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Short Story Contest 1 Vote

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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Which story do you think is best?

Poll ended at 15 Mar 2007, 08:19

Blood
4
50%
Billy's Coloring Book
2
25%
A Leaf Falls Skyward
2
25%
 
Total votes : 8

Post Number:#16 by leonkom
» 13 Jul 2007, 07:54

The I think about tomorrow less, the the life becomes longer.(Leonid Komeliagin)
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Post Number:#17 by leonkom
» 13 Jul 2007, 07:56

If the God has created the person on an image and the similarity, we not slaves God, we its children.
(Leonid Komeliagin)
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Post Number:#18 by bookfly
» 18 Oct 2008, 03:17

hehe I know too










i likewarhammer gold
as you likewarhammer gold
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Post Number:#19 by jose43
» 01 Jan 2009, 14:07

New Year GIFT, a Free Book Reading Portal is being launched! I am talking about Great Rare Books available for free reading at http://www.GreatRareBooks.com and they claim to have over 100,000 Rare Books ready to post! They are uploading books on priority you demand them to load first!

Guys, I think we should encourage them…Lets have a look at it

Chris
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test

Post Number:#20 by jwoodcock
» 27 Apr 2009, 01:36

test
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what a poem

Post Number:#21 by printingman
» 02 Aug 2010, 17:01

leonkom wrote:Days and nights are carried by,
Being pressed in a year.
And the future loneliness,
is more terrible than any trouble.

You will stand,
you will look back in the past!
Also you search there for a light trace.
As was good,
From so much the last years a little!
(Leonid Komeliagin)


This is such a poem that can touch your heart. I dont like this poem, i realy love this poem...
thanks for posting poem
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Post Number:#22 by Perrywinkle47
» 04 Sep 2010, 03:22

Think 100 times before you take a decision, But once that decision is taken, stand by it as one man.
Muhammad Ali Jinnah
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Post Number:#23 by Nitromeaga
» 10 Dec 2010, 07:48

vote for "Blood" :D :D
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Post Number:#24 by Modymilly12
» 08 Jan 2011, 03:09

The story was written wonderfully but I can't seem to understand the last part. Anyway, the writer seems to write this story very creatively.
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Post Number:#25 by Best Payroll Services
» 14 Jun 2011, 23:04

Short Story Contest can be held anywhere. So always be prepared for your skills.
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Post Number:#26 by Wullie
» 04 Jul 2011, 02:08

The Lame Shall Enter First” is told from the point of view of Sheppard, who is unable to empathize with the grief of his son, Norton, over the death of his mother a year ago. Instead, Sheppard insists that helping others is the most important good in life. In addition, Sheppard does not believe in God or heaven, espousing a rational view of life that does not provide Norton the means to understand the death of his mother and the emptiness it created in his life. It takes Rufus Johnson, a fourteen-year-old child who fully believes in good and evil and especially in the power of Satan, to enable Sheppard to understand the love and attention his son needs. However, Sheppard learns this only after Norton kills himself in an attempt to reach his mother, whom he imagines he sees on the moon when he looks at it through a telescope. Through both satire and irony, O’Connor suggests that science cannot replace moral thought and that moral thinking begins with authentic love and compassion rather than a false sense of “doing good.” Furthermore, evil, represented by Rufus, becomes an instrument of good, but only with tragic consequences. Atheism more than Rufus is the real antagonist in the story, for Sheppard’s lack of belief in God and compassion undermines his attempts to accomplish a false, self-absorbed understanding of good
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Post Number:#27 by Timpane
» 27 Aug 2011, 10:23

I'm considering of having another short article challenge or having a verse challenge (thanks knights for the suggestion). Do you all have any input on that
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Re: Short Story Contest 1 Vote

Post Number:#28 by matthewarnold
» 10 Oct 2011, 23:48

my vote goes to blood .
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Re: Short Story Contest 1 Vote

Post Number:#29 by Timpane
» 28 Dec 2011, 10:02

I am very new to the board, but would gladly write and read for another contest.I am so surprised that no one has said this already!
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Post Number:#30 by sexdoll
» 14 Nov 2012, 04:59

where to click to vote ?
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