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Featured 50 Fiction: In The Cold

Ronald Alexander | Posted 07.07.2013 | Fifty
Ronald Alexander

In this part of the country, winter had a way of sneaking up on one, killing the light, freezing the air and blanketing the naked trees in a leaden sh...

Featured 50 Fiction: Animal Truths

Rebecca Coffey | Posted 07.06.2013 | Fifty
Rebecca Coffey

For at least 1500 years, clans of reindeer-herding and reindeer-following people roamed up and down the Yamal peninsula of northwestern Siberia, relat...

Featured 50 Fiction: Hello Henry

Diana Friedman | Posted 07.03.2013 | Fifty
Diana Friedman

Hello Henry, is that you? Sorry, the sign-up sheet said you were six and you don't quite look... well, it's just those teeth. No, no, no, not a proble...

Featured 50 Fiction: Walk With Dad

Kimann Schultz | Posted 07.02.2013 | Fifty
Kimann Schultz

My father was a German-Ukrainian immigrant, a laborer who had married and in due course produced three daughters. Having weathered wars and oceans lik...

Featured 50 Fiction: Mary, Mary

Joan Wilking | Posted 07.01.2013 | Fifty
Joan Wilking

What MaryAnne remembered most vividly about those last few minutes alone in the fortune teller's stall was the smell, a sickening mixture of cheap per...

Featured 50 Fiction: Life Among The Bean Bugs

D.V. Wesselmann | Posted 06.30.2013 | Fifty
D.V. Wesselmann

-1- Helen Isabel Waldenschmidt was dead, and she didn't look like herself. Her face was as yellow as chicken skin fresh from the freezer. Circus ...

Featured 50 Fiction: My Blindness Is Its Own Reward

Rich Seeley | Posted 06.29.2013 | Fifty
Rich Seeley

I have made my bed in darkness -- Job 17:13 Nobody here is from here. That is what I like about LA. It is a good place to be anonymous. You can live ...

Featured 50 Fiction: The Vintage Lamp

Roger Marsh | Posted 06.27.2013 | Fifty
Roger Marsh

Most folks in town described Anita Perkins with peculiar detail. A few could talk about Anita for up to three hours without repeating a story, many co...

Featured 50 Fiction: River Road

Ruth Blank | Posted 06.26.2013 | Fifty
Ruth Blank

I'm already late to open the shop when I see that there's a police barricade down the road; sheriff's cars with swirling lights are parked at odd angl...

Seeking Post50 Fiction Judges

Posted 04.25.2013 | Fifty

This week we launched a new Featured Fifty Fiction initiative aimed at discovering the hidden writing talent among our audience. The result? An avalan...

Featured 50 Fiction: Acts Of Kindness

Tracy Dunbrook | Posted 06.25.2013 | Fifty
Tracy Dunbrook

This week, Huff/Post50 announced a new initiative to showcase original fiction. Our editor at large, Rita Wilson, issued a call for submissions of 5,0...