When Was the Last Time Anyway?

When Was the Last Time Anyway?

By Stephen

A Story of a Father's Reflections - by Stephen Jones


“So we’ll create the world and then I’ll build a house for you and put the chest in it so that you can have all the supplies you need, ok?” Ethan was sure that this would be enough. After all, the last time hadn’t gone well because of a lack of sup...
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Resting Along Unfamiliar Trails

Resting Along Unfamiliar Trails

By Stephen

A Story in a Remote Winter Cabin - by Stephen Jones


Rest.

He had been saying that he wanted rest for years. But now, now that it was in front of him, he felt restless. His eyes searched the regular repeating lines of the horizontal logs that made up the cabin wall - looking for something to occupy hi...
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Hung Bomb

Hung Bomb

By John

A Story That Takes Place Across 10 Seconds - by John Jones

10 As he checked the bomb once again just before landing, there it was, right beside him, just a little bit behind his head.  It had hung tightly to the wing, even though it wasn’t supposed to be there.  The initial surprise of...
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Through the Rapids

Through the Rapids

By Stephen

A Story That Occurs Only in Dialogue - by Stephen Jones


“Not that way - the water’s too rough. Cut a little to the right and we should be able to make it between the logs.”

“OK.”

“There we go. Should be smooth at least to the next bend.”

“Yup.”

“Ted?”

“Mm hmm.”

“Ted...what are you thinking about? You ...

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Welcome Aboard: Conversation with a Mentor

Welcome Aboard: Conversation with a Mentor

By Stephen

A Story Told in the Voice of One Character - by Stephen Jones

The third beer is usually the one that does it.

Do you like to drink? I used to have a taste for beers...funny to think that now. I think porters were my favorite. Those or stouts. A fresh draft of an oatmeal chocolate stout. I remember a ...
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Six Years’ Hope

Six Years’ Hope

By Stephen

A Story That Takes Place Across 10 Seconds - by Stephen Jones


9:59:52 AM The story had begun, but she didn’t know it yet. A latent pain, hidden these past six years would finally begin to find its resolution in this very second. Curious, how something so significant can go unnoticed at the moment. Bu...

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