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Fragments: A Short Story

Hello everyone,

I hope you are doing well. I just wanted to check in and let you guys know I finally got around to publishing a short story I’ve been working on. 208 more words


Need for Steve

By: Chris Reubel, August 28th 2016

(This is a testimonial story about a man who has survived a traumatic experience)

A Harley-Davidson motorcycle I worshipped as my idol. 249 more words


Socrates and the Near Death

THE Myth of Er is a legend that concludes Plato‘s Republic (10.614 – 10.621). The story includes an account of the cosmos and the afterlife, Wikipedia notes, “that greatly influenced religious, philosophical, and scientific thought for many centuries.” 1,141 more words

Psychology & Human Nature

A moment in time

Narrowly avoided a head on collision


Guy driving in middle to




Sand road


Me not!

Hit the breaks

Try keep it straight and veer… 27 more words


The Hand of God

In the middle of July, 1979, after Skylab had burned up in its descent from orbit, showering charred remains across Western Australia, I committed the most foolish act of my life. 908 more words

Death is a much overrated experience #nearbutnocigar

Is it only a cat that has nine lives? I drifted off today, while walking Dog and nearly stepped out in front of the traffic. Not that close but enough to wake me up with a jolt. 585 more words


The time I nearly pooed myself on the Annapurna Circuit, Nepal.

A Local Encounter I’ll Never Forget.

“Mountainside Safe-side” the locals say.

For emphasis and to try out different writing styles, I’m going to write this in second person as if  542 more words