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Story #20 by Matthew Sharpe

  Katie’s father drove her to her cross country meet on Saturday morning. He was in a bad mood. He took pills, she didn’t know how many or for what. He hid them from her and she never saw him … Continua a leggere

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Story #19 by Matthew Sharpe

Lonnie saw her in the morning when he walked out of his apartment building and hated the way she was holding her phone as she got into the cab. She didn’t even hail the cab, she just opened its door … Continua a leggere

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Story #16 by Matthew Sharpe

Sarah was stunned when she sat down across from Todd on the patio of the Mexican restaurant. He had seemed so kind, articulate, introspective, and handsome on his internet dating profile. She tried not to judge, but she wanted to … Continua a leggere

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Story #15 by Matthew Sharpe

Phil was lonely so he decided to take a tour of the giant bombed-out crater. Early one morning he got on the tour bus and rode for a long time. Some of the passengers chatted and others, like Phil, did … Continua a leggere

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Story 14 # by Matthew Sharpe

I don’t have anywhere to go. My mom and dad are fighting and my older brother who used to have an apartment across town and would let me sleep there is in Afghanistan and the two real friends I have … Continua a leggere

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Story #13 by Matthew Sharpe

Love was a challenge for Leon. He had a steel rod going straight up the middle of his body and whenever someone hugged him too vigorously his internal organs pressed against the steel and caused him enough pain that he … Continua a leggere

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Matthew Sharpe: Very short stories r us

Dear Brown Bunny Readers, Leonardo Moro has been kind enough to offer to post my very short stories on Brown Bunny. I began writing them at the beginning of this year and in May I decided to experiment with publishing … Continua a leggere

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