[FULL][Short stories]The Black Cat Vol. 01 No. 05 February 1896 - kit

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Post by Kitty » May 3rd, 2020, 5:02 am

The Black Cat Vol. 01 No. 05 February 1896 by Various ( - ).
The Black Cat (1895-1922) was a monthly literary magazine, publishing original short stories, often about uncanny or fantastical topics. Many writers were largely unknown, but some famous authors also wrote original material for this magazine.<br>
The fifth issue has the following 6 stories:<br>
"The mysterious card", by Cleveland Moffet / "Tang-u", by Lawrence E. Adams / "The little brown mole", by Clarice Irene Clinghan / "A telepathic wooing", by James Buckham / "The prince ward", by Claude M. Girardeau / "A meeting of royalty", by Margaret Dodge.<br> ( Sonia)
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Post by Kitty » May 3rd, 2020, 5:09 am

And we're back in the game with the fifth issue of the Black Cat :9: 6 stories are awaiting to be brought to life by interested narrators.

As before, I want to keep this as a one-story-per-reader-project so we can have the maximum of readers in this magazine series.

The project is now officially open for claims. Looking forward to the stories.

Sonia

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Post by NemoR » May 3rd, 2020, 7:22 am

Section 4 please!
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Post by NarratorJ » May 3rd, 2020, 9:46 am

Hi,
I'd like to claim section 3
Thanks,
J
feedback / constructive criticism appreciated

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Post by queenk8 » May 3rd, 2020, 10:37 am

I will claim section 1. These are all so great it's hard to choose!
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Post by Kitty » May 3rd, 2020, 11:31 am

wohooo, the cavalry has arrived :9: Nemo, J and Kate, super to have you again in this instalment as well. Your sections are assigned ! Looking forward to the next batch.

I'll move us over to Readers Wanted right away...already we're 50% claimed :mrgreen:

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Post by lunarbaby » May 3rd, 2020, 1:45 pm

Hello! I'd like to claim section 6 if still available! :) Thanks!

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Post by NemoR » May 3rd, 2020, 5:30 pm

Nemo

Thoreau - “Our truest life is when we are in dreams awake."

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Post by Kitty » May 4th, 2020, 1:38 am

lunarbaby wrote:
May 3rd, 2020, 1:45 pm
Hello! I'd like to claim section 6 if still available! :) Thanks!
hello and welcome to this project. Thank you for claiming, the section is assigned to you. Have fun :)

Sonia

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Post by JulieB3 » May 4th, 2020, 3:33 am

Can I have section 2 this time?

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Post by Kitty » May 4th, 2020, 3:38 am

JulieB3 wrote:
May 4th, 2020, 3:33 am
Can I have section 2 this time?
wohoo Julie, welcome back again to the Black Cat 8-) sure, section 2 is yours. Hope you have fun, and thanks

and that means, only one section left !

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Post by lunarbaby » May 4th, 2020, 12:07 pm

Awesome! Thanks Sonia!
Kitty wrote:
May 4th, 2020, 1:38 am
lunarbaby wrote:
May 3rd, 2020, 1:45 pm
Hello! I'd like to claim section 6 if still available! :) Thanks!
hello and welcome to this project. Thank you for claiming, the section is assigned to you. Have fun :)

Sonia

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Post by Kitty » May 5th, 2020, 12:47 am

thank you Nemo, and what a truly delightful and romantic story this was :9: I totally loved it. And it reminds me extremely of "lucid dreaming", a concept that always fascinated me. Of course Dr Amsden goes a step further here, but well, this is fiction (or is it ? :hmm: ) It would be cool if one could do this (and scary too, depending on who is going to use that method on you :? )

And with that we have our first PL ok section for this project. :thumbs: And I might see you in the next one again ;)

Sonia

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Post by helenmiddlerasen » May 5th, 2020, 11:43 pm

Please can I do section 5? I've just done a minute test recording and it's OK... I have though question - on page 43 there is a part that says B________ and I can't figure out what that is? Can anyone help?
Last edited by helenmiddlerasen on May 6th, 2020, 12:23 am, edited 1 time in total.

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Post by Kitty » May 5th, 2020, 11:48 pm

helenmiddlerasen wrote:
May 5th, 2020, 11:43 pm
Please can I do section 5? I've just done a minute test recording and it's OK...
super, a new voice in the mix :D welcome aboard Helen. I'll assign Section 5 for you, but for that I would need to know what Reader name you want to go by, your real name, forum name or something else ? Let me know, then I'll open your reader page for you and assign it to you officially.

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And that makes us fully claimed, and I move us over to Readers Found. :9:

Sonia

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