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James Van Pelt

The Lies

Published Aug 21, 2019 · 1,217 words (5 minutes) · 154 views

Horror Science Fiction apocalyptic

The magnificent short story writer, Bruce Holland Rogers, said that he wrote his award-winning tale, "The Dead Boy at Your Window," from a writing prompt. The prompt was, "Begin a story with a lie." I used that prompt for this short, apocalyptic piece.

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Aidan Moher

The Colour of the Sky on the Day the World Ended

Published May 2, 2019 · 673 words (3 minutes) · 1 like · 233 views

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A young girl and her dog search their ash-covered island for treasure in the days following the world's end.

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I poured the layered acrylic paint into a couple of separate paddles and let them melt.
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Jeremy A. TeGrotenhuis

The Broken Karwaneer

Published Feb 2, 2019 · 7,284 words (27 minutes) · 219 views

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A story of survival in a fantasy world coming apart at the seams.

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Garrett Croker

The Shopping Cart Apocalypse

Published Nov 3, 2018 · 4,646 words (17 minutes) · 4 likes · 291 views

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Eli's stuck in a dead-end job managing the parking lot at the local big box department store. Wrangling shopping carts is not the safest job in the world when the carts seem to have a mind of their own, not to mention a taste for blood. But it's better than nothing.

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Garrett Croker

The Adventures of Zombiegirl

Published Jul 20, 2018 · 5,805 words (22 minutes) · 3 likes · 410 views

Horror Science Fiction near-future apocalyptic supernatural short story zombies

Following the initial chaos of the zombie apocalypse, the living have resettled wherever it is too warm or cold for the undead to decompose in comfort. Latisha James is a member of a new trans-national community, rediscovering hope in a world that stopped just short of having none. In this new world, even a trip to the grocery store can be a hazard, but Latisha and her found family still find ways to live their everyday lives. Even when things go wrong.

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Novae Caelum

The Most Absurd Dance at the End of the Worlds

Published Mar 12, 2018 · 3,230 words (12 minutes) · 1 like · 506 views

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"It was the end of the worlds, and Mr. Jamison and I were arguing over peas."

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