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In the Blood

Brady felt something warm on the side of his nose. Instinctively, he touched it and felt something wet. When he looked at this fingers, he discovered blood. “What on earth?” he exclaimed. Luke saw blood and panicked. “What happened? Are … Continue reading

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Life is a Puzzle

Rebecca closed her laptop and uttered a guttural moan. “Problem?” asked Magnus. “I spent that last two hours watching TED talks,” said Rebecca. Magnus didn’t respond. Instead, he returned to a jigsaw puzzle he’d spent the last week assembling. “It … Continue reading

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Celebration of Life

“I went to a celebration of life the other day,” announced Cecily. “I’m sorry. Was is someone close?” asked Easton. “A coworker’s partner. I think we met once at a party or something,” said Cecily. “Those can be awkward,” noted … Continue reading

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The Tantrum

Colton was working quietly at his desk when he heard a blood curdling shout and a loud crash. He rushed out to discover Justin hyperventilating and looming over a smashed cell phone. “What happened?” asked Colton. “Piece of crap! I … Continue reading

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Life Hacks

While stopping at Snootybucks for his daily cappuccino, Parker ran into his old friend Callum. They hadn’t seen each other since graduating from university. They both majored in sixteenth century Norwegian comparative literature. “What’re you up to?” asked Callum. “Put … Continue reading

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High Risk Factors

Richard sat pantless in the doctor’s room at the insurance office. The nurse sat across from him with a clipboard in her hand. “So you’re a non-smoker,” she said. “Five years now,” said Richard proudly. The nurse looked up at … Continue reading

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Fear Of Missing Out

Philip Ferrier walked from Human Resources to the top floor of the Bream Building. He knocked on the door frame and looked in on his boss, George Bliss. “Come in, Phil,” said George. Philip held up a letter without saying … Continue reading

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