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The allure in power

by Lawrence J. J. Leonard

There is a mystical allure in power,
not just energy and its light and heat,
or its forms as a particle or a wave. 488 more words

The Human Condition

#2 Case of Pick-Pocket Transgender

“He was a brilliant criminal and he used many different names. The man who robbed the bank in Detroit and shot the bank manager was known as Dominic. 1,749 more words

Detective Story

Finleg the Fox (1975)

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Published: Lindy #14, 20 September 1975 to #20, 1 November 1975; continued in Jinty and Lindy merger 8 November 1975 to 20 December 1975… 2,018 more words


Dog On It

Written by Spencer Quinn

Chet is one of my all-time favorite protagonists.  And Bernie’s not too shabby either.  Even if he sometimes takes a while to catch up to Bernie, he’s still the smartest human in the room! 156 more words


Wild Boy and the Black Terror

Author: Rob Lloyd Jones

Finished on: 1 February 2017

Where did I get this book: A kindle purchase for my daughter last year

Mount TBR Challenge: 518 more words

A Policeman's Lot


Inspector Crow finished his report, stretched and sighed heavily.   Teenager Rachel, a runaway, trying to escape a life of physical abuse, had run recklessly into substance addiction, prostitution and ultimately more physical abuse. 92 more words

Flash Fiction

Little Girl Lost - A Review.

When I’m writing I find it quite hard to read books of other authors. I think secretly this might be because I realize that so many of them are better than me. 271 more words