Author: <span class="vcard">Patrick</span>

The car slowed to a stop and parked next to the small corner shop. There were several tables near the entrance occupied by friends and neighbors enjoying a relaxing drink in the…

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Missing History Challenge

Melissa stood in front of the mirror and studied her features. Everything had to be perfect. Her campaign staff made sure of that. Her entire appearance was carefully selected based…

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Future Election Challenge

The old man hunched over the laptop computer and struggled to read the screen. He closed his right eye and squinted with the left. “Damn it! Focus!” he shouted and pounded the…

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Lost Earth Hypertext Challenge

Submission for the God Killer Flash Fiction Challenge It was a gray day. Although the boy tried to run as fast as his legs would carry him, it was never…

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God Killer Challenge

Submission for the Superhero Flash Fiction Challenge It was Friday evening and the sky was the color of BBQ potato chips. Alex knew this even though her eyes were closed. She…

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Superhero Challenge

Time Travel Challenge