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Giveaway: Rainfire by Night

In a future dominated by warring tribes, status is measured by how hard a man can swing a sword. A woman like Rainfire will never stand among men like her father. 93 more words

Short Story

Short Story Sunday Celebrates 250 Members & Needs Your Story!

Short Story Sunday this month reached 250 members of the Short Story Sunday Club.

Members receive an exclusive story in the monthly newsletter in addition to the weekly story published every Sunday on the main site and we need more stories! 182 more words

Flash Fiction

Red Valentine

Author’s Note:

This post was inspired by a flash fiction piece written by a friend. More of his work can be found here.

You ignored what was left of your fries, picked up your phone, and left without a word. 791 more words


A Review Of My Book "Samantha"

My book, “Samantha” tells the story of a young woman forced into prostitution in the city of Liverpool. Can she survive the brutal treatment of her psychopathic pimp, Barry or will Sam end her tortured existence in the murky waters of Liverpool’s Albert Docks? 137 more words


Flash Fiction #51

PHOTO PROMPT © Douglas M. MacIlroy


It had been a gorgeous vacation.  They had sunned, surfed and swam.  They had been driven to the observatory on top of a mountain, to see Hawaiian snow, and the stars beyond. 90 more words


Meeting In Blackness (2)

It was the very same time, for all things may happen at that same time. All was blackness.
Suddenly, within the blackness, there was a vertical shaft of white light in which a naked man was kneeling, reciting scripture, his eyes staring up into the blinding light. 107 more words

Human Interest

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At least the view was nice.

It wasn’t the most conventional setting for an interview – a bit noisy, cramped, and crowded – but Terra was more annoyed by the timing of the meeting, rather than the locale.  713 more words