Category Archives: Short & Sad

Roadside Daisies

Pete and Melissa stood in the vestibule at Primo Pasta. It was almost time for the big rush. The dinner crowd trickles in before six. They pour in after six. Pete and Melissa knew this; they’d been working here long … Continue reading

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Battle at the Bodega

“Mister Lowell…Mister Lowell…Mister Low –” “Huh? Sorry, detective.” “I need you to answer a few more questions.” Mr. Lowell knelt down and put his face in his hands, his knees quickly covered in blood. Sobs. “He’s just a kid. I … Continue reading

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Community Pool Advisor

The early  morning heat and humidity suffocated the air in the Raleigh suburb. Those who  were out and about were either barley clothed or sweating buckets. But it was  Monday, so most were forced to exit their cool homes and … Continue reading

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