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My 1776 Breakup Letter
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1776 Dear Britain, I am writing this letter because I think we need to talk about our relationship. You are just not who I fell in love with in the beginning, and we are in totally different places in our lives right now. What I am trying to... (more »)
Subsection: Historical Fiction   3 comments
The Light in the Night
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It wasn’t late—about 9 at night—when the world was dead silent. Monterey Bay had already fallen asleep, with a few stars still glowing so brightly that they gave me an illusion that I was with my granny, her arms around mine, recounting... (more »)
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The Difference
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The difference “World is made of many beautiful things, they are all so unique and each one having its own beauty. If every fruit tasted the same how boring life would have been. It’s wonderful to be different.” my mom said. Although, as... (more »)
Subsection: Realistic Fiction   1 comment
Fear.
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I feel darkness overtake me. Shadows pool into my eyes until all their color is swallowed up by fear. My lungs heave, trying to push this crushing weight off my chest. Soon, all I can hear is the sultry sound of my own blood, red and thick. I... (more »)
Subsection: Sci-fi/Fantasy Articles  
Scout Camp Here I Come!
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One highlight of my summer was my Scouting Trip. My Scoutmaster planned for my Scout troop to complete a strenuous five-mile hike from Hernandez Trailhead in Sierra National Forest all the way up to Lillian Lakes, though I needed to make some... (more »)
Subsection: Action-Adventure Articles  
Deliberations
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1. She doesn’t turn towards them like she should. She stands behind the counter at the downtown deli, hands bunched tight like wads of rope, eyes locked on something behind their heads. She pulls her hair into a ratty bun to keep it out of... (more »)
Friends. Without the S
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Friends. Without the s. If you ever walk around school, i can guarantee you that you’ll see a lot of kids in their own groups. Either playing, gossiping, talking, laughing, judging. And as you walk around, you wish you can have friends of... (more »)
Subsection: Realistic Fiction  
Capital Question
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“The detective’s cabinet stood in the next room, all desperate to hear my story, all because they wanted another disturbingly satisfying tale for their book of serial killers, a new good boy gone bad. They wanted my tally. They wanted my... (more »)
Subsection: Realistic Fiction  
Airplane This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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“Excuse me,” Tom Waters pleaded. “My son’s coming through.” Tom waded through the throng of passengers, his hand gripping eight year-old Benjamin’s shoulders. They were wrinkled hands, veins gnarly and knuckles protruding like... (more »)
Subsection: Realistic Fiction  
The Arrow
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Deep in the forest, under a thick net of underbrush, a hunter and his daughter waited. The sun painted the ground with dapples as if it were spilling droplets of light onto the leafy floor. And all was silent. That is, until there came a rustle... (more »)
Subsection: Sci-fi/Fantasy Articles  
Guilt
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If you have ever been the middle child, I can assure you that it is not all that easy. If you have an older sibling, 50% of the affection and attention is on them. Why, you may ask, it’s simple. When your older sibling graduates from high... (more »)
Subsection: Realistic Fiction  
Fallen
A sudden loud Groan startled Riku as he rushed backwards once again. "Grrrrh...grrrghh!" The Body Shifted. Riku continued to poke the person, "Why are you Poking me with that stick!" The person Yelled. "Huhh! Your...Alive!" Riku freaked looking... (more »)
Subsection: Action-Adventure Articles  
The Convict's Devil
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“One Thing to learn about this world is that there’s a pure evil.” I was told this over and over yet never believed in it. Just recently, I understood she was right… always right. It may seem crazy to you Detective, only since he... (more »)
Advice to Young Mothers
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On April 23, 2005, at 2:02 P.M., a baby is born in Brooklyn. She has no father, just a tired mother and a grandma who stares down at her with unblinking owl eyes. She is born into a family that came forth from sorrow; she is born into a family... (more »)
Subsection: Realistic Fiction  
I Promise Not To Tell
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There was a girl, only thirteen. She made a deal with life. If she could have friends and people who loved her, she would have to feel pain. She promised to tell no one, not a soul. It was fine the first few months. But after the fourth month,... (more »)
Subsection: Realistic Fiction  
The Internet White Whale
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"An empty canvas is a living wonder...far lovelier than certain pictures." - Wassily Kandinsky   Cubo Minecraft Fanart Forest, Spring of 2012. In a connectree forest dwelled all sorts of creatures, but in the year of... (more »)
Subsection: Sci-fi/Fantasy Articles   14 comments
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