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As far as the Far East goes

Non Verified story Short stories from what I've learned and who I've met in different Asian countries
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The King of the Polar Bears

Non Verified story The polar bear king, "old and monstrous big," lives among the ice of the far North. His coat glistens like silver in the midnight sun. His subjects come to him for advice and guidance. He maintains his own hunting grounds for seals and fish. Most creatures fear him — except of the gulls, white and gray, who feed off his carrion leavings. The wol...
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A Bush League Hero

Non Verified story This is not a baseball story. The grandstand does not rise as one man and shout itself hoarse with joy. There isn't a three-bagger in the entire 3,000 words, and nobody is carried home on the shoulders of the crowd. Instead this is a story by the talented Edna Ferber about a small town in America and the hopes and dreams of those people we meet ...
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Cherry Pie

Non Verified story
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Non Verified story Separate body and soul as water and oil.
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The Dancing Partner by Jerome K. Jerome

by Jerome K. Jerome
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The library

Non Verified story By Romesh Gunesekera
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A Comedy In Rubber

Non Verified story This short story narrates the love story between two rubbers, people who go to accident sites in New York City. After meeting in an accident, William Pry falls in love with Violet Seymour they part their separate ways, but can´t stop thinking about each other. After a desperate search by William, they encounter and start dating, and finally they...
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The Knife

Non Verified story A journalist gets a lead on the O.J. murder weapon.
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High Times in Jamaica

Non Verified story In 1954, a round-the world hitch-hiker takes a break in Jamaica.
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Deep blue sea

Non Verified story By: Peter Hobbs
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The Will Writer

Non Verified story By: Alison MacLead
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The little black doll

Non Verified story By Lucy Maud Montgomery
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Yermolai and the Miller's Wife

by Ivan Turgenev
2 CHAPTERS 5237 views 1 Story completed

The Liberation of Juliet

Non Verified story A text voyager completes a heart transformation after experiencing first hand the passion in Romeo and Juliet.
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Sticks and Stones

Non Verified story By Trezza Azzopardi
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Non Verified story From Japan to Sweden, from Tokyo to Gothenburg. One month in an alien world. Four weeks to fall in love. A Transition and Restart Sideshow.
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Non Verified story This story emphasizes the danger of fire from a unique perspective.
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Blood story

By Melvin Burgess
2 CHAPTERS 5170 views Story completed

Fire In The Rain

Non Verified story Someone doesn't like top 40 music...
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It's beginning to hurt

Non Verified story By James Lasdun
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The Nightingale and the Rose by Oscar Wilde

Non Verified story A nightingale overhears a student complaining that his professor's daughter will not dance with him, as he is unable to give her a red rose. The nightingale visits all the rose-trees in the garden, and one of the white roses tell her that there's a way to produce a red rose, but only if the nightingale is prepared to sing the sweetest song for t...
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Bartleby, the Scrivener by Herman Melville

Non Verified story The narrator, an elderly lawyer who has a very comfortable business helping wealthy men deal with mortgages, title deeds, and bonds, relates the story of the strangest man he has ever known.
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The New Dress by Virginia Woolf

Non Verified story The stream-of-consciousness narrative concerns Mabel Waring, deeply self-conscious and insecure as she attends a party hosted by Clarissa Dalloway. Mabel's new, though old-fashioned dress symbolising her insecurity; she has gone to great care to have it made but on arrival at the party she sees it in a mirror and immediately announces to herself...
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An Unwritten Novel by Virginia Woolf

Non Verified story A stunning short story about perspective and reality compared to the power of imagination and the ease of losing yourself in your own thoughts.
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'Tickets, Please!' by David Herbert Lawrence

Non Verified story 'Tickets Please' returns Lawrence to his native Nottingham during the war. The social revolution of women doing jobs previously done by men, also begins to change the relationship between the sexes and the women in the story are aggressive and wanting their rights. But are they happier for conquering the flighty male in the story or is the domin...
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Little Benjamin

Non Verified story By Laura E. Richards
1 chapter 4769 views New chapter Every Sunday

The Rocking Horse Winner

Non Verified story "The Rocking-Horse Winner" is a short story by D. H. Lawrence. It was first published in July 1926, in Harper's Bazaar and subsequently appeared in the first volume of Lawrence's collected short stories. It was made into a full-length film directed by Anthony Pelissier and starring John Howard Davies, Valerie Hobson and John Mills; the film was ...
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