Category Archives: relationship

The Skyrim Determination

“You’ll never guess what I saw yesterday,” Wendy said to Carlo over dinner. “Do you really want me to guess or are you using a rhetorical device?” asked Carlo. Wendy rolled her eyes. “It’s a rhetorical device, obviously.” “Okay, sorry. … Continue reading

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The Smell Test

“What happens if you get sprayed by a skunk?” asked Danny. “If you don’t know, now’s not the time to ask,” said Eric. At that moment, Danny was assaulted by a sensory overload. He didn’t know a smell could hit … Continue reading

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The Break-up

Bruce arrived at Annie’s apartment after a long week at work. He couldn’t explain why, but working long hours in the summer was worse than in the winter. “I’m exhausted,” he complained. “Don’t tell me this. You know I’m not … Continue reading

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Emoticons and Super Bouncy Balls

It didn’t take much to distract Albert. Any random thing could send his mind spinning off on obscure tangents. That’s why the desk in his home office faced a bleak, white wall. Albert was a highly successful emoticon designer. Two … Continue reading

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Farouche

The church was unlike anything she’d ever visited. The people were scruffy and smelled like they hadn’t bathed in a month. Some had obvious disabilities. Several were confined to a wheel chair. One lady with Downs Syndrome surprised her with … Continue reading

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Infection Control

June Rees was a brilliant woman. Brilliance is often applied to people who shouldn’t receive the accolade. That isn’t true for June. A pioneer in the field of infection control, June developed unprecedented, effective techniques to battle c. difficile outbreaks … Continue reading

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The Canary Pimp

Gavin didn’t intend to be be forty and single. Somehow time slipped by unnoticed until half his life was gone. Determined not to be fifty and single, he decided to get out more, be more involved in the world. Gavin … Continue reading

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