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The key reason why the Patriots were able to come back and beat the Falcons in Superbowl LI. Read More
A fun story to write - and I think a fun one to read...I hope p.s. I like comments Read More

Short Story / Horror

July 31, 2020

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It is about a young man who had a broken leg and had to survive a zombie apocalypse, How will he survive a world that has almost no hope. Read More
When a young man sees death and destruction for the first time, it can test his view of the world and how to live in such a world. Of course, his lack of education didn't help matters any. Read More

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It's a Journal Read More
The deceitful obituary intended to destroy Edgar Allan Poe's legacy, which actually enhanced it p.s. I like comments Read More
The advice of the "Red Light Bandit" that helped light up Merle Haggard's future p.s. I like comments Read More
A touch of that "High Lonesome" bluegrass music history p.s. I like comments Read More
Mother Teresa, the irrepressible spirit who served Calcutta's unwanted, un-cared for, and unloved p.s. I like comments Read More
Stuck in traffic and flooded road, sometimes if anything can go wrong, it will. Read More

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Just a peek at my creative process Read More
Huntresses in the grasslands take what is theirs! Read More
Jerold Quagmire was about forty years old when he first noticed that his world was taking a turn for the worse. But why? Read More

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A girl at a carnival is gifted (or is it cursed?) with knowledge of her future and must choose an outcome in the form of two very different boys. Read More

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It's 1939 in Parlor City in upstate New York and private investigator Mike Brady finds the rumblings in Europe are causing problems in his city. A missing husband, suspicious characters, and more keep Brady busy and looking over his shoulder. With his childhood friend, Jimmy Cronin, a Spanish Civil War… Read More
A twist on a classic Scandinavian fairy tale. I wrote this back in 2018, and while I like to believe I've gotten better since then, I think it makes sense to add this to my portfolio. Read More
The creation of "America's town" p.s. I like comments Read More

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This is one story that I was told was not a story but a vignette. Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

#heat, #attic

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Caught between loyalty, family, and pride, Reks struggles to survive as a domesticate in a world determined to break his spirit. (This is a character one-shot based on my fantasy series Where Dragons Rule.) Read More

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HUMOUR. WEIRD. FLASH FICTION. WHO AM I? Read More
Detective Combs has a case to solve, but this may be a hard cookie to crumble. Read More
Karl Corneille was tired of the dog-eat-dog world that he was living in, so he decided to chuck it all and to take himself to a more simple place; a place mostly void of people. Read More

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A man seeks the solution to a quandary. Read More
A bolt of lightning fried our modem, un-plugging me from the Matrix for a few days and this short story was the result of having plenty of quieter time to think. I'm sure there are plenty of little nagging mistakes that I missed, or places that it could have been… Read More

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Then said he unto him, A certain man made a great supper, and bade many: and sent his servant at supper time to say to them that were bidden, Come; for all things are now ready. And they all with one consent began to make excuse. So that servant came,… Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

July 30, 2020

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definitely an interesting horror story (Not about religion or chips in your skin) Read More

Short Story / Horror

July 30, 2020

Reads: 60

Comments: 1

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Just strolling along the street and telling what I see and hear. Read More

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A man is reminiscing while pondering his uncertain fate. Read More
Just another day on the streets of Los Angeles, California, motorist wise. Read More
This is for the Review Chain contest. Read More

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A love story of a young cardiologist sidharth who fall in love with a beautiful muslim photographer zehra when she visit his clinic .. Read More

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Follow Anne as she enjoys a lazy Saturday, loafing around the house all day. Submission for the Review chain contest using the prompt: You’ve lost it, and you’re not sure you want it back Read More
Heartfelt words in a young Charleston widow's diary give a first-person feeling to a time most of us simply read about in stale history books p.s. Please leave feedback Read More