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The Antimilitarist

I came into the world, acted up as a child, made demands and dared take risks, acting as if I was special....

Anne-Marie Smith
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Moving House

The family and I decided it was time for a "tree change", sell up and get out of town to the fresh air of the country....

Rohan Doherty
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Helium balloon mishap

I can remember being at a birthday party and having my first helium balloon experience. I was having a whale of a time, sucking out the gas and maki...

Luke Simmons
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Why is it called bytestories?

This is a place for "byte-sized" stories and there is a 1500 character (about 250 words) limit for two main reasons. Firstly, we want you to know that "War and Peace" isn't required to leave your mark. Secondly, it takes about 2 minutes to read each story meaning you can head here whenever you want a quick (and entertaining) read.