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  • Short Story » Narrative, Literature
    Reflections on a Reflection

    The afternoon sun burst into the room. Passing through the light pink curtains, it gave the entire room a dreamy appearance. The house was empty. The silence of the usually ...

    Anwesha - Wed Jul 11, 2012 1:24 pm

  • Short Story » Dramatic, Literature
    The Rehab Centre - Part 2.

    It had been two weeks now, Emily was out of the Rehab Centre and back in her old home with her husband, Jack. She hadn't self harmed in a while ...

    TheGirlInTheDress - Sun Jul 08, 2012 6:03 pm

  • Short Story » Dramatic, Literature
    The Rehab Centre - Part 1.

    Part 2 is here:

    TheGirlInTheDress - Sun Jul 08, 2012 5:08 pm

  • Short Story » Literature, Realistic
    Ellie and John

    "Maybe one day you'll tell her of how she is the constant reminder of her Mother, John?" A woman's voice ran out, it was John's wife's Mother. ...

    TheGirlInTheDress - Sat Jul 07, 2012 10:13 pm

  • Short Story » Literature, Narrative
    The Show

    The street was wet, the infinite reflections of the infinite number of city lights diving into the depths of something with a striking straightness, the cars rolling past with their ...

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    Andsoonandso - Mon Jul 02, 2012 6:58 am

  • Short Story » Dramatic, Literature
    The Beast's Game

    She walks along the fine line between happiness and despair; she plays a dangerous game of life and death. A terrible fate awaits her fall – patiently biding its ...

    katiehorsie - Sun Jul 01, 2012 9:16 pm

  • Short Story » Realistic, Literature

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    ahhhsmusch - Tue Jun 26, 2012 7:10 pm

  • Short Story » Humor, Literature
    Equity Division

    Equity Division Ahem. “- Oh I’m the mistake. Yes I’m the mistake you made. Yes how could I forget? You’re the one who has supported us all these-” ...

    joshuapaul - Tue Jun 26, 2012 10:57 am

  • Short Story » Realistic, Literature
    Skin and Bones

    Fiction in need of urgent critique

    joshuapaul - Tue Jun 19, 2012 11:50 am

  • Short Story » Literature, Humor
    The Tortoise and the Hare (revisisted)

    A POV assignment for writing class, and now I must read it in front of everyone for a school talent show. O_O Anyway, tell me how it is. (I need ...

    EloquentDragon - Fri May 11, 2012 2:18 am

  • Short Story » Culture, Literature
    The Confession

    Zachery had a violent father. Everyone knew that, the teachers, the police, even the women who ran the sweet shop down little lane. The funny thing was that no one ...

    EvensLily - Sat Apr 21, 2012 5:16 pm

  • Short Story » General, Literature
    Sweet Nectar Haven

    I shut the door of the greenhouse, cautiously checking behind where I stood and slowly began to pace my feet further into the glass structure. Contrasting with my very actions, ...

    SpencerNolanRivers - Thu Apr 12, 2012 1:26 am

  • Short Story » Literature, Health
    The Magic Mushroom - Keep My Casket Closed

    It seemed as if the only thing that was meaningful in my life was the mushrooms. In four weeks, I had lost everything. I had failed every test. I was ...

    Ayanamaste - Sat Apr 07, 2012 7:37 pm

  • Short Story » Literature, Realistic
    Motion in a Minute

    Emma was a particularly close friend of mine... actually, maybe that's incorrect. I didn't know her very well at all, but it seemed as if I would always seek out ...

    Threnody - Fri Apr 06, 2012 4:56 pm

  • Short Story » Literature, Narrative

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    Pom - Wed Apr 04, 2012 6:29 pm

In the winter months, gale storms in Svalbard can reach wind speeds of 130 km/h. Accompanied by or following snowfall, such storms can reduce visibility dramatically, more so in the winter months of the polar night. During these storms, travel is not advised.
— The Documentarian