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Directed into Silence

As the tires of Austin's 1995 Cadillac sped down the road into the thick fog, he knew he'd taken a wrong turn. Austin Reyes' destination was Helmsley...

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The Path of Kernow

He would rise from the bed every morning at 4am, throwing off the worn bedspread, and slowly climbing out. It was becoming a real effort to lift his...

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Dark and Stormy Night

Not all crime is bloody - Editor by Tom LarsenIt was summer when he finally showed up. Larry worked the night shift then and Nicole was still a baby....

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The Third Grave

It was a glorious morning in the town of Kirkbride. The tintinnabulation of the church bells summoned the faithful to prayer, of which I was one. Or...

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The Incident at Bella Vista

“Well, the house was built in 1868, shortly after the end of the Civil War.  Built by the Bellomi family who were owners of a grain mill in near...

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Eight Seconds

I have 8 seconds to live.When I reached out you didn't reach backWith each second that remains I'll tell you of what I am and how I ended up here.I c...

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Happily Ever After

"Didn't I tell you I haven't been with anyone? I'm not sleeping around!" yells Mr. Whitfield to his wife. "You’re always out late and you n...

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That Old Feeling

“Hey Bernie, look at this!” Marge wheezed as she picked up the thick piece of glass from the thrift store shelf.Bernie used his cane to join his wife...

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