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Strange Visitor

As always when he got back from the hospital Henry stood on the doorstep trying and failing to find the right key.The house was familiar, had been ho...

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Memories of Heidi

1982... It was only a light rain and had started to fall in the afternoon. By now it was growing dark. The Police had already removed her small...

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Mama Don't Mess with Me

Rhonda clocked me a good one on my cheek, this time cause I dissed her shitty personality.  I wisely resisted punching her out.  She was a...

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Siren Song

by H T GartonWhen they sent Ewan to the State Secure Hospital, I thought I would never have to see or think about him again.Twenty years later, Gr...

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The Ice-Cream Man

Maple street. The middle of July. An ideal Saturday afternoon with temperatures at a fairly comfortable 80 degrees, the air permeated with the tantal...

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Six Years Ago

He put the Celtic music on,sat out on his small apartment deck in a plastic Adirondack chair and rewound the tapes in his mind.Scenes from six years...

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The Point

"Two hours," Kyle said.I nodded."Two hours and that kid hasn't shut up for one minute.Ray, let's just blow him away as soon as he comes out of the ba...

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Four Hail Marys

Mary is on her way to the new sandwich shop on Saint Michael’s Road, quietly obsessing on the relative merits of coronation chicken versus tuna mayo,...

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