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Carpe Diem
Story by TimTaylor (59)
A man goes to see a doctor and hears he has 24 hours to live. He decides to live his last day to the full, abandoning all inhibitions.
7 mins
Words: 1492
Read Time: 7 mins
Natural Causes
Story by T.D Calvin (32)
By the edge of a Scottish loch, two women look at a body floating in the water.
4 mins
Words: 918
Read Time: 4 mins
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Face of the Earth
Poem by Matt Decker (42)
What if our world had a literal face?
<1 min
Words: 178
Read Time: <1 min
(2)
Nuisance Calls
Story by TimTaylor (59)
A mother worries about why her son hasn't called.
6 mins
Words: 1208
Read Time: 6 mins
Outbreak (Lazarus Affliction Series, Prologue Part 1) 18+
Story by Quill (29)
Set in the near future, the Western Australian city of Perth, has been invaded by an unknown pathogen that is turning healthy people into flesh eating monsters.
28 mins
Words: 5658
Read Time: 28 mins
Sick Room
Story by magnamata (34)
A couple try to get some sleep, and eventually succeed.
1 min
Words: 228
Read Time: 1 min
(3)
The No. 19 Tram to Coburg
Story by timdymo (73)
An account of a strange encounter on a public tram in Melbourne.
2 mins
Words: 522
Read Time: 2 mins
Obstacle, Sacrifices, Love, Encouragement
Story by J-LO (22)
The first attempt at writing my story):
9 mins
Words: 1854
Read Time: 9 mins
(3)

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