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Rowena’s Page by S. D. Youngren

Mostly-funny short stories about a young woman's life.

Rowena has a mother:     “This is my life, Mom. Not a Jane Austen novel. Not—”     “Listen to me, Miss Independence. He’s a nice young man, but men expect things. Even nice ones, sometimes. He’s going to think that you’re inviting him to do . . . married people things.” Rowena tried to interrupt, but when she opened her mouth nothing came . . .

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Greg Grendle’s Suburban Experiments by Greg Grendle

Greg Grendle is 20 something, unemployed and living in a boring suburb. Every now and then he looks for a little adventure. . . .

An ongoing blogfic, with new posts monthly.
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Common People by Pixelnyx

Character sketches, snippets and fragments of thought set in a contemporary Australian world.

A collection of character sketches, snippets and fragments of thought in a contemporary Australian setting. Subject matter is prompted by a randomised word-of-the-day; consistent in the sense that characters and settings are continuous, but not in any way chronologically linear. . . .

A growing collection of stories, updated sporadically.
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From the Journals of Bent Magnus by Milledge / Garduño

These are the journal entries of world traveler Bent Magnus.

A full understanding of Bent Magnus begins with his mind. Imagine if you poured the intellectual horsepower of Einstein, Edison, and Ben Franklin all into one man. Now imagine that the man wasn’t a total pansy, like those other guys, and you have Bent Magnus. Beginning with his birth at the “Fight of the Century” in 1910, Bent Magnus . . .

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ROWENA'S PAGE

Pages and Pages

By G.S. Williams, author of The Surprising Life and Death of Diggory Franklin

Sep 15, 2011: "Rowena’s Page" has short stories in the life of the titular character, going back as far as 2000. So there is quite a lot to read through.

From the chapters I’ve seen, it’s worth reading if you like a slice of life kind of story. Rowena comes across as a very personable real-life sort of character—she has annoying parents, a New Age-believing sister, and an inane job. The chapters are whimsical and fun, without being too heavy. Each one has its [more . . .]

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