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New Beginning

The Hole

The Hole by Shikhar Dixit (a Short Story Contest entry)  Jake discovered the hole on Saturday....

Magic Mah Jongg

Magic Mah Jongg by Allisa Perlmutter (a Short Story Contest entry)  The tiles were moved around in...

Star Splitter

by Matthew J. Kirby

One of Us is Back

by Karen M. McManus

The Night Hunt

by Alexandra Christo

Curious Tides

by Pascale Lacelle


by Catherine Bakewell

NERDS series

By Michael Buckley

Camp Average series

By Craig Battle

Strange Case of Origami Yoda

By Tom Angleberger

The Dragon Warrior

By Katie Zhao

Books of Elsewhere series

By Jacqueline West

by Shikhar Dixit
Tuesday, May 21, 2024

Shawna wanted a fresh start. The breakup with Rick was bad. He hadn't taken it well. She moved into The Chaosium. Her friends were concerned; thought she needed rest. Time to grieve.

The Empty Side of the Bed
by Jen Doktorski
Thursday, May 16, 2024

Bernard ambles down the block tethered to a small white terrier he used to call That Damned Dog, because it chewed his favorite loafers, woke him at 5 a.m. for walks, and wormed its way into the...

New beginning
by Angela Cleaver
Tuesday, May 14, 2024

He was so sweet, this blonde, blue-eyed man who shyly said hello when I first met him. But then he left for America. As I sailed to meet him, I thought about leaving my family. I supposed it could...