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Latest Offbeat Short Stories

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The Barber of Sannat
Story by David E. Cooper
An ex-pat barber living in Gozo tries to become a living resolution of a famous paradox.
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A Midsummer Day’s Scheme
Story by JPYoung
‘Summer afternoon — summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.’ – Henry James
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Less Than Zero
Story by Anthony E
A short poem about what's in a name.
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Go Your Own Way
Story by JPYoung
‘Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more’ – Shakey’s Henry V
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AMBER ALERT
Story by J.B
When he discovered that the objects in the Museum had changed places during the night, Roman Kopman decided to investigate who had access to the most extensive amber collection in Europe.

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Was This the Way to Happiness?
Musing by Ghost
I think we might need to stop and really think about where happiness is found.
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Tesco's Is Calling
Story by paulrhys50
A young boy on the verge of leaving school has, what he thinks, is an entertaining talk with the local careers officer.
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AUNT JENNIE
Story by John Sanders
Murder in the kitchen....
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I Am Reminded of That Fateful Day That Gave Way to Bliss Everlasting
Story by DavidBrooklyn
On the centenary of a legendary singer’s birth, things at an academic conference start to go horribly, and sillily, wrong.
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Is Allen an Alien?
Story by Matt Decker
Two buddies discuss a mysterious and unconventional classmate.

Highest Rated Offbeat Short Stories

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Pretend You Don't See Her
The cruelty of bullies...
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The Skin Tin
Story by ClaudiaM
A child collects skin as a hobby.
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Girls Come Home
Story by Suma
A story about three sisters, three women who have grown apart, but now making a conscious effort to come close because the forces that did it for them are no longer there.
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Princess
Story by Thomas Ray
An author wasting his time?
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New Best Friend
Story by Augusta
To my all new best friends.

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Globules
Story by Scriptorius
Another story in the 'Pondhopper' series.
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Why Is There an Angel on Top of the Christmas Tree?
Story by Galaxian
A funny Christmas Story where Santa feels the frustrations of being Father Christmas.
18+
One Night With a Call Girl
Story by SubashAnjuru
The most beautiful stories of life happen in those dark places where you never dare to go..
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His First Time
Story by Galaxian
Funny story about a young guy who tells his parents about his first time, with a very funny twist at the end.
15+
Pretend You Don't See Her
The cruelty of bullies...