Week 1: The Raven

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Week 1 is here! And along with it, the first short story.

This was inspired by Edgar Allan Poe’s poem of the same name, although it changed so much during the course of writing that it bears no resemblance to the original idea anymore.

Also, I’ll be uploading the stories as attachments since pdfs are easier to read and these stories might run over a few pages.

Here’s an excerpt:

As I made my way to the haphazardly constructed tents on the river bank, I had two thoughts: the full moon seemed ready to drop out of the sky, and, I had five hours to find a raven. The former troubled me more even though my life kind of depended on the latter…

Click here to read the rest of it.

See you next week!

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If you’re confused as to what is happening, I’m doing one short story per week for a year (ideally). You can read more about the project here

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