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Stephen S. Power

The Face of All the World Is Changed

Apr 14, 2019 · 3,991 words (15 minutes) · 77 views

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If Facebook can predict whom some users will marry, what does that mean for the rest of us...and for marriage?

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Shannon Page

Penelope Unraveling

Mar 21, 2019 · 2,884 words (11 minutes) · 1 like · 72 views

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This story has never been published anywhere before now. When I was submitting stories regularly, I sent it everywhere; it gathered many, many near-miss rejections--"We love it but..." "Just not quite right..." Then I got deep into writing novels and set aside all short stories for years (I still don't write much short fiction these days). But there's a truth in this little piece that won't quite let go of me. I hope you enjoy it.

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Wendy Nikel

A Gift for His Beloved, Post-Apocalypse

Feb 19, 2019 · 273 words (1 minute) · 1 like · 49 views

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A man sifts through the world’s ruined remains in search of the perfect gift for his wedding anniversary.

Mixing a couple of my favorite hobbies: photography and making things like cute little hearts.
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KJ Kabza

The Other Half

Jan 5, 2019 · 99 words (1 minute) · 82 views

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A strong marriage can lead to an expansion of your being. Even more so when your spouse is a telepath.

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KJ Kabza

Surface Tension

Aug 14, 2018 · 1,003 words (4 minutes) · 200 views

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Jess can literally walk on water. But not even this stereotypically god-like talent can help him be a good husband to his wife Brianna, and Jess must learn that meeting someone on their own level is the first step toward trust.

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Wendy Nikel

A Song to Charm the Beasts

Sep 19, 2017 · 1,093 words (4 minutes) · 9 likes · 790 views

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A fiddler scours the desert to find her kidnapped husband in this gender-swapped wild west retelling of the myth of Orpheus & Eurydice.

my fiancées violin. old, sounds good even when combined with metal guitars for my music…