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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
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    • 951 Views
    • 21 Comments
    • Mature
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  2. 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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  3. 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
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  4. 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
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    • 24 Comments
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  5. 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.

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    • 12 Comments
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  6. A Friendship Lost and Found

    By Bill W, in Fall - A Winding Path. 09/29/2021 (Updated: 10/25/2021)

    Genres: General Fiction, Romance
    Sub-genres: Drama, General Romance
    • child
    • teen
    • young adult
    • gay
    • school
    • serious
    • modern
    • friendship

    Tristan Rader and Gavin Munson met as four-year-olds and almost immediately became best friends. However, their time together ended the summer before fifth grade when Gavin’s father got a new job and his family moved away. As the pair grew older, their paths would cross and bring them together in unexpected ways, only to have fate intercede and cause them to lose contact yet again. Will the journey of life win in the end or will fate triumph? Only time will tell.

    This is my entry for the Fall/Winter 2021 anthology, ‘A Winding Path’

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