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harmony
John Wimsatt

The Match Maker

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This is the adventure of the Match Maker. In the village of Wonderland the people existed in harmony with each other and nature around them.

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Coronavirus
Charles Bastille

Seeking Amy

Later that afternoon I asked my wife what my daughter’s name was. She said, “Amy, silly”, and my only thought was to challenge her. “Are

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comedy
Crystal Walker

Meet Angie

A supporting character in the serialized RomCom “Matchmakers” Image created via Canva and using a stock image from Pixabay Recently, I introduced you to Maisie — the

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flash fiction
Nick Gaudio

Whelp

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Crime
Robin Honigsberg

Sonoma Lake Merlot: First Dates

Melinda checked her watch for the umpteenth time since she arrived at the restaurant. Taking a compact from her purse, she discreetly touched up her

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Romantic Comedy
Crystal Walker

Matchmakers | Episode 2 | The Girls

Photo by Viktoria Alipatova from Pexels Hearing the bang of the garbage truck emptying a dumpster in the alley behind her apartment, Maisie opens her

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Halloween Story 2023
Andy Spears

iSpy

Who is inside Chelle’s phone?            Chelle couldn’t figure out what was going on with her phone. She kept insisting to

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flash fiction
Tanya Hall

A Night of Passionfruit

A 500 word first date flash fiction. Pasito is an Australian passionfruit soft drink.  “Tomato sauce?” “Prefer barbecue.” “Summer or winter?” “Winter. I like watching

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Christian
Gene Glotzer

For the Glory

Aaron let himself into the studio. He hung his coat on the rack. There was one other coat there. He walked down the hall to

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Bernadette O'Leary-Malcolm

The Many Lives of Mita (Part VII)

Introduction: When a woman with trust issues and a celebrity who works in an industry known for infidelity and oversexed debauchery date, problems should be

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Club
Gene Glotzer

Rapture

She was starting a few minutes late, but it was close enough for jazz. She scanned the crowd. Not huge, but decent. Almost all white

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big bang
Donald J. Bingle

Story Choices

This entire story already exists, but you are only experiencing it one word at a time as you move forward through it. You could, if

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attraction
Tanya Hall

The Greatest Gig

Andrew tapped a button on his synth allowing the long bass notes to shudder down his spine. Shifting from one leg to another in a

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Crystal Walker

Meet Arnold (aka “Glitter”)

A supporting character in the serialized RomCom “Matchmakers” Saving the best for last in this group of friends, meet Arnold (aka “Glitter.”) “Arnold is a

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Crime
Sean Patrick Durham

The Battersea Park Bank Job

I miss my modelling days. They were good days, I felt like I was going somewhere in life. In the end, I realised, I wasn’t.

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intrigue
Bernadette O'Leary-Malcolm

The Many Lives of Mita (Part I)

It all begins normally… like a whisper. *** Book 1 in the Scottish Limelight and Love series. ***   When one’s life includes a secret

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Absurd
Matthew Portman

Le Petit

Photo by ÉMILE SÉGUIN on Unsplash or  ‘The Little’ By Matthew Portman April 27th, 2020 I’ve never seen a piece quite like it. Le Petit,

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coming of age
A.K. Noctua

My First Time Trying Pozole

The pristine light of the summer sun smacked me across the face. The massive jackhammer in my head told me we had danced in the

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justice
Charles Bastille

Quantum Blues

1. My prison cell isn’t the loud, dirty iron cage our ancestors knew. It is pristine, with a perpetual blue tint reflecting the metamaterials of

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A Visit to the Hospital

It was as if the whole town was there at the hospital that day. The queue at the registration counter for specialist clinics began before

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Crime
Andrey Lukyanov

Laid Back

The light from the lamp shade was turning everything under its grip into a shadow silhouette on the wall of this room with the curtains

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Families
Kirsten Aguilar

Arithmetic

After we have ordered and before our food has arrived, my sister’s boyfriend gets up to use the bathroom. The way is down a long

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