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Terminal Moraine

Terminal Moraine

Mike Bozart | Short Stories
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Hua is a young woman from remote northwestern China who takes a factory job in Shanghai. The work is tedious, wrist-aching and spirit-defeating. The hours are very long. On her only day off, she receives a phone call relaying some tragic news. Once back in her village, reminders of the...

Mavis and 289

Mavis and 289

Bill Russo | Short Stories
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A 16 year old boy tries to push the motor of an antique car up to 100 miles per hour on 15 miles of straight highway. The car shudders and threatens to disintegrate yet seems to be alive and desperate to save its own life and that of the boy. An old man, well beyond 70, has a tale that he must...

Yep, That was Me

Yep, That was Me

Mike Bozart | Short Stories
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Back in 1970, an unmanageable Australian lad can't wait to see the world. After fleeing from adult supervision once again, he decides to hitch a ride on a DC-8 jetliner docked at the Sydney airport. It all starts off real well in the wheel well. But, then ... Closely based on a photo-captured...

I Ain't Black and You Ain't White

I Ain't Black and You Ain't White

Bill Russo | Short Stories
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"I ain't black and you ain't white!" That's what he said to me. At 320 pounds and six foot two inches tall, he was twice my weight and a foot taller. I wasn't about to argue with him! Then he announced he would prove it. I was a little nervous.

Life Begins at Ten

Life Begins at Ten

Bill Russo | Short Stories
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A few brief thoughts on second chances and an examination of whether a man can turn an epiphany to reality and change his life 180 degrees.

Beaver At His Parents' 1

Beaver At His Parents' 1

Norman Crane | Short Stories
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Every life has a history. Everyone has a home page. Sometimes, to go forward, you have to hit the "back" button. Beaver At His Parents' is a comedy-drama series about Charlie, a lawyer who loses everything and returns to his home town to start over.Episode 1: "Reasonable Foreseeability".

Xinguara

Xinguara

Mike Bozart | Short Stories
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In a small Brazilian town in 2016, a young man who loves to fish - but doesn't make much money doing it - has fallen for a pretty young lady. However, this sexy, beautiful, middle-class lady is also being courted by a rich guy. Who will win out? One exits the triangle down by the river.Based on...

The Rabbit Culture

The Rabbit Culture

Tito Capaldo | Short Stories
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“A living story in his intense emotional energy that can easily transmit in his paradoxical vibrations to the ropes soul of the reader, sensitive issue but faced with a very particular style, written in a fast and agile style and drenched by political and religious topics, in which unfolds the...

Quotidian x 2

Quotidian x 2

Mike Bozart | Short Stories
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An American IT professional takes a short-term assignment in the Netherlands. He settles in Amsterdam. Soon he notices a man with a unique cadence who passes under his window on a very exact schedule. When he investigates further, he gets quite a shock. Though, his new Dutch girlfriend has her...

Underland

Underland

Riley Chapple | Short Stories
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Genre: Flash-Fiction/ Fantasy/ Mystery... Plot: Five friends suddenly find themselves trapped in Underland - a strange and mysterious world. They each have new names, new bodies, new memories. For one however, everything seems a little too familiar. With only a set of keys to guide them, does...