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The Peach Tree

She set her pail down carefully on the rusted garden table. Perfumed mallows, lilacs, and white daffodils surrounded her, budding in neat rows...

by bookrabbit
The Chosen One

It was dark, that she could tell, but as she tried to reach up to touch her face but the whispers and gasps that followed made her freeze. There were other people? Why couldn't she see them?

by calliegraphy
A Scared Owner and Her Brave Wocky vs the Battledome

Those early years were magical as we romped around Neopia. Foxie was at my side, no matter what I decided to do.

by wolfgirl764
Usuki Singing Stars #15: I Scream for YBIC!

"YES BOY ICE CREAM! YES BOY ICE CREAM!" Sparkles exclaimed as she entered Patricia's neohome. "Just three more hours, you guys!"

by downrightdude
A Job Well Done

The building in front of me was a giant behemoth of arches and marble and gold. The Faerieland Employment Agency. I was finally here, and there was no turning back now.

by unfogging
An Ogrin's Wild Life

Og didn't object when Lofty took the lead off the trail. The Ogrin's biggest fear was of getting lost but he was currently with the one Neopet who never did.

by 77thbigby
Snowflakes

Knock knock.

"Mrikuni?"

Silence. The words hung in the empty air like snowflakes on an updraft, echoing lightly down the halls.

by miharu_mizuneko

Wentworth's Festival

Sweet music flooded in through the windows of the nearly deserted coffee shop.

by encroached
 
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"Snowflakes" by miharu_mizuneko
The western wing of the house had, almost overnight, transformed from a warm and inviting living space to a cold, nigh sacred ground, and a solemn silence reigned. The door to the first room on the left was wide open, and the upper hinge was visibly loose, as if someone had flung it open and slammed it too often. The room had only been occupied for three days...




Other Stories


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A Guide for Effective Neomail Applications
Keeping it brief is the name of the game when it comes to neomail applications.

by paws265

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Neopia's Spiciest Foods
Almost all food shops and restaurants in Neopia offer spicy food for those gourmet eaters willing enough to try some tongue burners...

by darkobsession

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Brothers: Part One
Kanuah, a black Lupe, walked in. "Dayith's gone."

by solcana64

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Deeper: Part Eight
"So," I said, stepping in her path and holding up my blaster. "Not the innocent little girl you pretended to be, are you? Get down!"

Sharron snarled, reaching for her blaster anyway.

by kristykimmy


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The Travels and Trails of a Sponge
Sponge Kikos, the magic grow-in-water Neopets!

Also by horsecrazyirishgirl

by _espy_


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The Unfortunate Little Snowball
All he wanted was some respect...

by piefly2



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