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It couldn’t have been long…or, at least that was Jerimiah’s best guess. The fact that he was still alive was a clear indication of that.  Blackn...

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Fly the Friendly Skies

by Keith G. Laufenberg -1-THE DECISION Revenge is profitable, gratitude is expensive.—Edward Gibbon, Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire. Ch. 1...

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Message in a Rock

The crunch of gravel and the crash of the front door."Go and show your Mum," he says."Mum, mummy, look what we found at the beach!"I rest my book on...

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Helping the Nice Guy

by John WiswellInning waited in the booth, looking out the window while hunched so that others might not see him through it. His Christian name was...

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Frank and Elvis

A cool night air descended. Now that he had left the valley, it smelled and felt good. It dried Mike’s sweat. He lit another cigarette, gave the 8-tr...

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The Final Straw

Another patronizing laugh burst out of Greg’s mouth. “You are so useless, Bradley.”“Stop calling me that,” yelled Bradley.Greg rolled his eyes. “Like...

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My Salieri Complex

An Untold Story of Griffin and Kemp(dedicated to H.G. Wells)by Marina Julia Neary(University College, London, 1884)“Awake, Samuel!  Boarding w...

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Spider Princess

“A tin can isn’t a proper home for a spider princess,” Lenore muttered.  It was her third bourbon so the words sounded like “I’nt a propah hooom...

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