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Wednesday's Seagulls

I'd dry-swallowed the last instant coffee days ago, but the thought “Oversleep and he'll eat your brain” gutkicks you awake. No matter how tired you...

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The Face In The Window

They called her the face in the window. Practically everybody in the neighborhood knew her-the woman who would sit in the upstairs window of her hous...

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Cold Case

Sheriff Bill Wilkins popped an antacid and ground it between his teeth as the reporter fumbled with his tape recorder.It was late on the evening of D...

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The Tell Tale Cadillac

As the cabbie stopped in front of the only house on the street, something didn’t feel right to her. A faded, almost falling over “For Sale” sign and...

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The Last Leg

I stored Jay in joint size pieces in my large freezer at the back of the lean-to – the one we had built with the kitchen extension.I’ve been busy ove...

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The Vanishing Girl

The wind howled in the night while smacking up against the house, which made me get out of bed and shuffle over to the window.I stared directly acros...

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Damp Earth

The gas lamp rose and fell as his arm swung back and forth. He carried a garden fork in his other hand. It was the only thing he could think to bring...

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I'm My Own Grandma

I know you will never believe me. I can hardly believe it myself. Naturally enough, I was first introduced to my parents at my birth over fifty years...

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