The Mysterious Gift

Some Gifts Are Unexpected

Box being given to another person.

I apply the final touch to the small Christmas tree, then switch on the lights. The tree is only small, but as a newly single mother, it is all I can afford. I observe the two small bags of wrapped presents under the tree there aren’t many, but I know that Charlotte and Rose will be grateful for them. There are only three presents each in the bags, that is the price families pay…

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Writers who enjoy writing stories about literally anything that shows imagination. Stories that can support you in ‘getting away from it all, and the stress of real-life.’ LGBTQ+ articles are welcome too here, as our aim is to promote mindfulness and banish the stigma.

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Carol Townend

I write about all kinds of things, and I love fiction of all kinds. Where creativity exists; there will always be me.