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Stories

A collection of short stories in delectable bite-size chunks. They cover various genres and themes. A little something for everyone.

Stories

Words Are Friends

Letters are too Ruben’s café in Amsterdam wasn’t much to look at. The sign above the door was a weathered plastic orange board with a seventies black font. The main feature of the front of the shop was a large clear…

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A Tailor’s Tale

Pepe d’Blanco’s name was known throughout all the kingdoms. His reputation had travelled further than the man himself. He was so revered, those of noble blood would risk life and limb crossing great oceans and seas to secure his services….

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Dead Man’s Die

The only sound came from the hearth as the flames danced between the logs releasing embers into the air. It cast its glow onto the boys as they sat quietly in anticipation. Their faces threw disfigured shadows, changing with each…

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Ship of Theseus

Deep in the forest of Elgan stood a cosy loved old cottage, topped with a thick thatched roof and a chimney built from stone. The walls were painted a pristine white and adorned with hanging baskets bursting at the seams…

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Do Unto Others

Weekday mornings were always a struggle for Danny. To be precise, school day mornings. His mother had to drag him out of bed all the time. She hoped he would wake up with a sense of responsibility on his fifteenth…

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In God’s Name

The humming of the fluorescent lamp and the rhythmic dripping of the leaking pipe were the only sounds in the cellar despite the presence of two men. One of the men sat patiently on a table rolling a button between…

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