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Having a Laff (excerpts)

20 Little Excerpts from the Humorous Side of My Blog

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It was a dull claustrophobic December day and flakes of grey-white snow were settling on the terrace behind King’s Antiquarian Booksellers. 995 more words


Flash Fiction Friday *Well-Read Books*

Well-Read Books

By Lance Eaton

Viscous red liquid seeped from the pages of the closed book and crawled in all directions. I thought about what an interesting predicament this was. 259 more words


Love, Let Us!

Don’t forget to check out some of the other stories on my blog. There are over 120! 


If you are interested in joining a fortnightly 300 word story group please… 8 more words


A Labour of Magick

(600 words)

‘Traditional Magic’ was my grandfather’s special interest and when he died the books he’d collected over a lifetime were put into a book auction and sold mainly for a song. 610 more words


Clarissa's Missives

(600 words)

There’s a letter from Clarissa in the mail. The violet envelope stands out from it’s intimidating white neighbours. My heart beats a little faster. 648 more words



Every day he looks out that window and most days Chops looks back at him. Chops is short for Chop Suey which is a nickname for Susan which is an acceptable name for a cat, he thinks. 504 more words


Knowledge limitations

One of the funniest moments of my childhood is a situation I’ve been exposed to in fourth grade. I learned that humans have a “limited amount of brain cells.” With no hesitation, I stopped paying attention in the classroom, and soon after, my grades dropped dramatically. 102 more words