Category: Featured Poetry and Shorts

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Poetry: Sad Santa by Eric Keizer

Christmas is one day away, and tonight Santa will weave magic as he leaves packages of all colors and sizes for children all over the world. For us adults, though, sometimes it seems like more work than we expected. We need a little relief and perhaps even a more realistic view of Santa than we…
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December 24, 2016 0

Short Story: Tears of a Sinner by Stephanie Ayers

Halloween is 2 days away. It’s time for the monsters in all of us to come out. No one does this better than Stephanie Ayers. In fact, we’ve got one for you today in her short story, “Tears of a Sinner.” In an alternate universe, Jackson Bruning is not all he appears (or doesn’t appear)…
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October 29, 2016 0

Flash Fiction: A Queen for a King by Mickey McRosh

Halloween is a week away!! We would be remiss if we didn’t try to corrupt you by bringing you over to the dark side. Today’s featured story, a flash fiction by emerging author Mickey McRosh, will do exactly that. Enjoy! Mickey McRosh is a software engineer by profession and a writer and a hiker by…
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October 22, 2016 0