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Time to Exhale

Now the panic sets in. So much to do, so little time. Isn’t that always the case? We found out in January that the airline Mitch works for was going to start vendoring out twenty eight stations across the country. 555 more words

Women

Death's Challenge

You have just died and Death has given you a challenge. If you complete this challenge you are awarded eternal life. No one has ever completed this task… yet. 544 more words

Writing Prompt

the Dangers of Nomenclature Slapdashery

     In a story I’ve yet to finish to my satisfaction, I named a character Kevin.  Didn’t seem like a big deal at the time.  He was mentioned only once, and his exact role, his actions were never explicitly said.  527 more words

Fiction

The Conversation

“Daddy,  can you take me to the temple. I want to have a direct conversation with God.”

“Why do you want to go to the temple for that,  my love? 81 more words

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LESSON LEARNED

“You’re nothing but a thief, a leach living off people’s dreams,” someone yelled.

Jay froze, hand inches from banging on Mr. Smith’s front door. He’d been thinking those same words as he slogged down the snow-covered driveway. 225 more words

Short Story

Sesame PART 2

There was a lot of sesame. The disciples were thrilled by this groundbreaking achievement. They all started to sing joyfully and soon people began to take notice of it. 636 more words

Ali Baba

Embraced Intoxications

Another inhale and it settled in her lungs, tingles running down her arms. She loved this cloudy feeling of languid existence. The pungent smell of weed dissipating in the air, as the kitchen timer goes off. 291 more words

Fiction