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One Bad Peach

When a rain comes down like this, there is plenty of time to consider your situation.  The soft pattering on the roof.  The gentle thumping...

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Spinner

A teacher and old bones - Editor by David E. HughesWhen I arrived in Gold Mesa in September of 1874, its one-room schoolhouse was equipped with thirt...

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Fluff

Oh how I love fluff! I love the sight of fluff. Ever since I was little the sight of fluff has been the most beautiful thing in the world to me. From...

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Degrees of Relation

“Dammit, you’re making me crazy, Mike,” she shouted.  “Always the Cubans.  I’m so sick of this Fair Play for Cuba crap, like they’re ready...

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Cutter

The first cut was never the deepest.  No matter what the song said.The fist cuts were shallow.Exploratory.Just below the surface.Nothing more th...

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Low, Low Tide

Driving down State Highway 86, Donelli saw a sign, “Speed Limit Enforced by Airplanes.”  He started laughing.  Only in California.  He...

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Rainbow Bridge

It is just a concrete motorway bridge spanning the M25. It is not magnificent, like the QEll that crosses the Thames. Nor is it the common low flat,...

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In This Deep Dark Calm

“Got it, V,” Ralph said. He had extremely dark intense eyes, an angular face centered on a tight, rather small mouth. made for a small cast...

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