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Literary Corner: The Lighthouse

| April 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Literary Corner: The Lighthouse

The lighthouse stood empty on its rocky promontory, looking sightless out over the sea. It had been decades since its beacon had warned sailors of the basalt monsters that crouched beneath the waves along foggy shorelines, waiting for inattentive helmsmen to deliver their pound of flesh. Most of the coastal lighthouses no longer operated, but […]

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Literary Corner: Transform with Confidence

| March 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Literary Corner: Transform with Confidence

About the Book In “Transform with Confidence” (available on Amazon), readers are introduced to a thought-provoking process for developing personal leadership skills, managing life’s transformative moments and creating the type of world we all want to live in. Included, is a mix of educational information coupled with practical exercises that focus a reader on identifying […]

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Literary Corner Flash Fiction: No Trespassing

| February 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Literary Corner Flash Fiction: No Trespassing

“Come on, Amber,” Charlie said. “The sign is barely there. If they really wanted to scare us off, they’d have put up an electric fence or razor wire or something.” Amber peered into the brushy undergrowth, but the trees obscured her view. There was a track that led off into the gloom, like Charlie had […]

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Literary Corner: Swipe Right

| January 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Literary Corner: Swipe Right

He should have known better than to swipe right. He had known better, in fact. The entire time he’d been composing a witty introduction, he’d thought to himself, this is a bad idea, Todd. The post had sounded too good to be true, and so, of course, it was. But it hadn’t had the usual […]

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Literary Corner: Long Winter Nap

| December 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Literary Corner: Long Winter Nap

Blue and red lights illuminated the underbellies of snow-filled clouds. Fat flakes streaked from sky to pavement, lining Clyde’s ears and nose with cold and wet. He sneezed grouchily from his hiding place beneath the hedge. People rushed in and out of the blue house. He was pleased he’d managed to escape before they’d arrived, […]

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Literary Corner: Jade City by Fonda Lee

| November 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Literary Corner: Jade City by Fonda Lee

About the Story Jade is the lifeblood of the island of Kekon. It has been mined, traded, stolen, and killed for — and for centuries, honorable Green Bone warriors like the Kaul family have used it to enhance their magical abilities and defend the island from foreign invasion. Now, the war is over and a […]

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Literary Corner: Nightmare Hotel

| October 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Literary Corner: Nightmare Hotel

“Hello, this is the Nightmare Hotel. How may we frighten you today?” “Oh, um…my brother texted me this number?” “Ah, yes. Daniel Eaton, I presume?” “Yeah. This is, uh…this is a hotel?” “Correct. We provide a range of services, from jump-scares to torture chambers. We’ve received numerous industry awards, and enjoy a four-point-five rating on […]

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Literary Corner Flash Fiction: Windows

| September 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Literary Corner Flash Fiction: Windows

“It ain’t the worst job in the world,” he said, pulling his T-bar from his hip bucket and swiping at the window. “Decent hours, decent pay. And you never know what you’re gonna see.” He chuckled and swapped his T-bar for a squeegee. The cage dangled three stories above the ground. He’d been at it […]

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Literary Corner: More at 11

| August 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Literary Corner: More at 11

The thing that people get wrong about fire is that they assume it destroys everything in its path. This is true at first, but it’s only half the story. The fire isn’t the problem, or even the symptom of the problem. It’s the revealer of the problem. The problem was always there, you see. The […]

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Literary Corner: The App

| July 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Literary Corner: The App

Graham Stratton fumed over the statement he’d just received in the mail. CFO of a Fortune 500 company and he’d fallen for the oldest trick in the book. Forty-five thousand dollars he’d invested using the Hoodwin app. It had promised a quick return, free stock trading, the convenience of a slick interface on all mobile […]

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