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Officially Announcing 'A Year with the Baptists and Other Stories'

As promised, I’ve updated the A Year with the Baptists and Other Stories page with the synopses for all of the stories in the collection.  If you hop on over there, I’ll introduce you to Jake, Emma, Julia, and Hannah. 370 more words


Miss Marjorie Expects

A final bit of February fiction

Miss Marjorie Expects

“Will you get off the pavement, young man? Some of us have places we need to be.”

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Bookshelf Scavenger Hunt – Part Ten

Bookshelf Scavenger Hunt – Part Ten

Find a book with only words on it – Bite (Short stories collection) by Various

 Another in line of my vampire short stories collection. 45 more words

Thing Of The Moment

Cook Read Digest by William Box

Cook Read Digest is a book I have no choice but to review in pieces, before giving my opinion on it as a whole.  A trio of super short stories, I feel as though Cook Read Digest runs the gamut from really great to just okay. 327 more words


Murder, Power & Intrigue

I love a well-written mystery (with and without dogs), and I’m a big fan of compelling fiction that pushes the boundaries of traditionally recognized genres. I’m fascinated by authors who can take that “ 749 more words

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100 Selected Stories by O. Henry

O. Henry was just a pen name. His real name was William Sydney Porter and he was born at the year 1862 at Greensboro, North Carolina. 634 more words


A Collection of Beauty

Reading short story collections can be a mixed bag of nuts. You can get a few good stories and a bunch of duds. Or you can get a majority of good stories with only a few lesser quality stories. 484 more words