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5 min read stories

Discover a collection of stories which are around 5 minutes read time.

6 min read

Unjustified Fears

A cautionary tale about irrational fears, spiders and, perhaps, friendship.

7 min read

The Certification of Brandon

A young man hangs himself in prison. Public defender Audrey Meyers reflects on the events that led to his death.

3 min read

An Enlightening Tale

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

5 min read

Professor Panini

Professor Panini is too clever for his own good.

6 min read

A Most Ambitious Experiment

A perfectly simple time travel experiment is made increasingly complex by the involvement of the inventor's other half.

6 min read

The Jesting of Arlington Stringham

Arlington Stringham makes a joke in the Houses of Parliament - but fails to consider the consequences.

4 min read

They're Made out of Meat

A conversation about an unusual discovery.

5 min read

The Lover

A resting model finds her privacy invaded by a young man and a very particular piece of poetry.

6 min read

Death By Scrabble

A game of Scrabble has serious consequences.

7 min read

King Grisly-Beard

A beautiful but rude and conceited princess is taught a lesson.

7 min read

The Twelve Dancing Princesses

A king suspects that his twelve daughters go dancing every night... and a young prince takes the challenge to discover them.

5 min read

The Frog Prince

A princess makes a promise to a talking frog.