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3 min read stories

Discover a collection of stories which are around 3 minutes read time.

1 min read

Moths

A translator who has a phobia of moths spent three years translating a book with a moth motif. It’s ironic, she has said, that she knew more about the moths...

1 min read

Language is her caravan

Frosty, green through gray rising steeply, top of the bank a big top, red with a sign, misty, fantastical on the walk to school.“My sister can’t express...

1 min read

The Sun in a Box

When I was younger I drafted a memory. I drew a rectangle on a piece of card and called it a computer. Happy hours spent playing with framed nothing...

1 min read

Fanciphobia

I wear my fear around me / I fan it out on my pillow

1 min read

Vacation

I am in Chicago, in dark tunnels. I'm meeting up with a girl I know from high school who I haven't seen in five years.I wait for her in the street, in the...

4 min read

Haunt

Two months into my time as Fred and Elsie’s ghost, they wake up in the middle of the night to find me at the kitchen table, staring at the Ouija board...

3 min read

A Haunted House

Whatever hour you woke there was a door shutting. From room to room they went, hand in hand, lifting here, opening there, making sure--a ghostly couple."Here...

1 min read

The Triantiwontigongolope

Have you ever heard of an animal as ridiculous as the triantiwontigongolope?

5 min read

The Glugs of Gosh - The Little Red Dog

* Story contains bad language

The enchanting poem about the Glugs who live in Gosh, a land of adventures and magic.

5 min read

The Glugs of Gosh - Emily Ann

* Story contains bad language

The enchanting poem about the Glugs who live in Gosh, a land of adventures and magic.

3 min read

The Glugs of Gosh - Ogs

The enchanting poem about the Glugs who live in Gosh, a land of adventures and magic.

5 min read

The Glugs of Gosh - The Seer

The enchanting poem about the Glugs who live in Gosh, a land of adventures and magic.