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Tabatha Wood

From the Deep

Published Apr 2, 2020 · 3,835 words (14 minutes) · 18 views

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Earthquakes are caused by monsters under the earth, a giant squid advances on Wellington, and a young boy knows the magic words to keep the city safe. But will his grieving father believe him?

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We added two mystery snails to our betta fish tank and they're quite fascinating to watch. This one was making its way across the tank eating the trace amounts of algae forming on the glass. I followed it around with the macro lens and took this photo while it had its mouth open.
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Tabatha Wood

In The Shadow of the Moon, I Saw You Smile

Published Mar 10, 2020 · 2,060 words (8 minutes) · 1 like · 74 views

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A jade necklace. A lost child. Old magic in cold tides that give and take. Is it a miracle, or has she gone mad? A mother’s story where the past makes decisions for her future.

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Deborah L. Davitt

Wings at Midnight, Wings at Dawn

Published Nov 30, 2019 · 3,774 words (14 minutes) · 86 views

Fantasy Grief transformation loss Acceptance

Sometimes what we need, is what we can give.

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A snowy owl in the wintery landscape of Alberta, Canada photographed in -35 degree temperatures.
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Deborah L. Davitt

A Mother's Love

Published Nov 30, 2019 · 992 words (4 minutes) · 94 views

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A mother who's lost her son meets another sort of child in need. . . .

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Concrete cherub angel with wings covered in moss and dirt in a cemetery or graveyard in early evening light.
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Edward Ashton

Dahlia

Published Oct 12, 2019 · 978 words (4 minutes) · 1 like · 133 views

Fantasy Literary Fiction Love loss regret

Sometimes I write my hopes. Sometimes I write my fears. This story is one of the latter.

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Ben Serna-Grey

Where Gods Dance

Published Oct 11, 2019 · 1,244 words (5 minutes) · 1 like · 226 views

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Originally published in the March 2019 issue of Apex Magazine (issue 118), it's a flash piece about a father's obsessive and insatiable grief over the loss of his son, and where his grief takes him as he's unable to move beyond it.

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Roger Ley

Dead People on Facebook

Published Mar 6, 2018 · 662 words (3 minutes) · 1 like · 743 views

Fantasy Humor Satire Social Media loss

Posts on social media are not always what they seem.

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