in Crux Harbour, where things are not exactly what they seem. Read More

Short Story / Other

June 06, 2019

Reads: 42

A story about Yuri, a hunter of a small hill tribe. Read More

Short Story / Science Fiction

June 06, 2019

Reads: 52

Comments: 1

In the not so distant future, a device called the STREAM allows people to share and exchange memories. Milo decides to sell a few of his to make up for expenses, and soon everything's headed downhill. Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

June 06, 2019

Reads: 58

Shelves: 1

the final chapter of Fire wind red! we will find out who done it and the future of our team of heroes! Read More

Short Story / Mystery and Crime

June 06, 2019

Reads: 110

Shelves: 1

A young woman approaches a private detective with a peculiar problem. She had been picked over scores of other candidates for a position as a nanny just outside the Suffolk coastal town of Oxmarket. The one immutable requirement was that she cut her hair to a particular style. She was… Read More