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Pandemic in the Springtime

The long winter left everyone eager to shed their hibernation. Then came the pandemic. Two weeks after the government encouraged its citizens to self-isolate, Jeremy felt claustrophobic. The warming weather only heightened his restlessness.   On a beautiful sundrenched Tuesday … Continue reading

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Poke the Bear

The ends of Corey’s lips curled into a sly grin and he flashed Nicki a wink.   “Know what I love?” Corey asked to no one in particular. “Home delivery. I can sit on the couch an order anything I … Continue reading

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Symbiosis

  Cory was over at his buddy’s place to watch football. Midway through the first quarter, the family terrier hopped up on Jason’s lap and vigorously licked the inside of his ear.   “Ew! Gross. Why do you let him … Continue reading

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Stomach Trouble

  Tyler sat back in his chair and let out a profound belch. A head poked over his cubicle wall.   “You alright?” asked Marion.   “My stomach feels off,” admitted Tyler.   All around him, heads popped up like … Continue reading

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Parental Investments

Eric smiled at the next customer to arrive at his StuffMart cash register. He immediately recognized the woman, especially since it was the fifth time he’d seen her this week. She was engulfed by three school aged children.   “I … Continue reading

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Halloween Haunted House

“A bunch of us are going to the Halloween Haunted House down by the park. Wanna come?” asked Jesse.   Brad shot him a skeptical look. “What kind is it?”   Jesse’s eyes lit up. “It’s awesome, it’s so realistic.” … Continue reading

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The Midlife Change

As they left Caffeination, their usual coffee spot, Louie took a sip if his coffee. Carly laughed at the ghastly expression on he made. “Life’s too short to drink lousy coffee,” complained Louie. He took another taste and cringed. “Why’d … Continue reading

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