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My name is Sherrie Dyllinger and I'm one of England's most wanted. Read More
The short story by Herman Melville, “Bartleby, the Scrivener”, is a first person narration about a copyist who refuses to do the job he was hired for and the inability of the narrator, the scrivener’s boss, to dismiss his disruptive employee. The narrator is a “rather elderly man” who is… Read More
Sloan's work is starting to catch up to him, slowly destroying his body - but what does he care? He's getting paid to clean up nasty stuff - and there's plenty of work out there. After clearing out some bad guys he was hired to whack, Sloan gets a new… Read More

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A murderer is paid $5,000 to murder people....a wife willing to pay that money to kill her husband got to him a little too late. Short but sweet! :D :D >:D Read More

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February 04, 2010

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Life is dragging its feet for a guy who waits for a woman to hurriedly board a bus. The timing is perfect for them and slowly it ignites. Read More
After being questioned by police as the chief suspect after her former fiancé is hospitalized following a savage beating, Kerri Saunders is picked up in a bar by a pleasant young man intent on seducing her. So what does an abandoned woman do? She takes a chance... Read More
Jeff and is a graduating senior in high school. Should he take the safe route in life and take over the family business a furniture store or follow his dream of being the best drag racer in the world. “Life a Quarter Mile at a Time” is the start of… Read More
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