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A Warning to Thinkers

[From a recently discovered pamphlet dated circa 1790, written by a Father John Carrington]It is unusual for a man in my position to address himself...

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Desert Rot

His fire was a bluff of life in the withering carcass of his company. Walton stood staring at the sands around him. The dunes rose and fell with the...

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Man Tracker

Coquille marshes - Editor by Kevin M. WhiteArthur Bindell eased the '55 panel truck down the narrow mud strip that passed for a road near the Coqui...

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Best Enemies Forever

Only fifty-six … still seems alert … atrial fibrillation and arrhythmia. Talking like squirrels rustling in the leaves. Ignoring him as though he we...

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Pit Fight

Nothing’s fun about being a pit fighter. Sure, at first it looks exciting because of the danger, the excitement, the glory of winning, and the money....

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The Grove

What did I notice first? That the trees described a perfect circle, and I was at the center of it? That the moon I glimpsed through branches was f...

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Predator

Some evil is real - Editor by Jack StrawThe man had been shadowing the six year old little girl for almost eight days. He felt like a patient wolf th...

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The Importance of Documentation

Just recently I had dinner with my old friend, Margaret Hanson, a retired psychiatrist in whose guesthouse I had lived during my two post graduate ye...

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