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The best place to write, read and share wonderful stories

20lines is a community of writers, readers and dreamers.

Our goal is to connect talented writers with passionate readers through wonderful short stories.

You can browse among thousands of stories of any genre or topic. The only limit is that stories can’t be longer than 240 lines (about 3,400 words), so they are perfect every time you have 5 spare minutes.

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Write and share your stories in three simple steps, save your drafts at anytime and add a beautiful cover. If you feel like it, you can also write anonymously.


Discover thousands of short stories, browse among the thematic channels and interact with the authors: vote, comment and share the stories on the social networks.


Keep a world of stories always in your pocket. Download our apps and enjoy 20lines anytime and everywhere. Our short stories are perfect whenever you have 5 spare minutes.

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