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  • Short Story » Romantic
    acid+base=salt+water
    5

    It's Friday and a chunk of golden chicken drips, cook-marks sizzling on the bottom of melted crumbs shining in the fake light of your unnatural landscape. Today it was a ...


    Liz - Sun Dec 12, 2004 4:25 am

  • Short Story » General
    The Insecures
    4

    This piece may or may not fit here. I wrote this for an English project and am eagerly awaiting my English teacher's feedback. I'm attached to it though and would ...


    SilverWright - Sat Dec 11, 2004 11:04 pm

  • Short Story » Romantic
    Your Smoke
    10

    Last night the rain was whispering on your cheap, leaking roof with the unstable tiles, and you and your cigarette were whispering against my neck. I could feel your hot ...


    Liz - Sat Dec 11, 2004 9:25 am

  • Short Story » Romantic
    Chrismas Angel
    7

    Christmas Angel The sun never ceased to smile at you that summer. She splashed growing plants and trees in a perpetual spree of sunlight and warmth, never failing to share ...


    Nvrmnd - Fri Dec 10, 2004 6:34 pm

  • Short Story » Fantasy
    Really Short Short Story
    15

    This is the true definition of a "short story." Read and enjoy. I appreciate any and all critique, so don't be shy! Author's Note: This was written for my Reading ...


    Skye - Fri Dec 10, 2004 2:32 am

  • Short Story » Fantasy
    Seeker of the Blade
    11

    Seeker of the Blade Prologue ______________ Born of the Shadow As the sun reached its peak of noonday’s mark, a slight breeze swept across the rises of the emerald grasslands ...


    Meshalidar - Wed Dec 08, 2004 9:55 pm

  • Short Story » General
    In My Way
    5

    Beginning of a short story I haven't gotten around to finishing. Title needs to be different. (Song credit: Leonard Cohen) Like a bird on a wire Like a drunk in ...


    marzipan - Wed Dec 08, 2004 5:01 am

  • Short Story » General
    Face Cream
    7

    This face cream thing is getting out of hand. "Just one, darling, just buy one." No, I keep telling her, I don't want to buy your face cream. So she ...


    marzipan - Wed Dec 08, 2004 2:04 am

  • Short Story » Romantic
    Just A Tragic Flaw
    11

    Quietly sipping her raspberry Italian Soda, Madeleine turned her head in a jerky fashion toward the stairs every time she heard someone begin to ascend them. In the in between ...


    penny - Mon Dec 06, 2004 8:57 pm

  • 10

    Cameron Reeves… what can I say about the kid? Well for one thing, he’s about the smartest guy I’ve ever met. Lord knows if I mention the Aeneid to any ...


    WinterGrimm - Mon Dec 06, 2004 4:50 am

  • Short Story » Romantic
    Vanilla
    5

    This is a scene from what hopefully will turn out to be a book. I'd really appreciate some help with it. -penny ...I didn’t make it to my stay room ...


    penny - Sun Dec 05, 2004 10:57 pm

  • Short Story » General
    Title to be decided
    3

    This, to be honest, is kind of weird and you may not understand purely because it is the beginning of a project i hope to carry on with over a ...

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    mim - Sun Dec 05, 2004 7:48 pm

  • Short Story » Fantasy
    The America Project
    17

    This is an incomplete story, obviously. However i'm working out some plot plausibility things currently, so this is all i can give you. cheers. Alyce It is late in November ...


    A.O. Avalon - Sat Dec 04, 2004 10:25 pm

  • Short Story » General
    The Boy Who Swallowed the Universe
    7

    This is more of a fable or allegory than anything else, I think, so please keep an open mind while reading. It came off the top of my head one ...


    bubblewrapped - Fri Dec 03, 2004 10:00 pm

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    This is the first of a few short stories introducing some of my most ancient vampires. I'll do more work on this one--Ferric--since he's one of my favorites. Especially insane ...


    Tessitore - Fri Dec 03, 2004 4:56 am


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