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For the week of September 16 to 22:

Write a story (less than 2000 words) about a dog and a cat and a man named Jared. By the end of the story, the readers should have a big grin on their faces and feel good about themselves.

Post your stories and critiques here (in SYW):

For general discussions, visit this thread: