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Zeroflash Fiction: Rampart

He studies her. Must be she's grading stories because her smile ebbs and flows. His heart's been slogging through the desert for years and now this-- mirage, his new team teacher. Like all mirages, getting too close strikes the vision, and he very badly wants to keep her. She's absent to the aura of her… Continue reading Zeroflash Fiction: Rampart

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Fiction for Microcosmsfic.com

  Washed Away "At it again?" Ella asked, standing over the hunched form of her husband. Darrin's once-white robe was covered with a dusting of sand and browned on the butt. Ella handed him a steaming cup of coffee. A sand-encrusted hand trembled but received it gratefully. A ring of untanned skin was all that… Continue reading Fiction for Microcosmsfic.com

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Love, Wrapped Up

It's Christmas time.   And as Scroogie as it is to talk about this, most of what my thoughts gravitate toward is... money.  I wish it weren't true.  I am constantly planning how I can get awesome, appropriate, and unique gifts at the best prices.  A fourth generation bargain Betty, I can't resist a thrift… Continue reading Love, Wrapped Up