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Behind the Curtain: The End of an Era

Fourteen years ago, I wrote a short story titled What’s What? as a way to deal with a thought that terrified me. The idea my dad could pass away soon. Not sure why my brain had zeroed in on that … Continue reading

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The Dream Continues: Part 4

***Attention! For Part 1 click here, for Part 2 click here, for Part 3 click here.*** Mom purses her lips, her hands clasping her mug inches from her mouth. She says nothing but lets the tide of red creeping up … Continue reading

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The Dream Continues: Part 3

***Attention, this is an ongoing story. Click here for Part 1 and here for Part 2.*** I take a deep breath, not wanting to repeat it. To give the editor’s words new life, but Mom has to understand.  “They said … Continue reading

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The Dream Continues: Part 2

  ***For Part 1, Click here!*** “Nothing. I just have other interests at the moment.”  I turn my back to her and go to the sink, my stomach knotting. She taps her foot. “Are these other interests making you any … Continue reading

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