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In trying times, we know stories can offer hope and escapism. Therefore, we have put together a collection of stories we think will be particularly relevant at this moment.
Write a story inspired by your father's childhood tales.
Princess Aasiya woke to the smell of must and the feeling of cool dirt beneath her cheek. The time must have come, then. Her mother was dead.
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The brick was cool against Dr. Felicity Hart’s skin, a pleasant contrast from the heat of the bonfires outside the little convent turned hospital. Her tri-corner hat cast a dark shadow over her face as she watched the grave nurses look over the new miracle.
Write about what takes place after the happy ending.
When I finally reached the Arcanist’s Tower, it was not what I expected.
Write a story inspired by your mother's childhood tales.
Write a story that takes place at breakfast.