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Jul 21, 2023Liked by Brian Reindel πŸ‘Ύβš”οΈ

Throwing my hat in the ring, looking forward to reading some of the others here!

https://whogetswhatgetswhy.substack.com/p/upshot?sd=pf

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βœ… Entry verified. Good luck, whogetswhatgetswhy!

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Jul 19, 2023Β·edited Jul 19, 2023Liked by Brian Reindel πŸ‘Ύβš”οΈ

Here's my short story entry: "After-Action Report: Hair".

https://indianamichael.substack.com/p/after-action-report-hair

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βœ… Entry verified. Good luck, Michael!

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Aug 8, 2023Liked by Brian Reindel πŸ‘Ύβš”οΈ

Entering the Space Kumite:

https://extraevil.substack.com/p/exclusive-evil-appeals-to-the-king

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βœ… Entry verified! Good luck, Dennard!

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Aug 2, 2023Liked by Brian Reindel πŸ‘Ύβš”οΈ

My short story entry: Retirement

pulppipepoetry.com/p/retirement?r=1qbiay&utm_campaign=post&utm_medium=web

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https://pulppipepoetry.substack.com/p/retirement

βœ… Entry verified! I'm not sure why, Frank, but the link you provided does not work, but I have the right one above. Good luck!

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Aug 2, 2023Liked by Brian Reindel πŸ‘Ύβš”οΈ

Ah very weird. Thank you Brian!

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Aug 8, 2023Liked by Brian Reindel πŸ‘Ύβš”οΈ
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βœ… Entry verified! Good luck, Jimmy, and thanks for submitting!

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Aug 7, 2023Liked by Brian Reindel πŸ‘Ύβš”οΈ

Thanks Brian, here's my entry. https://penniersn.substack.com/p/the-ball?sd=pf

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βœ… Entry verified! Good luck, Pennie!

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Aug 8, 2023Liked by Brian Reindel πŸ‘Ύβš”οΈ

Thank you.

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Aug 7, 2023Liked by Brian Reindel πŸ‘Ύβš”οΈ
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βœ… Entry verified! Good luck, Najjar!

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Aug 7, 2023Liked by Brian Reindel πŸ‘Ύβš”οΈ

πŸ¦ΎπŸ€–πŸ€³

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Aug 5, 2023Liked by Brian Reindel πŸ‘Ύβš”οΈ

Submitting my short story, "Gatekeeper." Thanks for hosting!

https://ericclayton.substack.com/p/gatekeeper

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βœ… Entry verified! Good luck, Eric!

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Aug 4, 2023Liked by Brian Reindel πŸ‘Ύβš”οΈ
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βœ… Entry verified! And it's got pulp!

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Jul 26, 2023Liked by Brian Reindel πŸ‘Ύβš”οΈ

I'll give this a whirl.

https://josephwiess.substack.com/p/down-the-stairs-we-go

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βœ… Entry verified! Glad you whirled it, Joseph!

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Jul 26, 2023Liked by Brian Reindel πŸ‘Ύβš”οΈ

This one JUST squeaked in under the word limit: The Orchard Hounds, hot off the presses today!

https://talebones.substack.com/p/the-orchard-hounds

Thanks as always for hosting, and looking forward to reading the other entries!!

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βœ… Entry verified! Come on, S.E., you had 60 more words left, totally lots of room. πŸ˜‰

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Next time I'll try to hit EXACTLY 2,500, just to see if I can. πŸ˜‚

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Jul 24, 2023Liked by Brian Reindel πŸ‘Ύβš”οΈ

My short story entry:

Title: Decennial

"Tomorrow was to be my decennial - the day I turn ten. That would be the end of my state-sanctioned life".

https://germanicuscaesar117.substack.com/p/decennial-short-story

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βœ… Entry verified. Good luck, Michael!

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Jul 21, 2023Β·edited Jul 22, 2023Liked by Brian Reindel πŸ‘Ύβš”οΈ

Kathoc Bose: In the Place of the Women

The women touched him lightly, turning him this way and that, as if he were a sort of rare specimen

https://sharronbassano.substack.com/p/kathoc-bose-3-in-the-place-of-women

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βœ… Entry verified. Good luck, Sharron!

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Jul 21, 2023Liked by Brian Reindel πŸ‘Ύβš”οΈ

When a dragon needs to be slain who better for the task than England's patron saint?

https://reddoscarwrites.substack.com/p/the-princess-and-the-dragon

(I am fairly certain this went live at 12:30am UTC Wednesday 19th of July 2023.)

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βœ… Entry verified! Good luck, ReddOscarWrites!

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Jul 21, 2023Liked by Brian Reindel πŸ‘Ύβš”οΈ

Thank you! And thanks for hosting another awesome competition. πŸ˜€

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I love our community!

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Jul 20, 2023Liked by Brian Reindel πŸ‘Ύβš”οΈ

Nothing to give, nothing to lose

β€œThere are two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is.” Albert Einstein

https://luzenz.substack.com/p/nothing-to-give-nothing-to-lose?utm_source=profile&utm_medium=reader2

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βœ… Entry verified. Good luck, Bob!

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Jul 19, 2023Liked by Brian Reindel πŸ‘Ύβš”οΈ

Dropping down a science-fiction short story, "Machine's Search for Meaning."

A scientist makes a groundbreaking discovery, but suddenly faces a difficult moral quandary. Is life so simple?

https://open.substack.com/pub/belowthewillow/p/machines-search-for-meaning?r=2iifad&utm_campaign=post&utm_medium=web

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