That moment after death and where we end up, what we choose to see and what we choose not to. Our new place in the world, our new home where would that be and who will guide us there if we don't know where to go.
This is the story I'm entering to the Barnes & Noble Mystery Short Story contest. I apoligize if it's too short, the limit was 2 pages. I hope you like it! :P
Tyler Spencer is the most unlucky person ever to walk the earth. His luck is so bad, that the only job he can get is one at a bookstore, ...
| Updated Oct 10, 2009
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Mac is a loan shark who is intent to collect. Tom is a seemingly spineless man who can't pay up. When a business deal goes wrong, someone winds up missing. Find out who in this tale of deceit.
Parents: Beware of adult language.
I had to write this as an english assignment. The story had to been based around a crime and needed to involve a librarian, a record store and a hit and run. the ending is a bit cheesy, but you'll get over it. enjoy :D
| Updated Oct 6, 2009
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This piece stemmed from an assignment I was given--I was supposed to take a classic folk or fairy tale and create a new version of it. I landed first on Hansel and Gretel, then decided it's ripe for a hard boiled detective narrative. This is what came out of it.
This Ugo Osmunds story called Frenemy (alternately spelled "frienemy") is a portmanteau of "friend" and "enemy" which can refer to either an enemy disguised as a friend or to a partner who is simultaneously a competitor.
| Updated Oct 2, 2009
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Tags: crime, hate, mystery