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X-Factor – The Space Between Bookstore presented by A to Z 100 word stories

X-Factor Everything felt like a dream. Only the park bench beneath me felt real. I sat waiting for the sign on the bookstore to read open. I sat day after day. The sign never changed. The door remained locked. The possibilities of what was going on inside was endless. Glitter’s smile and Olivia’s hug of… Continue reading X-Factor – The Space Between Bookstore presented by A to Z 100 word stories

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Wickyorn – The Space Between Bookstore presented by A to Z 100 word stories

Wickyorn Impossibly the sound of the croco echoed through the bookstore. Startlingly a man in a shimmering cape appeared. Wickyorn the wizard sliced the silence with his voice. “Don’t be afraid. The tree has released the croco as a baby. I will give it a place to live while I train it to be good.… Continue reading Wickyorn – The Space Between Bookstore presented by A to Z 100 word stories

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Villainy – The Space Between Bookstore presented by A to Z 100 word stories

Villainy The coffee wasn’t steaming anymore, a large piece of chocolate sat beside the mug. One thing remained unanswered, how did Olivia know the operative? She heard the unspoken question, “all the chocolate bars and candy in the world were disappearing. Every night someone or something was purging stores, houses, and factories of these items… Continue reading Villainy – The Space Between Bookstore presented by A to Z 100 word stories

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Unusual – The Space Between Bookstore presented by A to Z 100 word stories

Unusual The journey from here back into the inner regions of the bookstore seemed arduous, but Olivia had a unique ability to close her eyes and when she opened them again she would be somewhere new. She gripped our hands in hers as she smiled reassuringly before closing her eyes. A strange disembodied feeling washed… Continue reading Unusual – The Space Between Bookstore presented by A to Z 100 word stories

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The Tree – The Space Between Bookstore presented by A to Z 100 word stories

The Tree It sparkled in the moonlight, there was no stopping it. It signaled the end of a journey. The image of our dragonfly was lit up like jewels. The abdomen was vivid blues and greens like sapphires and emeralds. The exceptional sized wings shimmered throughout its webbing. Truly magnificent. Sadly we returned it to… Continue reading The Tree – The Space Between Bookstore presented by A to Z 100 word stories

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Surrounded – The Space Between Bookstore presented by A to Z 100 word stories

Surrounded The day passed. Darkness settled around the campfire; glowing orange and red sparks danced up from the flames. Suddenly the crackling fire was the only sound. All at once a triangle shaped head was silhouetted against the night and on the other side of us there appeared a man in a flowing cape. We… Continue reading Surrounded – The Space Between Bookstore presented by A to Z 100 word stories

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Racing – The Space Between Bookstore presented by A to Z 100 word stories

Racing We were all operating under a feeling that we were racing the shade operative. Quietly we slipped into the open sky section of the bookstore. The dragonfly shaped box had started to hum. We had no idea what the box contained, only that somehow it was going to save us from the croco. The… Continue reading Racing – The Space Between Bookstore presented by A to Z 100 word stories