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1 min read stories

Discover a collection of stories which are around 1 minute read time.

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A woman prepares to deal with life without her partner.

3 min read

The Empire Of The Parakeets

Revealing the sinister hidden agenda behind the apparently pointless behaviour of a particular type of tiny green insect.

1 min read

Mere Suggestion

A man is consumed by a completely irrational fear.

2 min read


A vivid memory of an incident from the life of an orphanage child.

3 min read

An Enlightening Tale

Humorous fable about an honest beggar, a miserly Lady and an infatuated butler.

2 min read

The Pest

An unusual birthday treat.

1 min read

The Devoted Widow

Witty reworking of the -style fable.

3 min read

High and Lifted Up

A children's story about a boy who turns into a leaf.

2 min read

John Mortonson's Funeral

John Mortonson was dead. His body rested in a fine mahogany coffin fitted with a plate of glass ...