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2021 Anthologies


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  1. The Man with Butterscotch Hair

    By Cole Matthews, in Fall - A Winding Path. 11/18/2021 (Updated: 11/18/2021)

    Genres: Mystery, Thriller/Suspense
    Sub-genres: Suspense, General Mystery
    • mature adult
    • adult
    • suburban
    • north america
    • serious
    • modern

    What if you were a witness to a crime, but didn't know it? Once the crime is solved, does what you know matter? If you put a period at the end of the sentence, does that give you a final answer?

    • 1 Chapters
    • 3,360 Words
    • 951 Views
    • 21 Comments
    • Mature
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  2. Caught in a Desert

    By astone2292, in Fall - Potluck. 11/18/2021 (Updated: 11/18/2021)

    Genres: General Fiction, Science Fiction
    Sub-genres: Drama, Soft Sci-Fi
    • wizards

    Pot Luck Theme: Lockdown

    Sucked through his laptop screen by a hooded wizard, Jake must work for him and the voice in the sky… or be erased from existence. How long can he survive when he’s not in control?

    • 1 Chapters
    • 4,011 Words
    • 568 Views
    • 16 Comments
    • Mature
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  3. Circle of Life

    By Aditus, in Fall - Potluck. 11/18/2021 (Updated: 11/18/2021)

    Genres: Action/Adventure
    Sub-genres: Adventure
    • europe
    • no sex
    • friendship

    A short and very personal conversation with my dog.

    • 1 Chapters
    • 1,094 Words
    • 414 Views
    • 19 Comments
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  4. Lottery

    By Mawgrim, in Fall - Potluck. 11/18/2021 (Updated: 11/18/2021)

    Genres: Horror, Romance
    Sub-genres: Horror - Modern, General Romance
    • mature adult
    • adult
    • europe
    • suspense
    • modern

    Nat lost touch with former friend and lover Grant after they finished university. He knows from Facebook that Grant inherited a farm in the country and married the 'Lord of the Manor'. So why has he received an invitation to a mysterious local event in aid of the recent flooding? Could there be trouble in paradise?

    • 1 Chapters
    • 5,458 Words
    • 1,017 Views
    • 24 Comments
    • Mature
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  5. Their Last Battlefield

    By jamessavik, in Fall - Potluck. 11/18/2021 (Updated: 11/18/2021)

    Genres: Science Fiction
    Sub-genres: Soft Sci-Fi
    • aliens
    • space
    • dark
    • military
    • future

    Explorers surveying the galaxy find something humbling and frightening.

    • 1 Chapters
    • 4,410 Words
    • 469 Views
    • 6 Comments
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  6. A Winding Road

    By krydon, in Fall - A Winding Path. 11/11/2021 (Updated: 11/11/2021)

    Genres: Poetry
    Sub-genres: Free-Verse
    • teen
    • young adult
    • gay
    • under 18
    • light-hearted
    • love
    • friendship

    A poem about loves journey

    • 1 Chapters
    • 90 Words
    • 233 Views
    • 6 Comments
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  7. Switchbacks on the Trail

    By Parker Owens, in Fall - A Winding Path. 11/11/2021 (Updated: 11/11/2021)

    Genres: Poetry
    Sub-genres: Haiku
    • rural
    • north america
    • light-hearted
    • serious

    Haiku from walks taken this Autumn along the trails in the woods.

    • 1 Chapters
    • 157 Words
    • 415 Views
    • 24 Comments
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  8. A Beautiful Path

    By Valkyrie, in Fall - A Winding Path. 11/11/2021 (Updated: 11/11/2021)

    Genres: General Fiction
    Sub-genres: Drama
    • no sex
    • friendship

    Cory and Mark are BFFs who have faced all of life’s milestones together. They’re about to travel a dark path, until realizing the light will shine again on a different day. This story is an exploration of friendship and grief, and may be difficult for some to read.

    • 1 Chapters
    • 2,804 Words
    • 663 Views
    • 24 Comments
    • Teen
    • Complete
  9. Hiking Clifty Falls with Cliff

    By Altimexis, in Fall - A Winding Path. 11/11/2021 (Updated: 11/11/2021)

    Genres: Comedy, General Fiction, Romance
    Sub-genres: Comedy Modern, Drama, General Romance
    • teen
    • senior
    • coming out
    • light-hearted
    • disability

    When my wife died, I decided to move back to Indiana, to spend more time with my grandson. Noticing that Cliff seemed despondent, I decided that a fall hike in Clifty Falls State Park was just what he needed. Suspecting that he was gay, it turned out he was, but his affect was related to something else entirely. We learned a lot about each other and the path we took turned out to be metaphorical as well.

    • 1 Chapters
    • 10,393 Words
    • 1,170 Views
    • 12 Comments
    • Teen
    • Complete
  10. The Truest Gift

    By krydon, in Fall - An Unconventional Gift. 11/04/2021 (Updated: 11/04/2021)

    Genres: Poetry
    Sub-genres: Free-Verse

    The Gift a hero can bring

    • 1 Chapters
    • 144 Words
    • 392 Views
    • 6 Comments
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