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1 Damsels in Distress Rules by Ernest Bywater

Damsels In Distress
The basic rules and background on the operation of the Damsels in Distress Universe. This is posted with the approval of Lazlo, the universe creator, and is intended to help readers and writers to understand the universe better.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: General
Tags: Workplace, Science Fiction, Aliens, AI
Downloads: 1633 | Votes: * | Score: *
Size: 38KB | 7,040 words | Posted:

2 The Millionaire Next Door by Lazlo Zalezac

If happiness was measured in money there would be very few millionaires. This is a story about Dan Parker, a young man who starts his life as an adult with the odds stacked against him. Follow his journey of self discovery as he tries to achieve happiness. His story might make you wonder if you live next door to a millionaire. CHAPTERS WILL BE POSTED EVERY OTHER DAY!

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Drama
Tags: Coming of Age, Humor, Workplace
Downloads: 30893 | Votes: 342 | Score: 8.93
Size: 1474KB | 287,124 words | Posted: Concluded:

3 Coming Home by Ernest Bywater

Father's been away 3 years. His young family's meeting him at the airport. --- Bad Fred, said --- It's poignant, and you hit the right notes. If I didn't know it was your story and trust you, I would have drifted away in the first few paragraphs. It moved slowly. It was lovely, but it wasn't hitting my "what happens next?" buttons. Well, until the end when it all comes together. Readers who stick with it will be rewarded. Set in Australia.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Drama
Tags: Drama, Politics, Military, Workplace, Vignettes
Downloads: 4905 | Votes: 504 | Score: 8.90
Size: 11KB | 2,221 words | Posted:

4 A Glass, and Darkly by The Outsider

A Knox Family Story (2)
Part of the Enfield Undrowned universe
Terrorist rage pierces the heart of the United States in a shocking and brutal attack. The attack jolts the country from its naïveté in one, horrifying instant; Jeff Knox, his family, friends, and neighbors are shaken from their comfortable lives in that same moment. How does a nation of three hundred million respond and how does it change one man?

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Biography
Tags: Romance, War, Military, Workplace, Alternate Timeline
Downloads: 35558 | Votes: 555 | Score: 8.74
Size: 844KB | 158,781 words | Posted: Concluded:

5 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.

Age Rating: Older than 13
Tags: Workplace
Downloads: 25591 | Votes: 760 | Score: 8.71
Size: 1054KB | 198,730 words | Posted: Concluded:

6 The Donaldsons by Lazlo Zalezac

Melinda is a highly driven executive of a major aerospace company. Life was perfect until she tangled with the Donaldson family - a group of the most arrogant and difficult people she had ever met. After that, life gets a little strange.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Comedy
Tags: Romance, Humor, Drama, Workplace
Downloads: 4849 | Votes: 153 | Score: 8.70
Size: 200KB | 37,925 words | Posted: Concluded:

7 Blind Sight by vlfouquet

A Howly-Howard Story (1)
A girl was born who was descended from a long line of female psychics The gifts were not given to every female member sometimes they skip generation. An artifact, heirloom, of the family was alway passed on to the next female who could best used it. With the birth of this baby girl the holder of the artifact see that she will be the greatest holder of the artifact in this family long history. So the artifact was shipped as a birthday gift to be given on the first safe date it could be worn.
Premier members only

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Coming of Age, Crime, School, Violence, Workplace, Young Adult
Downloads: 15138 | Votes: 654 | Score: 8.62
Size: 330KB | 63,683 words | Posted: Concluded:

8 Boston Solutions Incorporated by Lazlo Zalezac

The problem with beautiful women is that they are beautiful. They work their way into a man's head and turn him into a blithering idiot. Even worse, as far as Magus is concerned, stunningly gorgeous women are attracted to men of intelligence like moths to a candle.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Comedy
Tags: Humor, Drama, Workplace
Downloads: 11827 | Votes: 149 | Score: 8.50
Size: 426KB | 79,647 words | Posted: Concluded:

9 A Charmed Life by The Outsider

A Knox Family Story (1)
Part of the Enfield Undrowned universe
Will you be content to drift from situation to situation, to sail the course charted for you by others, or will you take charge of your life and chart your own course? For Jeff Knox, a teenager about to start high school in Enfield, Massachusetts, choosing to take charge of his life will affect more lives than just his own.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Biography
Tags: Coming of Age, Romance, School, Military, Workplace, Alternate Timeline
Downloads: 110752 | Votes: 1066 | Score: 8.46
Size: 1385KB | 261,818 words | Posted: Concluded:

10 Echoes of a Bitter Past by Texrep

Richard Gilson lives at a time of many changes. He loses his girlfriend, Mavis to another and then his family. Even when Mavis comes back into his life, the past is ever present.
Premier members only

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Romance
Tags: Drama, Workplace
Downloads: 6645 | Votes: 415 | Score: 8.38
Size: 57KB | 11,116 words | Posted:
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