Short Story Contest 2 - Spring Is The Hardest Time

The deadline for the second contest has already passed and the stories are available for reading. It had a Spring theme, and the winner got a $25 gift certificate. Stay tuned for information regarding another contest!
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Re: Short Story Contest 2 - Spring Is The Hardest Time

Post by phonicphoenix » 01 May 2014, 21:00

Wow! There was a lot of emotion in this short-story and I'm glad that I had the chance to read it!
Now it's all change, it's got to change more
Cause we think it's getting better
But nobody's really sure

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Post by mama22 » 22 May 2014, 10:46

CONGRATULATIONS!

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Post by asloan75 » 31 May 2014, 23:50

Hi everyone! !! Im new here, excited to get right involved, I would so love to participate in the very next contest. That was q great read, congrats !!! :o

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Post by H0LD0Nthere » 18 Jun 2014, 21:33

OK. I didn't cry, but only because you did enough foreshadowing to warn me what was coming.

I might still cry, though. I have a two-year-old.

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Post by reubenkey » 10 Feb 2015, 18:43

Surprisingly, I didn't see that ending coming. I almost didn't read it, but decided to since it is so short. I'm glad I did. It was a good story.

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Post by Eevvee5 » 01 Jul 2015, 15:53

Beautifully written! Paints a pretty image in your head at the beginning. Never once lost my attention.

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Post by pallavi garg » 15 Feb 2016, 07:48

Saddening. ..beautiful. ...very well written. ..

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Post by Dr pireh vengus » 27 May 2017, 22:09

This is such a nice story. Best of luck

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Post by baley » 09 Jun 2017, 21:53

Thanks, it's a fact that Spring is a hardest time literary speaking .

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Post by geoffrey ngoima » 12 Aug 2017, 04:42

I would say it's bittersweet but it's so sad! I admire/ honour the unrelenting love though, the soldierly/ never-dying love, and why did the husband have to be such a bottleneck!
Congrats to the author
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Post by BoyLazy » 30 Sep 2017, 02:32

Nice one
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