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SHORT STORY: The Adventures of Ricky Nolan – Meet Alicia

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The following is one of many adventures in the life of Ricky Nolan, a charismatic young stoner virtually incapable of worry… WRITTEN BY: Kristina Dennis Ricky stared down the transparent, inviting doors of Rover’s. A lengthy debate raged on in his mind. After some time, he finally pushed through and entered the local watering hole. Strolling…

Puroresu World: “Wartime”

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The following story is just one tale from many in a series known as “Puroresu World,” where the world of professional wrestling is very much real and it is the means to all ends. Enjoy! He’s so much like his father. Such a fine solider…                   Rissy mused to herself, unknowingly staring out the window…

Short Story: “Homer The Saint”

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Homer has lived his life up until this point by the morals and ideals he had hammered into him as a child. A combination of comic book superheroes and a rather solid upbringing made something of a do-gooder out of Homer, putting others ahead of himself every chance he could.   Until now.   Cause…

Short Story: “Alpha”

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ONE   It all began on my birthday. I was turning twenty-one. Cool, right? Obviously I had plans to go out and get stupid hammered. So I did. It was me, my buddy Tom, and my other buddy Leo. We decided to go to a place called “Rusty Kale’s” in the neighboring town. Leo goes…

Short Story in Dramatic Form: “Crazy”

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BLACK SCREEN   MUSIC CUE: “Crazy” by Patsy Cline   READER NOTE: For maximum effect, cue this song up before you continue to read.   IRIS OUT   Over a young couple, well dressed, ballroom dancing on an empty dance floor. A spotlight shines down on them.   NOTE: Film is in black and white,…

Short Story: “A Solitary Man”

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Nerdopotamus.com has published more than one short story before. Today seemed as good a day as any to put up another. “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” has us in a creative place.  A SOLITARY MAN Written by: Walter Winchester   I’ve been traveling so long, scanning each and every planet I pass.   Nothing.   Not…

Short Story: “Traveler”

Time travel has been written and spoken about for ages. It’s a possibility so endless that there isn’t a soul on this planet that wouldn’t jump at the chance to take a journey through time. Some might say they would. They’ll say they’d never take such a risk. Those people are full of shit. I’ll…

Short Story: “The End Is Nigh”

Earth. Not long after almost all of humanity was wiped off the map. All that remains is one man: Aiden. He spends his time roaming the ruins of his once great civilization. Aiden has come to exemplify the very model of human spirit, fighting tooth and nail to survive, never once questioning the point. Earth…

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