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Featured August 23, 2019

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Patience Mackarness

Lost Time

Published Aug 17, 2019 · 398 words (2 minutes) · 3 likes · 225 views

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Ever since her husband’s death, an old woman has been behaving more and more oddly. But after she disappears for three days and turns up barefoot in the woods, her adult children decide it’s time to put their foot down—only to discover their mother is full of surprises. Kick off your weekend with this quick, light-hearted piece by Patience Mackarness, a semi-retired author living in France, where she often writes flash fiction from her antique VW camper van.

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Charlotte Platt

Grandma Jam

Published Aug 14, 2019 · 1,000 words (4 minutes) · 87 views

Humor Literary Fiction crime lgbtq sort of peaceful crime

Shortlisted for the WRITE festival's short story competition (https://theworduk.org/write-festival/) and included in this year's anthology, Grandma Jam is a story about a young man working night shift and making a new friend, of sorts.

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Homemade Jams
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David Perlmutter

"The Canadian Invasion"

Published Aug 13, 2019 · 3,505 words (13 minutes) · 89 views

Humor Satire Science Fiction

What a certain famous band would have been like had they come from the Great White North....

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K. V. Johansen

The Gallant Came Late

Published Aug 12, 2019 · 5,125 words (19 minutes)

Humor Historical Romance medieval Humour happily ever after (maybe)

I pinched the title from Sir Walter Scott, but this is of course another Danish ballad, one of the humorous ones. Three childhood friends, the old love triangle, a flooded river on the wedding day ...

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K. V. Johansen

Bold Ellensborg

Published Aug 12, 2019 · 4,234 words (16 minutes) · 1 view

Humor Historical Romance fairy tale medieval Humour Happily ever after?

Another humorous fairy tale based on a ballad from medieval Denmark. Bold Ellensborg, fed up with her beloved's failure to return from a trip to the Holy Land, crews a ship with her maidens and sets sail to fetch him home.

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Lindsey R. Loucks

Six

Published Aug 9, 2019 · 6,029 words (22 minutes) · 47 views

Horror Humor Mystery Science Fiction aliens time travel young adult

Anne has a strange feeling the mysterious lights in the sky have something to do with the number six she keeps seeing everywhere.

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Charlotte Platt

Leading Light

Published Aug 7, 2019 · 2,089 words (8 minutes) · 100 views

Fantasy Humor Strange magic islands Orkney WW2

In this slightly 'punk, slightly magical tale, a squadron of WW2 female pilots are on a mission to cause nuisance. Inspired by an open call by the wonderful Gallery of Curiosities, this story is a mixture of real WW2 information and magical re-imagination. Extra points for those who can spot the real life parts.

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K.G. Anderson

My Job Is Hell

Published Aug 6, 2019 · 726 words (3 minutes) · 1 like · 46 views

Fantasy Humor "flash fiction"

A special day in the life of a lonely succubus.

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Coolest subway station. Ever.
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Verna McKinnon

Desperate Barbarians

Published Aug 5, 2019 · 7,273 words (27 minutes) · 53 views

Fantasy Humor Funny barbarians

Even barbarian women have relationship problems that neither sword nor axe can fix.

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Jeremy Szal

The dataSultan of Streets and Stars

Published Aug 3, 2019 · 6,904 words (26 minutes)

Humor Science Fiction diverse first-person aliens character driven space opera istanbul cyberpunk AIs adventure software middle-east

A hacker with a price on his head returns to Istanbul to retrieve rogue AIs involved in a massacre. Only, the AIs have grown more intelligent (and mystical) than anyone thought possible.

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Galata, Istanbul