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With Apologies And TastyKakes to Ambrose Bierce.

Choosing Our Words. Carefully.

An earlier version of this posted on Mr. Doodle’s Dog on April 25, 2004.

We take a word, make hash out of it and serve it up. 257 more words


Ambrose Bierce - Racconti dell'oltretomba

Inizialmente diffidavo di questo scrittore, sono amante del gotico europeo, eppure con i suoi “Racconti dell’oltretomba”, piccoli cammei di terrore puro senza troppi giri di parole, Ambrose Bierce qualche brivido me lo ha regalato. 33 more words

Letteratura Paranormale

Definition of the Day 4-25-15 -- Pain

PAIN, n. An uncomfortable frame of mind that may have a physical basis in something that is being done to the body, or may be purely mental, caused by the good fortune of another. 21 more words


Summer of 83’

Summer of 83’ and some pals and I stole a car, an overseas foreign beauty that weren’t common for our Louisianian streets or cities. We drove it, and my heart was just about full of adrenaline, cause’ I was littlest of the four of us and had never done none further than trash a window with a baseball and weasel one peek under some girls’ skirts. 620 more words

Short Fiction Stories

A Horseman In the Sky- Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914)

One sunny afternoon in the autumn of the year 1861, a soldier lay in a clump of laurel by the side of a road in Western Virginia. 2,488 more words

19th Century Literature

Ce povestiri am mai citit #43

Helion SF nr. 50, martie/aprilie 2015:

1. Cristi Vicol – Sfârșitul inocenței. Scrisă bine, dar finalul e sec.

2. Cătălin Lupu – Datoria. Mi-a plăcut și textul și ideea cu două finaluri. 10 more words