Monthly Archives: January 2018

Needing To Worry

Harrison hated the country. There wasn’t a Starbuck’s for miles. He got stuck hanging out with his wife’s sister’s husband, Ty, on their Virginia ranch. Ty pointed at some sliced logs. “Faeries were partying last night.” “The proper term is … Continue reading

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The Healer

Suzanne’s daughter Danielle lay in her hospital bed. The doctors said they could find no cure for her. Barbara was upset. “You’re bringing in The Healer? Mystical claptrap! He’s not a real doctor.” Suzanne smiled at her sister. Barbara spent … Continue reading

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The Hypocrite

Joel loved statuary. His latest acquisition rested in the center of the garden pond. He walked by it with a smile as he carried a box to towards the fence. He hadn’t quite reached the barrier before the raspy voice … Continue reading

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Sociological Analysis

The International Balloon Rally at Bristol, England, reached a crescendo. The colorful hot air balloons were fully inflated and awaiting the signal to launch. Close by, alien eyes were watching. They hovered in a bubble of energy, invisible to any … Continue reading

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Raptor Day

We enjoyed a terrific birding day the other day. We’re happy if we see one bird of prey in a day. On this day we saw five, and three different species. Best of all some of them allowed us to … Continue reading

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Impractical Magic

Chief Inspector Dawkins pointed to the decrepit building. “There’s a sorcerer in there. Mayor Cranston wants us to arrest him.” “What did he do?” said Inspector Poole. “It took some investigating to get the truth.” “So…?” “Turns out, Cranston’s mistress … Continue reading

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Boring Parents

Twelve-year old Mitchell hated walking through the park with his boring parents. They were so strict! They wouldn’t let him play “Grand Theft Auto” or listen to Cop-Killah’s raps. Mitchell parents were just too straight-laced to truly understand him. As … Continue reading

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