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Here are the top ten articles for the Short Stories Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!
1. Red-Headed Baby by Langston Hughes
This is a story written by Langston Hughes in 1934. It is a fictional story of racism and women.
2. Flight - Doris Lessing - Short Story Review
This Short Story review of "Flight" by Doris Lessing examines some St Valentine's Day concerns. First Love, Teen Romance, Parental Responsibilities, Marriage Commitment, Separation Amxiety, Letting Go and Empty Nest syndrome. Negative feelings of Jealousy and Possessiveness appear too.
3. Axolotl - A Review
An Axolotl in a salamander from Mexico. Would you consider becoming one? This piece was written by Magical Realism's most influential artist.
4. The End of Something - Ernest Hemingway
Unusual Gifts For Men - Stories by Ernest Hemingway -Summer's coming,soon there'll be teen vacations and summer camp. boating and fishing.This teen sweetheart story describes two teens who go moonlight fishing. Sounds romantic? Maybe not!Clues are in the title-and memories of teen angst!
5. Toni Cade Bambara
Woman, Writer, Feminist - A look at a rich life.
6. Zora Neale Hurston
Anthropologist, Novelist, Folklorist, Voice of the Silent Many
7. Alaska by Alice Adams
This is a short story by Alice Adams that is an interesting collection of contrasts and similarities.
8. John Updike Short Stories-'Separating'
John Updike,author of short stories and novels such as Witches of Eastwick, died this month aged 76.Among his early stories about a couple (the īMaplesī)is īSeparating.īBut is the story really about the end of a marriage or more about the start of a mental health condition signalled by depression?
9. Short Stories For Teens-Urban Myths-Hairdo Spiders
Scary short stories for teens for sizzling city school holidays when everyone else has gone on vacation ...and the streets are quiet..oh so quiet.. Sure to interest the most disinterested teen,funny Spiders In The Hairdo presents some scary old city legends as well as some weird new urban myths
10. Heat by Joyce Carol Oates
This is a short story by Joyce Carol Oates. It was a disturbing story about a mentally challenged man and a pair of identical twins.
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