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Woe to the One who Deals with Sloth

I shouldn't have looked out the window that day.

by flufflepuff
Friday: The Curse

Kelp is the most exclusive restaurant situated in the depths of Maraqua City. It is reserved solely for the elite who are willing to pay a premium for tasty, exotic meals...

by vanquishee
From Dawn to Dusk

The air was hazy as Theodore descended onto the landscape of his favourite planet, Neopia. Where, or perhaps when, he was landing was...

by azienskieth
Of Time Machines and Banana Cookies

"I didn't want to get your hopes up if it didn't work. Time travel's already a proven concept, it's just incredibly hard to pull off."

by opossumman
Hijohu and Gabreilla2323

Hijohu sighed happily against the shop window, which misted at the warmth of his breath. For an Ice Bruce he sure did have a lot of warmth inside...

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by nycflowergirl

All For Want Of

Cybele groaned, weakly struggling in vain to take back the blanket now held by the giggling four-year old. The frozen panic of a nightmare began to ebb away...

by miharu_mizuneko
Avarice

"Do you wish to have your fortune told?" the white Aisha gypsy asked with a silvery voice.

by pillsi
Garjan's Borrowed Time

Garjan could not believe how ungrateful Pystry was being. Apparently this benighted Mutant Hissi didn't realize that the opportunity to assist someone of Garjan's eminence was a privilege he didn't lightly bestow.

by peirigill
Paradox

Even by the standards of dark nights, that one was dark. There weren't even stars to see by, just a blanket of cloud blocking out all light.

by herdygerdy
Vanished

"Friends," Altador said quietly, "we are gathered today to discuss the matter of the Betrayer."

by fairyxhearts
 
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"All For Want Of" by miharu_mizuneko
The drowsy Zafara, losing her half-hearted game of tug-a-rope, chuckled. "I was unaware that a queen could oversleep," she joked, quickly releasing the covers and chuckling as her daughter fell over onto her back. The boy rolled his eyes as his little sister giggled, trying...




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