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Dog Park Love Story

More free online romance stories like this one by Milda Harris are being added all the time! Dog Park Love Story by Milda Harris “That’s a cute dog,” The Guy said, as I walked past him. I hadn’t even noticed him up until that point. We were in a dog park, with lots of other […]

My Brother, David

Anyone can save the day like on television or in the movies. Sometimes, it’s even your brother. Find out how, in this true short story by author, Christy Murphy. My Brother David “Oh no!” I gasp out loud to my brother. “I forgot my gym clothes.” My voice is tight and thin with anxiety. PE […]

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by Sylvia Krakauer Enjoy these flash fiction stories all about epiphanies. I had an epiphany today about my priorities. I no longer let my underwear soak in the sink while I shower because my cat recently started climbing into sink and sitting in the basin. I think that if I had soap in the sink […]

Bad Dating Stories in Five Lines or Fewer

By Christy Murphy “You don’t have to if you don’t want to,” he said, but she couldn’t risk that he didn’t mean it. She closed her eyes, silenced her inner warning bells, and followed him down the hall. * * * * * As she rants about her ex-boyfriend’s commitment issues during their coffee date, […]