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Magpie’s Message For Us And Our World - Part Two
Story by Aquarius
From ‘Our World In Transition’
15+
Jamie's New Girlfriend
Story by ExiledLondoner
It's no fun being the only single, childless bloke at a kid's party, and Jamie would rather drop his present off and leave. Unfortunately, everyone's found out about his new girlfriend.
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Magpie’s Message For Us And Our World - Part One
Story by Aquarius
From ‘Our World In Transition’
12+
Anxiety
Poem by SilverOaks
Anxiety personified
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The Truth Behind The Pandemic - Update 20th October 2020
Story by Aquarius
From ‘Our World In Transition’

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Zorb the Superb Orb
Story by Matt Decker
A small boy is inadvertently given the gift of a "pet" orb.
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In the Rhythm of a Train
Story by billyyoutwo1
Inspired by, 'From a train carriage', by Robert Louis Stevenson. In the rhythm of a train: in 15 lines, 112 words, diddly dar, diddly dar.
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For Everything
Story by dreams™
Uplifting weird thing. Enjoy anyway
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V I I I
Story by A Person
A moment of clarity. (part eight of "I Didn't Mean It")
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The Skeleton Deer
Story by PurpurManiac
A girl walks into a forest...

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Pretend You Don't See Her
The cruelty of bullies...
18+
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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The Dark
Story by Thomas Ray
"Are you afraid of the dark?"
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A Conversation With Depression
Poem by Ghost
This is, more or less, a conversation with my depression if that were possible. Keep this in mind as you read: What I say has no quotations and what Depression says is in quotations
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Ink Bleeds
Story by dreams™
I pulled up my sleeve, exposing the small barcode tattoo on my left wrist. It was a stark contrast over my pale skin.

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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+
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.
12+
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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Pretend You Don't See Her
The cruelty of bullies...