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Trumpet's Haunting

It is so many years ago in the year of our Lord 1871, and I’m still not sure what occurred on this estate during the early hours of that morning. An...

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Attack of the Toe-Biters

"You're not going to believe this bug." He stood on the porch and beckoned her outside with his beat up old Red Sox cap in hand. He hoped the creatur...

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Viole(n)t Lane

Rehabilitation efforts had been wasted on me through tests, drugs and therapy. I could not tell if they saw through my disguise but I felt no concer...

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Muscle Man

"Let me ask you a question?" He never waited for a reply, just asked, and then without a pause answered his own query. It was the verbal equival...

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What's that noise?

Bright sunlight dancing off the water, chattering birds and golden warm air make the walk this morning near perfect.  Sonja has taken the long r...

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Misfortune

Inside her front door, Catherine reached into her pocket and removed a miniature jade Buddha. Wealthy enough to buy a boxcar of trinkets, she couldn’...

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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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A Natural

Do you mind if I come in? - Editor by Sylvia HivenThe shape on the other side of the stained glass door was all too familiar to Bill. He knew that da...

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