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Descent (Sample 2) DRAFT

(continued from earlier post….)

Packed and ready to move on, Sam was looked across the rocky top of the peak, and readied himself for the journey back down. 1,598 more words


Used Up

On the new planet, everyone spread out. No one wanted to be near one another. Not after what had happened. Not after what we’d done. 280 more words

Flash Fiction

Woe: An Excerpt

By the time the apocalypse started manifesting in anything resembling tangible form, nobody cared. By the time God’s plan for us was revealed in all its revelatory splendour, there were few with the wherewithal to appreciate it. 1,489 more words

Creative Writing

Milk and Honey

The patisserie was the best in town, she told me several times, as I followed her quick gait down twisting, bustling, narrow streets. It was a bright Sunday morning and shoppers and tourists crowded the cobblestone walkways and elegant squares. 1,548 more words

(c) Aki Gibbons

StoryADay in May -- Day Twenty-five: A Worthy Honor

prompt: Resolve the Conflict In Your Story Based on Your Main Character’s Abilities

A Worthy Honor

             It was true. Roscoe had one skill in life, negotiating. 1,027 more words


Jalapeno Poppers - Mondays Finish the Story

Jalapeno Poppers

The only residents remaining in the small town of Miners Hill are spirits. Unfortunately, some learned about this the hard way.

Thad and Gina stopped into the diner at Vernonville. 218 more words

Short Fiction