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Just Within Reach (Part Two)

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The following short story is based on the auditory story I wrote a few months back called “Just Within Reach”.  This story continues with Erica, but something about her…

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The Accord

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Robert could feel his heart beating faster as his clammy hands death-gripped the podium that stood just beyond the large screen filled with legal graphs, facts, and flowcharts.  His…

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The Rose

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The damp air chilled her body as her consciousness faded to the poison that flowed through her veins.  It had been only two hours since she left the protection…

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Clay

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A little girl sits in front of a pail filled with reddish colored clay.  Staring at the clay, she notices the circular door-less room, with nothing more than a…

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Glow

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It was darker under the blankets as the boy held the flashlight over the dull-green plastic, action figure.   It seemed so synthetic, so lifeless as it sat in his…

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Without a Doubt

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The small pile of Earth lay at his feet like a lid to a time machine.  With the shovel in his left hand, he knelt down and brushed the…

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Diving Into Darkness

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The boy made up his mind by the first strike of lightning as he swam hard towards the raft.
It was an eight-foot square platform made from treated pine, green…

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The Eternal Embrace

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She could barely lift the pen as she struggled for breath.  It was a contract.  One that was worth a thousand times more than anything she had ever signed…

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Beyond the Wall

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I lie in bed, sleeping, yet awake.  I can see my dog staring at me from the mattress on the floor next to the TV stand.  She looks confused,…

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This Side of Heaven

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The following short story is based on the experiences of Jack Fletcher from the upcoming book “Without the Water”.  The song “Forever my Love”, was inspired by this scene…