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Dirty Little Freak

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Chris Nelson runs a dog rescue, but agrees to take in one of twenty foxes that have been specifically bred in a laboratory to be tame. She doesn't know it, but scientists have discovered a problem with their experimental animals. ...

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Homeless Alien Kept a Diary

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(Editor’s Note: all surviving pages from this diary were found by nine year-old Jiffy Krondinkle of Prairie Doom, Oklahoma, and they appear here with the permission of Jiffy’s parents, Kinky and Darfinia. Though their names might suggest that the Krondinkles ...

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A Kingdom No Longer Magic

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I was censoring boobs for The Mouse. Seems like something they would’ve had to hire someone for back in the less uptight 70’s or 60’s, or the insane 2000’s, not the Reagancrap preppy 80’s. But they didn’t have cameras on ...

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Wolf Man in Love

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Hey Fiction Fans, Welcome to the Reader's new Writer Space! You, too, can see your own short stories in this blog! 5,000 word max, with the usual Reader TOS terms and conditions. Any genre is fine. Stand-alone stories please, no ...

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"Wanted: Mordecai" - Mythic Tales of the City of the Gods

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Hey Fiction Writers, Welcome to the Reader's new Writer Space! Starting with this inaugural edition, we're using the dormant FictionWriter blog. You, too, can see your own short stories in this blog! 5,000 word max, with the usual Reader TOS ...

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Short Story Jam - You're Invited To Join In!

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*As with the previous entry of this blog, this will be a "story jam" open to any and all participants. I'll post a story title and an opening paragraph. Anyone is welcome to post the next suggested paragraph as a ...

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Short Story Jam - Are There Heroes In Hell?

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This short story is a “jam” written by two authors, male and female, who took turns writing each paragraph, without consulting each other on the story parameters or direction until after the final line was written – some touchups were ...

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As You Sow, So Shall Your Reaper

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I don't think I'm evil. Oh, sure, I've caused the death of well over two thousand people in my forty-odd years. Some of them were very odd years, too, especially those coinciding with my adolescence. That’s when I first discovered ...

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