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Happiness Tree-Hormones-Pandemic

Home » Science in society » HAPPINESS TREE-HORMONE-PANDEMIC SCIENCE IN SOCIETY HAPPINESS TREE-HORMONE-PANDEMIC 17 AUGUST, 2020  Happiness is in having real friends, Who motivate one

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fantasy
Roxanne Barbour

Broadway–One Minute Poetry

(a scifaiku, speculative haiku) Broadway enjoying theatrical exploitsoffworlders emulatingBroadway Written by Roxanne Barbour.Previously published on Medium.com This is a scifaiku, a speculative haiku. Some of

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Adult content
Patrick Moloney

An Urban Nightmare.

This is only a short-term thing Marion told herself for the hundredth time since leaving the squat, it is just until I get a break

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family
Tshokolo Mabote

Why is it important to travel

Photo by Shifaaz Shamoon on Unsplash Travelling is the education you learn new things in your and is a stress buster. It helps you to

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Endless Love

Chapter 2 She didn’t know what she had to do to get to know him or if her mother had strategically placed him there, but

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disability
Olga Makarova

BLACK ANGEL

Once upon a time, an unusual angel was born in one of the Sky Towns. He was all black – hair, feathers, skin – but

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fantasy
Roxanne Barbour

Competitions–One Minute Poetry

(a scifaiku–a speculative haiku) Competitions competitionsMartian swimming poolsfirst step Written by Roxanne Barbour.Previously published on Medium.com. This is a scifaiku, a speculative haiku. Some of

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Patrick Moloney

Samhain Birthday.

It is strange how the mind works, she spent a lot of time reflecting on this, it was as if she had lived two separate

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Conan V. Petrere

The Five-Self Kozak (Chapter 2-9: Injecting Citizens House-to-House)

Welcome to the tale of the Five-Self Kozak! The previous Chapter Section (2-8) is here:  https://simily.co/all-stories/fiction/cvpetrere/the-five-self-kozak-chapter-2-8-kozaki-troops-in-the-city/ and the beginning of Chapter 2 is here: https://simily.co/all-stories/fiction/cvpetrere/the-five-self-kozak-chapter-2-1-operation-bio-id-the-mess-fac/

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#Home
Amy Christie

Gentle Leaves of Home

Have you lost your way in the ocean, the countless paths that lead you to new rivers, never finding the shore alighting to rest and

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death
Deborah Tiner

Illumine 

Oblivion.  That’s what most beings are scared of. Yes, they’re scared of death or pain but oblivion is worse. Everyone dies eventually. Even stars, which

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Dark Fiction
Patrick Moloney

A Tricky Treat

The blinking light in the distance was barely discernible through the curtain of heavy driving rain, the rumble of the waves crashing against the rocky

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#escape
William Mangieri

Dempsey’s Debut

Copyright 2014 by William Mangieri “The purpose of this tape is to prevent your hands from disassembling?” Korlish asked, his clicking mandibles only barely clashing

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Conan V. Petrere

The Five-Self Kozak (Chapter 1-5: Hitting the Town)

New to the Series? Chapter 1-1 is here: https://simily.co/all-stories/cvpetrere/the-five-self-kozak-1-1/    You can read the Prologue, here: https://simily.co/all-stories/fiction/cvpetrere/the-five-self-kozak-prologue-1/    Click here for a list of chapters

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Conan V. Petrere

Paul of the Ax (Fourteen: Gold Dumped as Guards Come)

The previous chapter is here: https://simily.co/all-stories/fiction/cvpetrere/paul-of-the-ax-thirteen-yan-of-the-hammer/ New to the Series? Chapter One is here: https://simily.co/all-stories/fiction/cvpetrere/paul-of-the-ax/ Click here for a list of all chapters: https://simily.co/members/cvpetrere/blog/ (All

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Adult content
Patrick Moloney

Rules of the Forest.

He hated that room above anything else he could ever remember, everywhere he turned in that accursed room his eyes would fall on yet another

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divorce
Tim McDaniel

The Pertinent Unobit

 The window was open just enough to let in the cool night air. Its cooling effect, however, was lost on Richard. Bernard von Leiter. What

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#voice
Amy Christie

Ghost Heart in Demon Dreams

Feelings become transparent a veil of air unfolds cold breath meets cheek and smile stays frozen when was the last time you saw wings did

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For the Guy Who Has Everything

Concept by ChockaBlock The electronic signature pad turned his name to a stubby spatter of ink. The postman turned back and continued down the cul-de-sac

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adventure
Maryandra Barker

S.O.S. Chapter Nine – The Hints of Burning Memories (P-5)

*** Want to start at the beginning? Here’s the link to the prologue: https://simily.co/all-stories/maryandramb/s-o-s-searching-out-souls/ _____________________________________________________________________ (Cover Photo Credit – Myself) Part Five Nya’s alarm clock

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dark
A B

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Life
TzeLin Sam

Untitled Short Poem in the Style of a Landay

Trapped between Scylla and Charybdis, Is it possible to make an impossible choice? —- Featured image source : https://unsplash.com/photos/KwYxyFJVCqc?utm_source=unsplash&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=view-photo-on-unsplash&utm_campaign=unsplash-ios Leave a Reviewfeature0 Pros (optional) Type new

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fantasy
Roxanne Barbour

Cause and Effect–One Minute Poetry

(a reverse sci(na)ku tanka) Cause and Effect cause and effectpropelling humansoutwardlearning techniquesto save Earth Written by Roxanne Barbour.Previously published on Medium.com. This is a reverse

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betrayal
Hrichita Paul

Honey It’s Summertime

Oh My God, Honey It’s Summertime Heartbreak In pieces dear, Torn too much for the last fix.  I’m dying bit by bit. And, its making

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fantasy
Jon Danskin

The War of the Portals

Readers: this is the beginning of a new LitRPG story. I’d be very happy to get any feedback at all. Would you like to read

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Elves
Kelson Hayes

Two Brothers

LYONS Autumn, 1E75 It was a quiet evening in the imperial farmlands of southern Legion as the early onset of the dark drew the day

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Put Up A Fight

‘Fight the good fight of faith…’ (1Timothy 6:22) The truth you have to settle with is that, if you want to win anything worthwhile you

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dark fantasy
Lenni A

Dahlia 2

Chapter One Three days crawled by as Ricky rested, Dahlia insisting they take time to make sure the concussion wasn’t severe. Dahlia kept her face

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again
Amy Christie

Soul Music Lifting Veils

Your shouts find no answer in echoes there’s no one there for you. Could it be they don’t hear while you’re inside a bubble of

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It Saves Nine…

Photo by Ksenia Chernaya on Pexels.com Leda Morris wondered what it would be like to be rich. Not a millionaire, but rich enough to wear

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A B

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death
Kelson Hayes

The Dead Have Arisen!

THE DEAD WOOD Winter, 1E194 The Nardic tribesmen trudged through the thorns and brambles that grew upon the forest floor, hacking and slashing at the

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djinn
Lenni A

Djinn 1

Chapter 1 “Trust me; it’s just easier if you call me Todd.” He told me when I found his house in the lost and found

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#Home
Amy Christie

Tearing Soul Wide Awake

In dreaming, I lay cold all bridges frosted to the dawn I cannot see the way will I linger in darkness and the veil, is

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2800 words
Julia Gold

The Weeping Tankard

The stranger had arrived at the village rather indiscreetly. The speeder he was riding had only managed to claw its way to the mechanic’s doorway,

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The Walking Despair

Hours before, Aklyn had watched the battle rage. Him and his comrades had traded mighty blows with the monsters, and looked to stand tall with

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beast
Bernadette O'Leary-Malcolm

Of Beastly Beauty (Part V)

Introduction: After Raphaela Blackheart was kidnapped as a baby by the sorcerers Rolan and Lucia Blackheart and then raised as their own daughter, Raphaela’s life

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adventure
Maryandra Barker

S.O.S. Chapter Three – The First Steps (P-2)

***Want to start at the beginning? Here’s the link to the prologue: https://simily.co/all-stories/maryandramb/s-o-s-searching-out-souls/ ____________________________________________________________________ (Photo Cover Credit- Myself) Part Two Aaron reached the outskirts of

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A B

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Solace

“Well, go on. He’ll be back soon.” The woman said, shoving his clothes in his arms. Absinthe blinked. “You said you weren’t married,” he said,

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changes
TzeLin Sam

The Migration of Pink Elephants

A poem about pink elephants and life lessons Photo by J Lee (@babybluecat) on Unsplash  – https://unsplash.com/@babybluecat Crisp, cold air Colours everywhere A young pink elephant

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beyond appearances
Amy Christie

Dare to Look Inside Lake

Ice becomes thinner as you peek is winter coming to an end, or can imagination make dents and cracks on frozen edge, leading you to

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Acid – Base-Ramp

ACID -BASE RAMP Come on friends!, Let us dance, On acid base ramp. One two Vinegar and lemon juice These acids on ramp , When

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Conan V. Petrere

Paul of the Ax (Ten: Standoff with Nyles)

Chapter One is here: https://simily.co/all-stories/fiction/cvpetrere/paul-of-the-ax/ Ten: A New Life Lost    New to the Series? Click here for a list of chapters: https://simily.co/members/cvpetrere/blog/    While

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deep
Nina Fabunmi

He Watched Me Bleed

He called me his queen And adorned my head with a crown made out of thorns Flesh punctured and blood tricking down my garments He

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anger
Amy Christie

Shadow Hungers for Trust

If you felt lost, abandoned, surrounded in one dark embrace, touch with your fingertips the ice slowly cutting all bridges between you and the love

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fantasy
Tze Mo

I’m very easy

I’m very easy And I’m not that fussy You always make me dizzy I imagine our cocoon would be cosy But are you just my

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Superhero
Tim McDaniel

Confidant

 “Rob, just listen to me for a sec. I’m not talking about anything that’s actually immoral. Nobody gets hurt.” Weldon Brown pushed the hair back

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Mathematics Everywhere

Mathematics Everywhere I am little angel I have so my Lines Inside my tight fist My granny says They determine Your luck My mom says

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The Rescue

Quietly, the dark clad man moved up to an old section of remaining wall, the cover of night masking his movements. Pressing the back of

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#futuristic
JV Divinagracia

./CHANG(E)-S(1)

This time, my left ear started to fall. Your ears are like teacups. Kat always said to me. An influx of retrievable memory flooded the

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#voice
Amy Christie

Unravel Hourglass of Hate

If one moment could stop the song that keeps on flowing in dark hate bloodshed at fingertips, love engulfed in a waterfall of doubts and

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brief
Andrey Lukyanov

As of This Moment

A piece of paper (which is now long lost but luckily has its content safely copied, author is anonymous) i’ve found some years ago on

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adventure
Maryandra Barker

S.O.S. Chapter Six – The Assessments (P-3)

***Want to start at the beginning? Here’s the link to the prologue: https://simily.co/all-stories/maryandramb/s-o-s-searching-out-souls/ ____________________________________________________________________ (Photo Credit – Myself) Pronunciation Guide: “Aerot” is pronounced similarly to

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death
Tim McDaniel

The Carrion Monster

    O amiable, lovely death! Thou odoriferous stench! sound rot- tenness! Arise forth from the couch of lasting night Shakespeare, King John III “I

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alien
Tim McDaniel

Requisitions

Message Received 0843 – 14/3/2228–E Source: Colony LKe2289-P3 T-Port Materialization Point: 52/120/0 Requisition List Follows  14 Collapsible Extenders, 4-meter, Blue (Houseguest)  6 Entertainment

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Wellspring of Discontent

Linda Keller got out of the car, and then looked back through the opened passenger door window. “Wait here a minute,” she told the driver.

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#anxiety
Secareanu Viorel

Old Habits, New Times…

It’s been a while, and I’m saying something, when in fact it’s years, but time flies and we don’t even realize it. I always wanted to

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African
Emeka Oguanyia

Hollow

She wants  And hates herself for it. “But its normal” she says to the reflection in the mirror. A near lifeless visage with hollowed out

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haiku
Roxanne Barbour

Confirming – One Minute Poetry

Confirming confirmingnuclear summerunaccountable tree deaths Written by Roxanne Barbour. Previously published in Polar Borealis. This is a scifaiku (a speculative haiku) Some of my other

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