ice rivers

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I have 907 stories published in 24 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 360597 times and 207 of my stories have been cherry picked.
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Bye Bye Birdie (After Glass Surprise)

She was white throated and tan striped. Her head was buff on brown She rarely sang. She had a white striped mate whose head was white on black. He...

The Problem with Stats

When you go to a ballgame and the players are introduced, it's hard to tell one from the other. They are all in good shape and they all wear the same...

Two or Three or Four Surprises

As usual I was at a convenience store scratching off a lottery ticket when you walked in the joint. I recognized you immediatley and wondered if you...

A Grand or Five

Ya know what I want today? I want a big, pleasant surprise. My life has become so regimented in its happy ever afterness that I almost always know...

Big Surprises

Trauma is always a surprise. Personally and culturally there have been so many traumatic surprises in my lifetime that they become too frequent to...