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“It ain’t nothin’,” Jim said as he peeled off his worn leather gloves.  He stood with one hand on his hip and the other fiddling with his moustache as he admired the old oak. 331 more words

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On the Floor

“It rolled under the couch!” The children shouted in unison.  “Can you get it?”

The worried father hesitated and weighed the options.  None were clear winners.   148 more words


It Girl

Chapter One

The girl’s name was Skyler, but all of her friends called her Sky. Well, they would if she had any. Sky was a confident, beautiful, proud, and happy girl… in her head. 371 more words



You sit on the couch in the living room, staring blankly at the TV. You are not interested in what is being showed on the TV, after all it is Africa Magic Yoruba and their IQ-draining stories. 379 more words

Short Stories

[Free eBook] Some of the Best from Tor.com: 2016 Edition [Science Fiction & Fantasy Anthology]

Some of the Best from Tor.com: 2016 Edition is the latest volume in the eponymous anthology series of sf/fantasy short stories, free for a limited time courtesy of publisher Tor Books. 320 more words


The Distant Sky

Looking up at the bright, golden sun making its way through the crisp November sky left her feeling strangely empty and alone as she contemplated its beauty. 563 more words

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las'hark (series) by blue meets green

I was reading on Tumblr a post on a writing prompt for Supernatural and thought using the writing prompts for Star Trek to develop a new story series. 1,692 more words

Star Trek