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Edge of Reality

This is the short (kind of) dystopian story I ended up writing for my final portfolio in creative writing class. I really had instead wanted to be writing the urban fiction/dystopian novel I am currently writing so this is loosely a prequel to some of the events that happen in the book.   1,607 more words


The Deeps, Part 7

Many times in our busy days we anticipate taking in a game, or maybe go out join a team and play one of our favorite sports, when the time becomes available. 2,006 more words


Jungle of emotions

It was the time when dusk turns into twilight. That moment when the sky is a brilliant, but diminishing, hue of colours. The day was still young. 1,118 more words


Monsoon Memories

The monsoon rains never felt as joyous as when the puddles of rain water began to make it’s splash. The splashing sound could be heard from every corner of the alley ways. 586 more words


Foot in Mouth

I WAS recently told this story by a friend of mine.

At the end of October he was away on a business trip and stumbled onto a Hallowe’en party in the hotel he was staying at. 182 more words

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Stone Mattress by Margaret Atwood

Telling tales…

:) :) :) :)

In her afterword, Margaret Atwood describes this book as a collection of nine ‘tales’, evoking “the world of the folk tale, the wonder tale, and the long-ago teller of tales”. 1,055 more words

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