General Interest

General Interest

Inoffensive to nearly all readers

Inoffensive to nearly all readers

The Story

This is a story about ... stories, and how they relate to the tenuous experience many people refer to as "reality".

A 23rd Century Girl in the 20th Century -- Chapter 7

               A 23rd Century Girl

                in the 20th Century

The The Force

The The Force

(The Divorce)

 

Dear Santa Claus,

My name is Tommy and I’m six years old.
I go to the first grade at Samuel Clemens Elementary School.

Troll and Butterfly

 Trolls are just mean, nasty monsters that would shred a pretty butterfly between their long, jagged teeth just as soon as look at them ... right? Maybe. Maybe not.

Troll and Butterfly
Copyright 2008 by Heather Rose Brown
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A 23rd Century Girl in the 20th Century -- Chapter 6

 

A 23rd Century Girl in the 20th Century

Chapter 6

This is an Unexpected Bump for Sure - Chapter 3

 

“Where you been?”

“At a dock.”

“Are you sick?”

A 23rd Century Girl in the 20th century -- Chapter 5

              A 23rd Century Girl

in the 20th Century

King Of The Rim-3

Synopsis;

After the court martial, John Carter now has an uncertain future.

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"Doctor, I am worried about Bronson."

"Do not be, please. Bronson will learn about humility this way."

"Will you accept Bronson as a nurse after this?"

"Yes, I can alter any records as needed."

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A SHORT CON

by Johnny Bananas 

The Gullibility Tester hangs on the wall at Epstein's Bar, my favorite watering hole. Unlike a lot of novelty machines that claim to test people for intangible qualities, this one actually works. I know because I designed it.
 

King Of The Rim-2

Synopsis*

Commander John Carter; Executive Officer of the Patrol Cruiser Aztec was on shore leave with Crewman Bronson who attacks a beautiful spacer woman along with his fellow crew members.. Carter defends the woman only to find out that she is an Adapted woman and that she is known .

23rd Century Girl in the 20th Century

23rd Century Girl in the 20th Century


by Starla Anne Lowry

King Of The Rim

In the far future, human have colonized the galaxy. Many planets called for the adaptation of the body to meet the conditions of the planet and in some cases, mutations happened as the populace adapted to the new environs.

In the Beginning - a Tree's Story

 I don't talk to trees ... honest. At least, I'd never admit to talking to them. But if I were the kind of girl who might find herself talking to an old oak tree on a chilly fall morning, asking why its leaves were falling off, and if that tree decided to answer me, this is the story the tree might have told me.

 
In the Beginning - a Tree's Story
Copyright 2008 by Heather Rose Brown
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Stop Me If You've Heard This One, God

Stop Me If You've Heard This One, God

 
by Joyce Melton

Divide by Zero and Conquer

A student discovers the secret her teachers have been keeping from her. Enraged at being deceived, she decides to take things into her own hands and share the truth she's uncovered with other students before she's silenced by the faculty.

Divide by Zero and Conquer
Copyright 2008 by Heather Rose Brown
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The Ecclesiaste

 

This is an Unexpected Bump for Sure -- Chapter 2

 

Bop!

A dock!

The best laid plans of mice and men.

Talk about gangin agley!

Why Snowflakes Aren't Afraid to Fall

 

What would make something as beautiful and fragile as a snowflake brave enough to come hurtling down to the hard, cruel earth?

 

Why Snowflakes Aren't Afraid to Fall

Copyright 2008 by Heather Rose Brown

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The Dragon, the Unicorn, and a Girl Named Food

Dragons gotta eat ... so do unicorns. This isn't good news for a girl named Food. 

Deer Departed

 

Deer Departed

Five deer leap to their death off parking garage

The morning edition of the Chicago Sun Times, December 8th, 2005. 

The Killing Fields

THE KILLING FIELDS  

AN ORAL HISTORY

as told to LAIKA PUPKINO

Too Far

I posted this elsewhere, but it was commented by one who read it that this needs to be read by more folks. So, I'm posting it here, as well. Please, tell me what you think.

Too Far

by Edeyn Hannah Blackeney

Prairie's Children, Chapter 13

 Prairie's Children

  Chapter 13

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