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Short Story / Humor

December 31, 1969

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Use a dog zapper to control rude children. Sarcastic Humor. Read More

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Four extremely short stories. Read More

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A beautiful woman, a bet and a gambling addiction. Read More

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Comments: 4

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Yesterday I posted a story called 'Subject 19' but was later told that I began it in the middle of the story so... Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More
A brief fiction account of a COVID-19 victim. Read More
An old man has recently lost his friend, and has now one last mission to accomplish for old time's sake. The story is set in an Afghan village and reflects local traditions and beliefs. Read More

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Cara Stamford is three-years-old when her mother, Rose, decides to jump off the Coronado Bridge with Cara in her arms. Thankfully, Nick Weaver and his father, Sam, are fishing down below and save Cara, although her beloved mother drowns. Fifteen years later, Cara and Nick meet again. This time, Cara… Read More

Short Story / Memoir

July 16, 2020

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A boy finds a sleeping man in the stable. Read More

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Why and how Read More

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Comments: 5

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Everyday I get off my usual train on my way home from work at Longmeadow train station. I see the same beggar everyday...I am curious to find out how he ended up like this... Read More

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mythoughtsishare Read More

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#psa

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In a world where mental illness is not understood we only see each others faliures Read More

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Comments: 4

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Short Story / Fantasy

July 15, 2020

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A story about a different character in the same world as my "Flint's Search" story. Lyleah, a court investigator in the city of Alexander, must solve a deep and complex case as she investigates the murder of the mayor. Danger lies deep in the shadows, but Lyleah also has a… Read More
Alex's parents have gone missing, and, despite what everyone tells Alex, Alex and Jackson go to where they were last seen to find them. Read More

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Comments: 1

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A little boy goes missing. The writer narrates how portion of her soul was stolen in her childhood as a result of this and the subsequent events. Read More

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"Very sad. Thanks for sharing this story. " Read More

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HUMOUR. WEIRD. OPIUM. FLASH FICTION. Read More
For one immortal, a short-cut through intergalactic space proves tragic, for another, an opportunity. Read More

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He seems to be all lost in a dream world. Is he dead? Is he in the middle of a nightmare? What is really going on? Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

July 14, 2020

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fantasy, mythology, science fiction, adventure story. Read More

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Angela has been dreaming of going to this haunted house for a very long time. She finally gets to go, but it turns into a living nightmare! Read More

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A horror flash with a touch of humor. Cover image: Lewis Parsons on Unsplash. Read More

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What if the man you promised an endless love rose up from his own grave? Read More

Short Story / Other

July 14, 2020

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The article is about the suitability of virtual schooling classes and online exam during COVID19 lockdown Read More

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Comments: 1

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indulge in a fast paced journey to reverse the spell from the queen witch to turn children's nightmares into peaceful dreams once more. Read More