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Thy Father's Lies by Craig Laurance Gidney by CraigGidney
Thy Father's Lies by Craig Craig Laurance Gidney
A postcolonial prequel to Shakespeare's The Tempest, told from Ariel's point of view.
A Tribute to my once-upon-a-time existence.   by nabeelamamoojee
A Tribute to my once-upon-a-time nabeela mamoojee
I felt the sword cutting through my neck. It was cold to my blood. Believe me or not, my blood was as shiny and deep red as theirs. Within seconds, my vision started to...
Before the River Stops Again by JohnMelny
Before the River Stops Againby J Mel
A few years after winning their independence from colonial oppression, the people of the newly formed state of Akanta struggle to find their place in a new country. Guer...
Staccato by serenejay
Staccatoby SereneJay
[COMPLETED STORY]. All's fair in love and war. But the efforts striven in the name of war translates into futility. Because the Universe states that only love transcends...
The Phoenix on the Roof by WinterlyHeights
The Phoenix on the Roofby Wintərly Heīghts
"Still the phoenix sits upon / The world in fearsome form, / With a crown upon her head / And the beauty of a storm." North America, 1699: A phoenix nests on...
Bad Trip by paolojcruz
Bad Tripby Paolo Jose Cruz
A group of young backpackers from Manila get more than they expected when they seek out a reclusive tribe in the Scottish highlands. ☠ Originally published on microhor...
capitalism.txt by camfantastic
capitalism.txtby camfantastic
Six people all around the world, socially adrift and isolated, bound intimately and inescapably by the chains that bind us all, the chains of capitalism