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Bill Schubart


Apr 20, 2019 · 1,432 words (6 minutes) · 1 view

Literary Fiction dairy farming grass-fed beef farming Vermont farms

A story of an old Vermont farmer failing in the industrialized dairy business which has become alien to him and he tries a new type of farming.

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Angela Yuriko Smith


Apr 20, 2019 · 977 words (4 minutes) · 1 like · 1 view

Classic Fantasy Horror Literary Fiction power of words girl forest good versus evil fairy tale witch word

A young girl defeats an evil witch using only words. Stick and stones won't break bones, but words can save a life. Originally written for Spreading the Writer’s Word 12-25-2018

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Angela Yuriko Smith

The Last Child

Apr 20, 2019 · 468 words (2 minutes) · 1 like · 3 views

Horror Literary Fiction death Murder Classic Mystery Historical abuse neglect child child neglect childhood

Written for the Women of Horror prompt challenge in February 2019. Read the original at Nina D’Arcangela’s Spreading the Writer’s Word blog here:

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Sid Gustafson

How Wolf Became Dog

Apr 19, 2019 · 2,060 words (8 minutes) · 50 views

Literary Fiction Magical Realism Montana Wolf Native American

Nina took an interest in wolves as a young child. She grew up with her dog, Lick, and it was Lick who taught her a keen awareness regarding the nature of animals. Wolf and dog. How could two animals so alike live so differently, Nina wondered? Why did dogs prefer people, and wolves shy away from folk to roam the wilderness? Where did the path of dog and human meet? Where did the path of wolf and man part? When? Why?

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Holly Heisey

Good King Lyr: Part 2

Apr 19, 2019 · 9,276 words (34 minutes) · 3 views

Fantasy Science Fiction Romance far future serial heist nonbinary good king lyr lgbtq+ genderfluid space opera transgender

A con man. An immortal demigod. A chance at love that could save the universe. Good King Lyr is a slow-burn, genderfluid, ownvoices romance novel, serialized each week.

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Vanessa Fogg

Of Milk and Blood

Apr 19, 2019 · 2,449 words (9 minutes) · 9 views

Fantasy Horror dark fantasy demons


Vanessa Fogg

The Things That We Will Never Say

Apr 19, 2019 · 1,223 words (5 minutes) · 9 views

Science Fiction Family Timelines


Vanessa Fogg


Apr 19, 2019 · 4,059 words (15 minutes) · 9 views

Fantasy ghosts urban fantasy dark fiction quiet and eerie

A woman in a foreign country encounters a ghost. A quiet story about various kinds of darkness.


Irene Radford


Apr 19, 2019 · 3,740 words (14 minutes) · 31 views

Humor Literary Fiction Adam & Eve discover Beer

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C. Jai Ferry

The Matrilineal Ritual

Apr 18, 2019 · 99 words (1 minute) · 18 views

Literary Fiction microfiction mother daughter relationships Women

A woman takes her place among the matriarchs of her family.