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I Looked Ahead

I do not feel alone, though I may look so sad.

by knannia
Haunted: Lost

"M-m-matt?" Jake said. "I think we're lost..."

by jeran_b
A Lift Home

Yes, he had certainly taken a wrong turn at that last boulder. Or the one before that. Or that dip in the ground beside the gnarled tree...

by damson_rhee
The Not-So-Great Bank Robbery

It was the month of Hunting, and it was so hot out that baby Pteris were urged to stay indoors in order to avoid hard-boiling.

by mergirl294
Can't Melt a Dream

Dreams were all he had, for a dream was how he was born.

by watersprite112
A Gathering of Friends

It was what some Neopians called a "grey day," where you feel like you've been painted grey in your sleep.

by blackghoulmon

It was a grim place to grow up, with bland food, gray walls and no love, but Lyla did her best to stay upbeat.

by wizardchesskim
How The Buzzler Got Its Light

"NO!" Gargarox shouted angrily. "Quit sending inferior help and this won't happen!"

by scarletscorchio
In a Parallel Universe

"Yeah, sorry I'm late," said Delilah, bending down to push her basket underneath the kitchen table. "Did you just start?"

by reggieman721
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"Can't Melt a Dream" by watersprite112
The snow Lupe looked down to the line separating Terror Mountain and Tyrannia. Weeks ago the line had looked so magical, so mystic. From his home on the icy cliff tops it looked like a fine curving border strip between safe cold snow and the mysterious unknown. However...

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Many of you may have played these games, but do you really recall where they started?

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Paint Brush Polls: Royal Edition!
Welcome, ladies and gentlemen, to the grandest red carpet event of the year!

by kallykat_03


Vonde and the Mutant Yooyu Conspiracy: Part Two
'I've never seen a bottomless pit before. I wonder how they know a pit is bottomless. Do they send somebody down and wait until they have no more rope to say it has no bottom? Or do they throw something in it and wait for echoes?'

by hellehond


Breaking News: Part Two
Alfonso turned immediately, his eyes suddenly wide and alert. "Get me Lady Cambridge, immediately," he ordered.

by herdygerdy


Something has Happened - Monocerous
Why does no one talk to me?

by leedom111


Speak No More: Desert
You're not even in the desert, you're ten feet from the house...

by laehlani

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