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James Van Pelt

Its Hour Come Round

Published Aug 14, 2019 · 6,696 words (25 minutes) · 49 views

Science Fiction prison

What is the purpose of prison? Reformation or punishment? For many, we send our frightening offenders to incarceration so they can learn the errors of their way. In isolation from humanity, they will contemplate their offenses and decide not to offend again. But for the worst criminals, the rapists and murderers and evil, there's a darker, more powerful motivation to punish and torment. The urge to hurt is strong.

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Charlotte Platt

Grandma Jam

Published Aug 14, 2019 · 1,000 words (4 minutes) · 54 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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Maya Kaathryn Bohnhoff

Pretending to Look the Other Way

Published Aug 13, 2019 · 408 words (2 minutes) · 35 views

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So, there was this guy, this man, this wonderful writer that I adore above all others. His name was Ray Bradbury. And I got to meet him...

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David Perlmutter

"The Canadian Invasion"

Published Aug 13, 2019 · 3,505 words (13 minutes) · 48 views

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

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K. V. Johansen

Inge and the King

Published Aug 12, 2019 · 4,838 words (18 minutes)

Historical Romance medieval happily ever after (maybe)

I'm not sure why I chose this ballad to retell for my collection, way back in the nineties - no magic, no shapeshifting, no humorous twist. Just a straight love story, not my kind of thing, really. At least she picks her own man?! Reading it over, I find the king amusing, at any rate. However, the women of my novels, even my children's books, would give Inge very different advice on how to get her lands back. Edged weapons would no doubt be involved.

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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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Marie Vibbert

Vampires Vs. Maturity Part Eleven

Updated Aug 12, 2019 · 12,441 words (46 minutes) · 65 views

How does Dan react to Myrtle's trouble at school? Will she ever be able to fight her evil ex boyfriend? How's the once-a-week format?

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Charlotte Platt

Demonic Carnival pre-order is now live!

Published Aug 12, 2019 · 71 words (1 minute) · 12 views

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A funny, scary, curious and vicious carnival anthology is on the way and you can pre-order in now!

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Laura Anne Gilman

Poison Garden

Published Aug 11, 2019 · 372 words (2 minutes) · 2 likes · 2 views

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Be careful what you're thinking, when you work with growing things....

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