Mslexia Women’s Short Story Competition 2019

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Deadline 30th September 2019 Who may enter The competition is open to women of any nationality from any country. Description The competition is organized by Mslexia, the magazine for women who write. Our Women’s Short Story Competition is back …

The Crime at Pickett’s Mill

The Crime at Pickett's Mill
There is a class of events which by their very nature, and despite any intrinsic interest that they may possess, are foredoomed to oblivion. They are merged in the general story of those greater events of which they were a…

A Resumed Identity

A Resumed Identity
I The Review As A Form Of Welcome One summer night a man stood on a low hill overlooking a wide expanse of forest and field. By the full moon hanging low in the west he knew what he might…

A Fruitless Assignment

A Fruitless Assignment
Henry Saylor, who was killed in Covington, in a quarrel with Antonio Finch, was a reporter on the Cincinnati Commercial. In the year 1859 a vacant dwelling in Vine street, in Cincinnati, became the center of a local excitement …

The Doe and the Lion

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This entry is part 105 of 108 in the series Aesop's FablesMoral: In avoiding one evil, care must be taken not to fall into another. A Doe hard pressed by hunters sought refuge in a cave belonging to a …

Rest Smart

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Once there were a group of man – a young hot-blooded guy and a big number of old folks, doing timber job in a jungle (i.e. chopping down trees). This young chap is very hard working. He always continues to…