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The Undelivered Letter

Over time, Lily and I grew fonder of each other. I thought about it and realized that we had fallen in love with each other. However, neither of us openly expressed our love. The circumstances separated us.The last letter,she wrote to me was never delivered to me. This i found many years later.
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The forgotten old man ©

"I sat here waiting for death, on the edge of this gulch, many, many years ago. So many, that I can't remember exactly anymore. I was never a good man. Vice found me since I was a kid..." This is how this story begins to tell the tortuous eternity that passes and passes, without giving rest. With this story I pay tribute to Mexican author Juan...
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The call of sea ©

"You probably think that I have lost my mind and sanity... In this letter —my last letter— I will explain the reasons that forced me to commit an atrocious crime on my loved ones. I have witnessed the hidden wonders of the ocean... facts that I still do not fully understand but that, without a doubt, predict the advent of the end of the world......
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Tangled ©

As a psychologist, I wrote this story to make people question theMselves... Do you dare to read it? A shortcut takes a man to a very tangled situation, meeting a mysterious young lady in a place where nothing seems to make sense... Time runs fast in this short story, as well as everywhere, but ... why? Take a look, I invite you to get entangle...
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I, Cthulhu: The Lost Chapter.

The lost piece of story told by Cthulhu to Whateley has finally been found. A short story inspired by "I, Cthulhu" of great storyteller Neil Gaiman. Part of the coursework of the UoPeople's "World Literature" course.
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Gabril and His Birds

Gabril, a young man plagued by odd daytime visions, finally settles down with a very special girl, although he wonders what loving might be like with a different skin tone. After some far-out dates, the help of a strange "collaborator," and her sudden disappearance, Gabril will struggle with "the right thing" and decide which "chick" he wants in...
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Metro Heaven

Come meet the marvelous people of Literville! To start, we have Sussex being tortured underground. He's come to meet Riette for the first time in person, but this odd couple has a weird first date that will take them to "a more peaceful place."
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Run away

Hailey's life is flipped upside down when she does something unexpected. She starts a new life where no one would ever know who she was. Can she live a normal life after this or will the truth catch up to her at some point?
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The Little Wolf

A forest is attacked by hunters who kill a family of wolves, and the cub is the only survivor and loner until it encounters a red-hooded girl.
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Eternità

Eternity is just a second, in which love manifests itself and makes of everything, serendipity. © miewgic | Yasmin de Carvalho 08/10/2019, 19:27hs. All rights Reserved.
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My Friend's Supposed Reincarnation.

The dumb story that I was forced to write.
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Long Way HOME.

S.J High school, famous for bringing the girls from trips pregnant. It was that way all the time, and our parents still kept on sending us on school trips. But this time it was a different case, we were the ones going for the school trip and our story was all way scarier than the girls who got pregnant. We were all happy, and we thought a month ...
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No Service

These are transcriptions of the audio recordings made by Edwin Richards, CFO of Datinch Technologies, when he was marooned on Oileán Glas Nathair- the rough translation of which is "Green Snake Isle"- in March 2019.
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It wasn´t me

It wasn´t me , It can´t be me. Why isn´tshe reacting, my darling wake up, those are not my finger tips, they can´t be.
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That One Song

Walking down the streets, observing how everyone wastes their materialistic time. Maybe we should all just stop for a second and appreciate the small things in life.
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A Moving Body

The world through the eyes of a homeless man, who walks by the streets observing, judging how the world moves now a days. A reflection on the way we all live our lives, in a rush to be the first ones without truely living.
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Mirror

A microfiction piece on mirrors
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The Lakeshore

I live in Miami, and I wrote this piece in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, in the brief respite before life resumed its hectic pace. It’s placed in my hometown of Manitowoc, Wisconsin, on the shores of Lake Michigan. The rest of the story is fictional, except for the grandmother, which is based on my own. Her name was Erna, and for obvious re...
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Of Foxes and Failure

This is a short, nonfiction piece about a few episodes in my life. I’ve always wanted to write about failure, perhaps to gain more sense of the experience. When I sat down to do it, this narrative that came out.
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The Wedding

"I'll love you beyond life and death. I'll love you every moment of my life." This story was written together with H.F. Ártico, a wonderful woman.
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Time Waits For No One

TWFNO it's a short story that reflects what happens if you let the time beat you, if you didn't do the things that you should have done in the moment. Is that feeling when you feel down because you wasted your time. -- TWFNO is a star in the Mirai Project sky. Wanna find out more? Go to https://0miraiproject.wixsite.com/miraiproject/home.
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Valentine's Day

Niklas and Arthur celebrate Valentine's Day in their own way.
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Those left behind

Transiting into a new world. Restarting your life. A second chance. But... what about those left behind? A Transition and Restart sideshow. Short story, completed at publication.
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Cave Dwellers

Three dragon brothers, ages sixteen, eighteen, and twenty-two, had been stuck with their sister's one-month-old egg when she had gone missing only a week prior. Not only was the egg destined to hatch within the next week or two, but the boys also had no experience with raising children whatsoever.
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A FAIR(Y) TALE DREAM

What happens when dreams and reality are intertwined? Becky & Nick are about to find it out.
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Little Princess without Kingdom

This story of the dream of a girl who wants to be a princess and in a book finds the way to achieve it.
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La Obra, A world beyond dreams

One more story, also available at Inkspired. The stories of three children alone in the world who have an experience beyond the possible.
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Heaven's in Reach on St. Pete Beach

Your best friend loved her and died for her and for you. Now should you still love her?
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