Articles in the ‘Kids’ Fiction’ Category

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SECOND SEASON Part 4 of 6

March 21st, 2015 | By Clint Foster No Comments

“I don’t want to see a single head lowered in this locker room.” The Shell’s voice had more body than it usually did. It felt heavier and more powerful. “Losing a game is…

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SECOND SEASON Part 3 of 6

December 20th, 2014 | By Clint Foster No Comments

  When the season finished, Ben had a conversation with his parents about not playing football the next year. They told him that they respected his decision, and that they always loved him…

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SECOND SEASON Part 2 of 6

October 19th, 2014 | By Clint Foster No Comments

Dirty knuckles gripped a ragged facemask.  One jammed finger was taped to another slightly less jammed finger for some stability.  Thumps of plastic on plastic filled the afternoon air as all of the…

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SECOND SEASON Part 1 of 6

August 18th, 2014 | By Clint Foster No Comments

The glaring sun beat down on the pool with unrelenting heat, driving many of the swimmers to gripe to their parents about how much sunscreen was too much. The parents usually won the…

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Seasons Part 6 of 6

May 18th, 2014 | By Clint Foster No Comments

Mick extended his chest to cross the finish line, even though no one was around him. He’d always wanted to feel like he was just barely winning a race. He ended up third…

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Seasons Part 5 of 6

April 5th, 2014 | By Clint Foster No Comments

His parents didn’t bother coming to the meeting before the track and field season started. Carlos took home the papers they had to sign, finding them filled out in the morning as he…

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Seasons Part 3 of 6

December 12th, 2013 | By Clint Foster No Comments

  “Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn.” “Correct.” Mick breathed a sigh of relief. The tension that gripped his gut every time he thumbed the buzzer eased away as the moderator began reading another question. The Quiz…

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Seasons Part 2 of 6

October 4th, 2013 | By Clint Foster No Comments

On the shriek of the whistle, 18 pairs of sneakers thudded and squeaked across the floor. Hands slapped the half-court line of the basketball court as players turned around to return to the…

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Seasons Part 1 of 6

August 4th, 2013 | By Clint Foster No Comments

The antique-style alarm clock that had been perched precariously on the edge of Ricky’s dresser rattled for nearly a second before crashing to the floor. It skittered under the bed and came to…