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Snow Quixote

The snow was a foot deep when Aiden screwed up the determination to shovel. It was the third time in a week he had to clear the sidewalk. From inside the world looked pristine. The unblemished crystalline blanket shimmered in … Continue reading

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Winter Dandruff

Brent looked out at the snowstorm. The sound of the arctic wind howled through the porous windows. “Remember when snow was fun?” “No. I hate winter. Always have,” replied Wanda. “Okay, but it was fun for me. Snowball fights, building … Continue reading

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Hope Through Tennis

When Lilith walked into the family room, she was stunned by what she discovered. “Why are you watching tennis? You hate tennis,” she said. “That’s not true,” said Vernon. “In the eight years I’ve known you, I have never even … Continue reading

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Cabin Fever

“It’s been a long winter,” said Kyle. The other two guys around the table seemed too focused on their cards to notice him. “Okay, I’ll bite. How long is it?” asked Sid. “People are getting major cabin fever. Remember last … Continue reading

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Snow is a 4-Letter Word

Vicki burst through the front door, then locked it behind her. “I hate winter!” she shouted. Lucius poked his head from the kitchen. “How was your day?” “Brutal. Awful. You’ll never guessed what happened.” “You got in a fight with … Continue reading

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For Warmer Or Cooler

“I’ve had it! I’m quitting this country!” Marc recognized the voice of his wife as she stormed through the front door. “Hi, Honey. Did you have a good day?” he asked, sarcastically. Honey stomped the snow off her boots. “What … Continue reading

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Parking Lot Drama

The school parking lot was a mess. The accumulation of four months of snow storms left a dearth of room coveted by far too many impatient parents. Hank walked to his car after dropping off his children. He was one … Continue reading

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