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Catch of the Day, a CATCH story by @noodlebubble

Reposted from here. We were walking on the beach when the boat came in. Heard the shouts, saw crowds flock to where it was mooring. And joined them. Jostling to see. It took six men to hoist it off the rocking boat. And as seagulls screeched their accusations overhead two men rolled it over, then

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The Ship Breaker (A Tale of Space Fishing), a CATCH story by @glempy

Reposted from here. The mono-fillament line snaked out through the soupy, interstellar morass of the nebula. It spooled out from the primary mass of the Great Xolotar, drifting klik after klik until it floated megakliks distant, rotating gently on its own axis. The Xolotar’s arcane, machine intelligence tracked eddies in the dust clouds and mapped

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Catch, a CATCH story by @CaptainRaz

Reposted from here. If I fall, will you catch me? I stand on the edge, wind whipping at my hair, making it stream out behind me in tendrils. I close my eyes, enjoying the breeze against my skin. Up here the wind is strong, powerful, and it makes me feel the same. It is a

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Catch!, a CATCH story by @MrMoth

The steam rolled forward, boiling everything in its path. The sea had risen from its ages-old bed in a hissing fury, a white hot cloud filled with the flash-cooked catch of the day. The land was scoured; every living thing extinguished on contact, every object melted, twisted, burned, collapsed. This was an extinction. Nothing in

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