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Story #45 – A little birdy told me

The backyard looked like another planet.  A heavy blanket of snow magnified the cold and reflected the ineffectual winter sun.  Ben squinted at the cold vista out his kitchen window while he scoured the burnt cheese from the bottom of … Continue reading

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Story #40 – grace

They jumped the fence and ducked behind the wall, catching their breath. Grace looked at Tim and smiled. Tim looked like he might throw up. “You okay, tiger?” she asked him, punching him lightly on his arm. He nodded and … Continue reading

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Story #39 – Dead Endy

The afternoon was warm and sunny.  The sleek glass skin of the buildings reflected the sparse cumulus clouds grazing like fluffy white buffalo in the azure.  Along the thin seam where one building would meet the sky, clouds pulled apart … Continue reading

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Story #20 – sleeping dogs lie

I was in Greece. I hadn’t been to Greece since eighth grade when my father was stationed there with the foreign service. Everything looked different now that I was twenty-five. I felt as if I was in a completely new … Continue reading

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Story # 15 – A lost letter from a dying vampire

To All My Children and My Children’s Children, Beware the vessels that we have fed upon. An unknown agent is attacking me from the inside.  I cannot feed. Sleep is painful. I barely fit in my coffin. This letter is … Continue reading

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