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Don't Thrash Around

Maud tilted her head at me and said “Everything is fine for the first three months then the rot sets in and the wheels fall off.  661 more words


Flash Fiction: Evil Genius

Randy was the new kid in class, so he didn’t get to see Bradshaw hills with us during last term’s excursion. For this term’s, we had formulated a plan to trick him. 167 more words


Quantum Wanderlust

Quantum Wanderlust

Book Review

Thirteen authors answer that question with short stories about time travel. Go back in time to right a wrong, forward to see the future. 285 more words



Afterward, they would argue about who turned back first.

Ten minutes ago, when she made him pull over so she could walk the rest of the way home, the maverick in her started planning. 267 more words


New Years’ Eve 24-Hour Flash Fiction Horror Contest

While most of the world raise glasses of champagne, we writers are at home putting words to the page. I.P. hosts a flash fiction contest in honor of Mary Shelley and her classic novel  80 more words


Short Story Saturday: Ava Torn

“Hello, Ava.” She froze, as the voice rang in her ears. This man. This person. He could not be here.

“Ava!” He called, as she forced herself through the crowd. 416 more words

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Smart Phones for Smart Writers

One of the great conundrums of the modern age is that despite all the technology which has been developed, and despite all the labour-saving devices we have in our homes, we appear to have less and less time. 578 more words

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