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// THE DAY THE WATER TURNED TO BLOOD //

For 24 hours, all the water in our town turned into blood... Source: http://shorteststory.com

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// SWORDS INTO PLOWSHARES //

a short story about a spell that brings peace, but not healing Source: http://shorteststory.com/index.php?date=2018-07-19

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// THE DOLL //

When we brought the doll to life, we thought it wouldn’t understand human behaviour. We were wrong. Source: http://shorteststory.com/book

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// AFTER THE ECLIPSE //

The eclipse didn’t give me powers, but I started seeing new colors and hearing frequencies I couldn't before. Source: http://shorteststory.com/book

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// THE WISHING DICE //

a very short horror story about dice that can make your dreams--or your nightmares--come true Source: http://shorteststory.com/book

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// THE DAY THE OCEANS DISAPPEARED //

a micro-story about oceans disappearing and the men who own the world Source: http://shorteststory.com

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// THE TELEPHONE //

I found a telephone that calls alternate lives... Source: http://shorteststory.com/book

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// THE LAST HUMAN LEFT ON EARTH //

a micro-story about waking up as the only human on earth Source: http://shorteststory.com

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// LIBERTY TRIUMPHANT //

a micro-story about the statue of liberty coming to life Source: http://shorteststory.com

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// FISHING FOR WISHES //

a micro-story about fishes and wishes Source: http://shorteststory.com

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// THE DUMP OF MIRACLES //

The hobo told me that if I walked far enough down the tracks, I would reach a dumping ground full of miraculous objects: Source: http://shorteststory.com

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// I WOKE UP IN THE WRECKAGE //

a very short horror story about crashing planes and naming names Source: http://shorteststory.com/index.php?date=2017-10-31

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The Eye and the Mist

A little piece of magic realism in honour of Gabriel Garcia Marquez, one of my favourite writers of my favourite genre, who would have been 91 today.

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// THE ISLAND OF LOST DOGS //

My lifeboat washed up on the enchanted island where all lost dogs go. Source: http://shorteststory.com/book

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// MIRROR UNIVERSE //

a very short story about a world turned upside down Source: http://shorteststory.com/index.php?date=2017-09-19

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