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Closer-To-The-Sun


You gotta kick at the darkness until it bleeds daylight.

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This story is a sequel to Cloudbusting


"There must have been a moment just before you hit the water,/When you were filled with a sense of peace and understanding./With the wind in your hair and the light in your eyes,/As you realized you were finally escaping." -Frank Turner, 'A Wave Across A Bay'

Prequel: “Cloudbusting

At her request, Silverstream wants Sandbar to teach her to surf. The pony is more than happy to teach, but he hopes that it's something that Silverstream can handle. Will the hippogriff be able to get the hang of being out on the water?


Cover art made by Pitangawang
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This story is a sequel to I Owe You One


"I must admit I wanted you to save me,/Now I'm sat on the ground, feeling half crazy./I don't want you to go." -Arlo Parks, 'Softly'

Prequel: "I Owe You One"

Awaking in the middle of the night, Gallus finds himself next to Ocellus, and the two discuss the situation, their relationship, and their future.


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"I'm sittin' on the dock of the bay,/Watchin' the tide roll away, ooh,/I'm just sittin' on the dock of the bay,/Wastin' time." -Otis Redding, '(Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay'

While on a school trip to San Franciscolt, Gallus sits on the dock to get lost in thought. However, a familiar yak comes to check on him. Joining him, Yona talks with Gallus about their homes, what their future might hold, and one another.


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"Gonna take you right back,/Right back to the beginning,/Of the gift that keeps giving again,/It's the gift that keeps giving again." -Super Furry Animals, 'The Gift That Keeps Giving'

In an effort to better understand the holiday, Ocellus asks if she can visit with Sandbar and his family for Hearth's Warming Eve. Sandbar is more than happy to welcome the changeling, as Hearth's Warming Eve is his family's favorite holiday of the entire year. What will Ocellus learn about the holiday from Sandbar and his family?


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"I'm sorry I can't relate,/I refuse to associate,/So don't go blaming me for your bad hair day." -MxPx, 'Bad Hair Day'

The incident happened one day in class and Sandbar had be excused. Next time we all saw him, his mane was a complete disaster. It was absolutely a hilarious sight for the rest of us. Unfortunately, I have a feeling it might be affecting Sandbar and he's going a bit off the deep-end.


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This story is a sequel to Now Or Never Now


"I fell in love,/'Cause no one saw me the way you did,/And no one's seen me that way since,/But for a short time that's how I lived./Can't get happy, can't get sad,/It's hard to do,/When I hate everyone but you." -The Front Bottoms, 'Everyone But You'

Prequel 1: "Constant Headache"
Prequel 2: "Now Or Never Now"

Gallus goes to visit Smolder in the hospital after an accident during cheerleading practice. While she is recovering well, the scare does cause Smolder and Gallus to talk about their relationship. However, even as she is recuperating, the two can't help but exchange insults and taunts to one another.


Cover art commissioned from CaptShowtime.
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“Like the sun coming out,/Ooh, I just know that something good is gonna happen,/I don't know when,/But just saying it could even make it happen.” -Kate Bush, ‘Cloudbusting’

Sequel: “A Wave Across A Bay

After looking for Sandbar just about everywhere, Silverstream finds her earth pony friend on the roof, watching the clouds. While watching the skies together, the two friends begin to share a little about their youth.

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This story is a sequel to Life In Quarantine


“Ain't got a thing to do,/I'm all alone and I just hit up all my friends.” -Chapel, ‘Friends’

With the lockdown in place, a group of friends are getting used to a lot of things during the quarantine: learning from home, passing the time, and keeping in touch. Thankfully, they each have their cell phones.

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This story is a sequel to Constant Headache


“Because the last time I let myself feel this way,/It was a long, long time ago./And now we get so scared, and we get so scared,/To be nowhere left alone.” -Metric, ‘Now Or Never Now’

Prequel: "Constant Headache"
Sequel: "Everyone But You"

With all of their seemingly endless back-and-forth, Smolder and Gallus are both convinced by their friends to write letters to the other. Of course, both the dragon and the griffon struggle to find the right words to write.

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“Your friends, they are jewels,/Twice as beautiful and few.” -Iron & Wine, ‘Friends They Are Jewels’

After being enrolled at the School of Friendship, Ocellus took it upon herself to record her numerous findings about friendship and other aspects of life at the school.

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