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Cinnamon Hearts and Rocky Mountains

Estimated Reading Time: 4 minutesSunbeams poured in through the long row of windows that made up the front wall of the big room, warming the room and giving it a cheery atmosphere. People lay in huge comfortable reclining...

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Critical Chameleon

Estimated Reading Time: 9 minutesThe last time she looked into the mirror without the sigh of scattered flashes of the weight of life. What does it mean to find essence. Of life, dreams, the place. A place. What...

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Close the Windows

Estimated Reading Time: 2 minutesA boy in a room.Surrounded by four white walls all around him.Alone he is always thinking, drowning in thoughts.Wondering,questioning, and always curious of everything around him.What is going on he asks to himself knowing...

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Daydream Industries

Estimated Reading Time: 9 minutesPeople sometimes ask me what I do for a living – I tell them that I sell dreams. That’s the motto of Daydream Industries – “We Sell Dreams”. It sounds like what some realtor...

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Pop Goes the Wheelie

Estimated Reading Time: 7 minutesI don’t think I’m one to sit idly by and watch others do a job, so I’m usually quick to offer assistance in almost any circumstance. And the fact that I may not know...

psychological short story 0

Three Is a Crowd

Estimated Reading Time: 5 minutesAt 11:06pm on Saturday, March 21, 2013, the emergency despatch in a certain large city received a call from an agitated, clearly terrified individual who identified himself as Justin Murchison, 24, entry-level employee at...

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The Taking of Alex Gunderson

Estimated Reading Time: 8 minutesLogan Turner didn’t know the name of the man he’d been tracking for four days, but he knew a lot about him. He had robbed the Union Pacific train payroll in Santa Fe of...

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Turntable Topping

Estimated Reading Time: 20 minutesIt was six in the morning. The sun was still in bed. It would soon yawn and stretch over the small town of Ranser, Michigan, population 20,301. Exterior lights, like the stars, were pinpoints...

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Nevermore

Estimated Reading Time: 10 minutesONCE UPON A TIME (trite as that may sound but true), there lived the fairest of maidens, a young lady of exceptional birth. A beauty inside and out, she was destined to be adored...

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What It Means to Be a Centurion

Estimated Reading Time: 27 minutes“Cohort… ATTENTION! Right.. FACE! Present.. ARMS!” 120 legionaries’ swords hissed as they whipped into a salute. The Centurion took off his helmet and decided to inspect the squads closely. The bands of steel that...