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Horrorween Day 6 – Pathetic – 50 Word Story Expanded

“Why Vincent? Why does all this have to happen?” “You know why, you know what you did.” “Is this still about Becca? It was an accident, you know it was. I never meant for it happen the way it did, she wasn’t supposed to be with Kyle, she was supposed to be…” “Don’t, just don’t. […]

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Horrorween Day 6 – Pathetic – 50 Word Story

“You make me sick, your kind always do, leeches, bottom feeders, scum. You survive by feeding on the weak and vulnerable because you have no skill, no strength, no real power, you’re pathetic, just like the rest of your species!” “Untie me and find out, or are you too scared?” You can read the 50 […]

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Day 164 – Boxindul – 50 Word Story Expanded

“I guess you want me to start at the beginning?” “Is that where you want to start?” “Not really, but I think you need to know something, an overview, so you can see how we ended up here.” “Well, then tell me, how did it all start?” He asks, leaning back in his seat. “When […]

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Day 157 – Truth Be Told – Short Story

“Don’t be a fool Mia, it’s not too late to stop all this from happening,” he yells to her, but she stares off, into the sky, lost to him, he looks over at the demented beast, as he feels it smiling, enjoying its victory, and grits his teeth in defiance. “This is your fault, you did this […]

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Day 143 Daily Prompt – Graceful – 50 Word Story Expanded

“Now, can you tell the detective what you told me ma’am,” the officer says. She looks over to the detective, and clears her throat, “Like I said, it was about fifteen minutes before I heard her scream, and there was this guy, dancing on her balcony, all graceful and shit.” “Dancing?” “Yeah, like he was […]

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Day 143 – Was It Any Good? – Short Story

“On the darkest night, spirits take to flight, coming for your soul, so watch out kids, young an old, because the beast will smell your sin,” he says proudly, she sits across from him, blinking a couple of times and stares at him. “Well, don’t just sit there saying nothing, what did you think?” “Ummm, […]

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Day 143 Daily Prompt – Graceful – 50 Word Story

“Now, can you tell the detective what you told me ma’am,” the officer says. She looks over to the detective, and clears her throat, “Like I said, it was about fifteen minutes before I heard her scream, and there was this guy, dancing on her balcony, all graceful and shit.” Graceful is today’s Daily Prompt […]

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Day 129 – Birthday – Short Story

Twenty seven years on the outside, twenty seven years of living a life on borrowed time, the headlights flash past me and I shield my eyes, I know, too much description? Well, I’m not paying you to read this so why don’t you just piss off if it’s not working for you. The car comes […]

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Day 123 Daily Prompt – Stump – 50 Word Story

“Oh my god, y-y-you cut it off, you fucking cut it off!” He yells out in agony as blood spews from the stump where his arm once was. “I warned you Kevin, I told you what would happen if you touched her again, what I’d do to you,” she says.   Stump is today’s Daily […]

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Day 122 – Understand – 50 Word Story Expanded

“Do you think they’ll understand everything that happened tonight?” She asks, looking up from her glass. “I don’t fucking understand, and I was there, so no, I don’t,” he says as he empties the contents of his glass into his mouth. “Then what’ll we tell them?” She asks. “We lie, it’s the only thing we […]

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Day 122 – Foot Hold – Short Story

The ground cracks open like an egg, and a thick, hot, red substance pours out from within and runs down the valley, burning through whatever gets in its way, leaving only a trail of ash behind it. Slowly it makes it’s way towards the motionless body of Ricky Darville, as the liquid hits his body, […]

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Day 115 – Red Pants – YouChallenge Short Story

“I do not believe you Sharon, you’re making it all up!” she says as she pulls the pillow up towards her face, then slowly looks over the top of the pillow, at Sharon. “Is that what really happen?” “It’s true, I heard Mum and Dad talking to Uncle Steven last night, apparently that’s how he […]

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Day 115 – New Tides – Short Story

“What does it take to make things work better when they really should just end, it’s a complex question that many people have asked, wait not only asked but attempted to happen, I know how this sounds, it sounds like a confession, but it’s not, because I have nothing to confess to, but if you want […]

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Day 108 – Service – YouChallenge Short Story

“I don’t care, it’s mine, so you can just go fly a kite or something!” He yells as he runs from the room, his hands tightly holding the purse to his chest, he reaches the balcony and lets out a sigh of exhaustion and the tears begin to pour down his face, he feels a […]

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Day 108 – The Bag – Short Story

He grabs the bag and rushes out the door, diving into the car and slamming the door behind him, “Fucking go, NOW!” he yells as three men run out of the building behind him and the car screeches off, fish tailing its way out onto the street, gun fire erupts behind them and bullets rip […]

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Day 101 – Signs – YouChallenge Short Story

“That wasn’t what I was trying to say,” she says as she places a hand on his lap, he looks down to the floor and then up into her eyes and forces a smile. “I know, but it still came out that way.” “I promise, I’ll keep my stupid mouth closed in the future, just […]

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Day 101 – Fifteen Years – Short Story

“Don’t make me tell you again!” He yells as he drives a punch into his face, sending him crashing to the ground. “So stay the fuck down until I say you can get up, you piece of shit!” He slowly forces himself up on all fours as he drives a kick into his side, sending […]

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Day 94 – Windows – YouChallenge Short Story

Steve throws his jacket onto the back of the chair and gently closes the door, locking it as he does, and then confidently strides over to the window and opens the blinds, looking out over the dark city. He smiles broadly and undoes his belt as he settles down in his seat and opens the […]

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Day 94 – Sooner Or Later – Short Story

He looks around the room nervously as he grips tightly to the hammer, sucking a deep breath in he takes a small step forward and glances feverously over his shoulder, she nods to him in confidence, he can see in her eyes that she’s scared but she’s putting on a brave face to make him […]

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Lies Of A Broken World – Chapter Six – Act IV

Gary and Davey get out of their cruiser and look at the mess in front of them. “So tell me again why we’re here instead of being back at the office filling out reports for Masters?” Davey asks. “Like I said, Danny called it in, apparently ERU’s were attending the scene when they discovered the […]