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An American in Paris

An encounter at a book launch in the American Library, Paris...

Today's the Day

Today’s the day! I was finally going to learn to ski. But... It’s lost! What could I do? I’ve lost my passport. The flight was scheduled for 6.35am...

Destiny

Stars blazed in the navy blue sky. The sun had bid its goodbye for the day. All was quiet. The setting was right for Tony to get things off his chest...

London 2017

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London 2017 Funny high rise buildings, mushrooming up in certain parts of London. The razor sharp Shard is being obscured by competition, racing to...

Dansin' in the Stalls

"Do I get a concession? I'm 96 and my friend's 84." "Well she's a spring chicken then." "Och I know, son, I wish I was 84 again. But I've had a good...

Blinded by the Lies: Awakening Short Stories

I had really outdone myself this time. I stood over five corpses of my six fellow Aetherial council members, each with sizzling, ashen holes blown...

The Awakening: Synopsis

(Comments would be appreciately accepted!) Synopsis + Side-tab: "Do you see them? Right past the second pillar." Flint wrapped his slightly shaking...
Cherry

Tasting an Olive

Aged 7 and he, our teacher, had been abroad to the Holy Land, Amongst the olive groves he told us he had stayed. And then, to our delight he brought...

The Night Before Christmas

THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS: The tree landed on top of Adaline, softly crushing her and caused her to yelp. She shoved the branches off her chest and...