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Changes, Part 7

After the chaos in last week’s part of the story, things have briefly become quiet. Still this quiet cannot last. Ed, trying to monitor the two young people, finds the job almost impossible to do. 2,429 more words


You'll Be There, Won't You?

How many times did A-Bar jump over the ramp? Twenty, at least, with his smooth black hair slicking back over his shoulders, revealing the hicky that Samantha gave him earlier that day. 125 more words


What IS Flash Fiction, Anyway?

I’ve been writing flash fiction for a while now, and I love it. I began with Indies Unlimited’s weekly flash fiction contest and really enjoyed the writing challenge of winnowing a story down to the required 250 words. 722 more words


God made a baby girl.

Be a good girl – He said.

Be quiet, don’t cry – Mother said.

Be obedient, don’t argue – Father said. 46 more words

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You are my Horizon

Long road ahead, miles to go but the sun is shining hot and I can’t walk no more.

Hope pulls me up, but logic gave up, 209 more words

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Everything & Everyday Is A Gift

I am going to let you in on a little secret.

A few weeks ago, I was driving to Columbus for work and usually when I drive alone, I have the music blaring. 765 more words

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Brother of Mine

He sank into an office chair, wearing a heavy coat of frustration over his deputy’s uniform and a resigned disinterest on his pale, forty-something face.  After nearly 20 years on the job, this was simply one more call and one more report.   807 more words

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