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"He told the angels, 'Make sure they know that I see them. Tell them, they’re not rejected... Not alone." This piece re-imagines the events of Luke 2:8-20 as a letter written by one of the Shepherds.
Rebecca has written a short story from the Inn-keeper's perspective, on the night Jesus was born. An interesting read that puts a new light on a long-held "villain" of the nativity story.
Zoe's short story presents an exchange between God and one of His children, in a daydream, and a new revelation: the need to clear old achievements to make space for new success.
A short story exploring a personal encounter of inner healing. This piece reminds us that God, the attentive gardener is perfectly equipped to face our challenges.
A short story for our theme of Courage. Rachel writes about a prisoner whose imagination becomes a new weapon against hopelessness. A quick, interesting read!
A short story remembering those little moments in life through a different lens. The first time you met your partner. That chance meeting with a stranger in a coffee shop...
Written by Rebecca Flory. This short story follows the life of a fragile seed and the journey it went on before becoming a vibrant flower, under the loving care and dedication of 'The Gardener'.
Looking for a short story to read? Look no further! Submitted by Rachel for our theme of battles, this is an exhilarating and exciting creative writing piece. Let us know what you think.
A story by Zoe Abernethy. When I met her she was bruised. Her eyes gave it away, that it wasn’t just physically. I could tell she had gone the distance, not only with her feet, but also with her heart.
A short story by Andy Abernethy. "I was pure, and I walked myself home that night, unaccompanied by the delights that I morbidly deny myself during the daylight hours".