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A wooden owl prompts change in a quiet woman's life.
- Length: 8 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
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Returing home with a copy of Lethal Weapon IV under one arm, Katherine is surprised to find her sister waiting in the living room - especially since she has been dead for eight years.
- Length: 8 pages
- Age Rating: PG
3 Stars
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While a search for a missing child goes on, a father travels to pick up his daughter from the airport. Contains adult subject matter.
- Length: 8 pages
- Age Rating: 15
4 Stars
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An aging, exciled dictator returns to the country he once controlled.
- Length: 8 pages
- Age Rating: 15
4 Stars
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Two soldiers speculate as to where the dead go the night before a battle.
- Length: 8 pages
- Age Rating: PG
4 Stars
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As the supply of fan mail dwindles, ageing screen icon Lana Lawn decides to invite a young student to dinner. Someone's in for a surprise.
- Length: 8 pages
- Age Rating: PG
4 Stars
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"What happened when all their illusions were stripped away and revealed for what they truly were?"
- Length: 9 pages
- Age Rating: 15
4 Stars
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"He couldn’t understand why I wanted to leave the capital to spend New Year’s Eve in a second-rate resort town. We were looking for the sky, I explained."
- Length: 9 pages
- Age Rating: 18
3 Stars
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He left at night, taking with him a change of clothes, a blanket, and a small bag of money which he found in his father’s room.
- Length: 9 pages
- Age Rating: PG
3 Stars
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Is Barry hallucinating again?
- Length: 9 pages
- Age Rating: 15
4 Stars
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Jake gets home from school, but can’t find his key…
- Length: 9 pages
- Age Rating: U
4 Stars
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A woman's appetite for life has disappeared since leaving New York.
- Length: 9 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
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An obese mother's unusual powers of water retention save her family.
- Length: 9 pages
- Age Rating: PG
4 Stars
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A mother has great ambitions for her daughter's ice-skating career.
- Length: 9 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
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A boy is influenced by his father's unusual explanations.
- Length: 9 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
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