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Birdsong

A woman was looking at Chikwado. She went to night-vigil services often with the theme Finding Your God-Given Mate. Yewande was courtly, had a glowing ego, and did things for people. He gave them...

30 min read · Rating: PG-13 · Read story

The Little Mermaid

The story of a young mermaid who falls in love with a prince from above the waves.

46 min read · Rating: PG-13 · Read story

The Man with the Watches

An apparently impossible scenario involving the diappearance of three people from and the appearance of a totally unknown - dead - fourth on

35 min read · Rating: PG-13 · Read story

Amy Foster

A young girl falls in love with a mysterious stranger, shipwrecked in the bay near her village.

63 min read · Rating: PG-13 · Read story

Hunted Down

I first saw the gentleman whose story I am going to tell through my glass partition. I conceived a very great aversion to that man the moment I thus saw him, and I hated him worse than ever the...

44 min read · Rating: PG-13 · Read story

The Crime at Pickett's Mill

The fight between Generals Sherman and Johnston near Dallas, Georgia, is buried in the official reports of the victors and ignored by General Sherman in his memoirs. A subordinate officer knew...

17 min read · Rating: PG-13 · Read story

At the Sign of the Cat and Racket

Half-way down the Rue Saint-Denis, a venerable structure was crowned by a triangular roof, and a painting represented a cat playing rackets. The young man had his peculiarities, including white...

107 min read · Rating: PG-13 · Read story

Some Lessons From The School Of Morals

The brilliant and versatile Edmund Kirke was dead. The whole house rose to greet the beautiful Tostee when she reappeared. We were theatre-going people and the united Irma and Tostee troupes...

27 min read · Rating: PG-13 · Read story

The Adventure Of The Solitary Cyclist

After accepting a post as a music teacher at a country house, a woman begins to worry when she is followed by a mysterious stranger on her w

39 min read · Rating: PG-13 · Read story

Three Parables

A wise master told the tenants of a meadow not to mow the weed, but they did not heed the advice and the meadow grew more and more infested. He says we ought not to mow the meadow, but they say we...

18 min read · Rating: G · Read story

The Reckoning

A couple are in agreement on the ethics of marriage but personal feelings, inevitably, intrude.

40 min read · Rating: PG-13 · Read story

A Chapter in the History of a Tyrone Family

I wept more bitterly, because my father had never seemed to love, and I learned that my sister was dead. When I reached the age of sixteen, my mother's plans began to develop, and we moved to...

73 min read · Rating: PG-13 · Read story