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1 Mother's Day by dualwriter

A short story that remembers Mothers
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Tags: Tear Jerker
Downloads: 1099 | Votes: 115 | Score: 9.36
Size: 8KB | 1,594 words | Posted:

2 Memorial Day: Human and Heroic by PuffDragon

This was a speech I wrote and gave in Parshall, ND for Memorial Day 2009. I think i shows how today's warfighters feel about Memorial Day.
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Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Essay
Tags: Military, True
Downloads: 704 | Votes: 98 | Score: 9.34
Size: 4KB | 896 words | Posted:

3 Charlie Char Char - Book 4 - School Is Fun by Allan Kindred

Charlie encourages learning. For preschool age kids. Since my stories don't have illustrations it is up to the reader to do it with great descriptive drama and fun.
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Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Kids
Tags: School, True
Downloads: 305 | Votes: * | Score: *
Size: 2KB | 439 words | Posted:

4 Dads Guide to Surviving a C-section by jeff thomas

A father's misadventures while preparing for the birth of his first son by C-Section. This is a mostly true story with a healthy dose of embellishment and told with tongue firmly placed in cheek.
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Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: True
Tags: Humor, True
Downloads: 774 | Votes: 47 | Score: 8.87
Size: 18KB | 3,563 words | Posted:

5 Hard Times Oklahoma by TC Allen

Harley and Ida Duran were share croppers and nice people in a time and place where nice people weren't appreciated. Share croppers were considered less valuable than dirt. However, there are those who can be nice and still persevere, no matter who their enemies may be. Harley teaches his enemies that it's okay to turn the other cheek... After that you make sure they can't smite you on the other cheek.
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Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Historical
Tags: Romance, Violence, Historical, True, Dystopian, Novel-Classic
Downloads: 8866 | Votes: 281 | Score: 8.80
Size: 496KB | 97,058 words | Posted: Concluded:

6 Old Stuff and Memories... by Ragnaar

A short moment in time today. The Past came back today.
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Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: True
Tags: True, War
Downloads: 1066 | Votes: 90 | Score: 8.75
Size: 2KB | 389 words | Posted:

7 Problems by Pedant

Gordy and Weena (9)
Gordy, Weena, Patrick, et al., encounter numerous problems of various sorts.
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Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Drama
Tags: Coming of Age, True
Downloads: 3965 | Votes: 249 | Score: 8.74
Size: 147KB | 27,123 words | Posted: Concluded:

8 Service Society by Lazlo Zalezac

Dexter James is fed up with his job. For ten years he has put in long hours, worked for jerks, and received no rewards for a job well done. Then one day he says no to a temporary promotion. The fallout of that one little action will change the world.
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Age Rating: Older than 13
Tags: Workplace
Downloads: 27713 | Votes: 800 | Score: 8.73
Size: 1054KB | 198,730 words | Posted: Concluded:

9 Advice on Choosing a Mistress by Benjamin Franklin

One of the USA's Founding Fathers offers sage advice just as appropriate now as when it was first penned more than 250 years ago.
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Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: True
Tags: Historical, True
Downloads: 1609 | Votes: 62 | Score: 8.71
Size: 3KB | 632 words | Posted:

10 Busted Axle Road by Wes Boyd

A Spearfish Lake/Dawnwalker Story (4)
A snake crawls out of a bathroom drain, and a woman kills it with her hair dryer... That's all it takes to set townspeople, media, crooked environmentalists, nudists, a country music singer, the federal government and a bunch of dogsledders to getting at each other's throats. Of course, nothing's quite normal in Spearfish Lake!
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Age Rating: Older than 13
Tags: Coming of Age, Romance, Humor
Downloads: 7156 | Votes: 142 | Score: 8.69
Size: 979KB | 186,038 words | Posted:
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