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The Conversation…

“Um, excuse me,” she said, once the man reached the ground.  “I saw you standing up there and was just wondering what you were doing?” “I was trying to get god to do something about the state of the world.” … Continue reading

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The tree…a short story

People came to see the tree.  They said they felt something when they were around it.  Some brought books and food and stayed for days, reading and communing with the tree itself.  A few thought the tree was breathing.  They … Continue reading

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A short story…

“What kind of dog is that?” he asked.  “He’s huge.” “He’s a Hell hound,” she said, matter-of-factly. “But he can be very sweet.” “Right,” he laughed.  “What’s his name, Satan?” “No, my father wouldn’t like that,” she laughed. “Of course … Continue reading

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Short story…

“Can I help you?” asked the very handsome salesclerk. They were standing in aisle 11 of the pet store. “No,” she said, “but thanks.  I just need a new dog bed and I know what he likes,” she mumbled, pulling … Continue reading

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Come with me…

“Can I talk to you for a few seconds?” “Uh, I don’t think so.  I mean what did you just do to the sky?” she asked, looking up. “Oh, that,” he said, smiling.  “I just wanted to show you that … Continue reading

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Dennis…

Dennis had been planning his escape for over a year.  It was a difficult thing to do, since he didn’t know what existed outside of the pasture in which he was kept.  He was born on the ranch and had … Continue reading

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The Librarian…

“Are you the librarian?” he asked, standing in front of the huge, circular desk with a sign saying, LIBRARIAN.” “Why gave it away?” she said, stacking books.” “You’re behind the big desk and you’re wearing glasses. I admit, I didn’t … Continue reading

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