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The Locked Door

The Locked Door

Mike Bozart | Short Stories
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A single Asian American female lives alone in an apartment in a SE US city. A locked storage closet door leads to speculation, mistaken identity, and tragedy. If this psecret psociety tale were a movie, it would most likely be rated PG-13 (some foul language).

Life, the Treasure Map and Something or Another

Life, the Treasure Map and Something or Another

Eydís Björnsdóttir | Short Stories
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A boy is being bullied. But that happens all the time, doesn’t it? For this boy, however, life takes an unexpected turn, and he will discover what he is really made of when he finds that which was hidden a long time ago. A short story suitable for all ages.

The Toothache

The Toothache

Mike Bozart | Short Stories
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On a foggy morning in 1954, a middle-aged man in San Francisco has a bad toothache. He begins walking to try to get his mind off of it. In a small cafe', he gets some homeopathic advice. But, only the Golden Gate Bridge can provide permanent relief from the extreme pain. Based on a tragic...

Asalah: Princess Warrior

Asalah: Princess Warrior

BF Keller | Short Stories
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A magical wolf? An evil witch? All here in an exciting story about love, courage, and family!

Possession

Possession

Yolanda Faye Holden | Short Stories
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Late at night, while the township’s children were sitting wide-eyed around the fire, her Zulu grandmother used to tell stories about the impundulu. The feathers of this incredible bird, which looks like a large vulture or secretary bird, are sold to sorcerers and sangomas who make magical...

Columbia Eclipsed

Columbia Eclipsed

Mike Bozart | Short Stories
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Agents 32 and 33 of the nebulous entity known as psecret psociety venture to Columbia (SC, USA) from Charlotte in the wee hours of a Monday morning (August 21, 2017) to take in the total solar eclipse. They chat with assorted folks on their way to a certain tavern, which will be having a viewing...

The Vision

The Vision

Mike Bozart | Short Stories
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Set in the Clam Beach - McKinleyville area of Northern California (USA) in 2016. An ordinary man in his mid-30's has a compelling dream that offers a chance to find treasure nearby. Is the vision just subliminal wishful thinking? Nick starts to think that there is something to the graphic clue; he...

Pass-Through Paradox

Pass-Through Paradox

Mike Bozart | Short Stories
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Two Denver-area (Colorado, USA) university employees work in separate but adjacent storerooms. However, there is a connection between these two basement storage rooms: a vent high up on the wall. What could be misconstrued? What could ever go wrong? Puff breaks heighten the suspicions. If this...

To Ricky

To Ricky

Rijamekee T. Veii | Short Stories
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Ricky is a single mother whose life is changed instantaneously. Gaining a new perspective on life, she finally has the courage to do what she has been too afraid to do all her life: open up her heart.

The Killer Catfish of Cape Cod

The Killer Catfish of Cape Cod

Bill Russo | Short Stories
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This is not a Halloween story though you might find monsters in it, depending on what your definition of a monster is. Rather, it is the tale of two young men in search of an eerie pond they read about in a book - a strange lake said to be filled with man-eating catfish. Against the counsel of a...