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Of Dolls and Men - Snippet Five

1 year ago, for day 29 by Sophie Clark 🍟

Previously in Of Dolls and Men She should leave, but Christian didn't want her to. The thought of living without her made him feel as if a lead weight had appeared in his gut. She was the only connection he had to the outside world, and she was the only...


1 year ago, for day 28 by Leonie Jonk 💘

"You want me to talk about the Mexit? Why don't you go ask one of the geezers who voted for it?" Vicky (short for Victoria) is, like a lot of the other Quintennials we've interviewed, not happy about the vote. She moves around behind the counter of her shop, a...

Illusive, Part 6

1 year ago, for day 27 by Asia

Transfixed on the triggered memory, he didn't hear her coming. She was running full speed toward him, blinded by the tears in her eyes. He turned just in time to see her collide with him. He went down with a thud, hitting his head hard against the forest floor, but...

Illusive, Part 5

1 year ago, for day 26 by Asia

Sara turned to lead them all back to the ship without a word. Sam was very uncomfortable. He didn't like that Sara obviously felt threatened by Maya. Why didn't he speak up for Maya? Then again, how could he? What could he say to the commander’s daughter? It’s not like...

Mandarine addiction. Short story.

1 year ago, for day 26 by Ivette Yanez Soria 💎

All he wanted were mandarines. Perfectly orange, slightly oval, rape mandarines. Of curse, during the off-season of the year, hard flavourless ones would do. He remember when he had his first one, a rainy cold night just after he had moved in into this eighty's apartment with too fake wood...

Alaska, perdón. Short story (p.2)

1 year ago, for day 25 by Ivette Yanez Soria 💎

Dejando que otros decidan qué quiero. Esponjado, chiquito y completamente blanco, así era Alaska cuando llegó y cuando se fue. La mejor amiga de mi madre lo había traía hasta la puerta, segura de que un lindo cachorro sería un excelente regalo de bienvenida a nuestra nueva casa. Sin...

[Q73] At the Lab

1 year ago, for day 25 by Jakob 💘

"We just received the new sample, we need to analyze it like 5 minutes ago" you could hear Andre the lab-admin yell. "I hate these rush jobs," Alex said to his colleague. "The last time it took 6 hours to get something useful out of the stream and it was...

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