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A Christmas Alone: Part IIII

***Attention!*** For part I of this story, click here, for part II, click here, for part III, click here.   Christmas had come and gone and I still hadn’t replied to Nesbit. His story hung over me like a cold … Continue reading

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A Christmas Alone: Part III

  ***Attention!!!*** Find Part I here, and Part II here.   2 Days Later After another wake-up slash reminder text from my mother, I roll off the couch and set down to my computer. Surely Corporal Nesbit has better things … Continue reading

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A Christmas Alone: Part II

***Attention!*** If you haven’t read Part I of the story, you can find it by clicking here. 1 Week Later… Last night’s bottle of wine startles me awake when it hits the floor. I grab my pounding head, the room … Continue reading

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A Christmas Alone: Part 1

I set curled up on the couch, in the dark, sirens wailing in the distance. I hope they get to wherever they’re going safely. The Christmas tree lights flash from white to colors serving as my only illumination. I’m not … Continue reading

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Stories abound, so many ideas to be found.

Hi, everyone. In thinking this week, I’ve realized I’ve written about 60 different short stories and character interviews on this blog, resulting in about 120 posts! I’ve even been blessed with a few awards along the way. These facts absolutely … Continue reading

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Time of the Year: Part 4

***If you haven’t read them already, click here for Part 1,here for Part 2, and here for Part 3.*** A pit drops open in my stomach. I go to check the shower and find it empty. My nonslip mat is … Continue reading

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Time of the Year: Part 3

***If you haven’t read parts one and two, click here for part 1, and here for part 2.*** I put Scout in my office with her bed and we settle ourselves on the small couch by the fireplace. I hand … Continue reading

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