The Bloody Footprint

     I always wanted to make my daddy proud. I did the best that I could. I finished high school at the top of my class. I stayed out of trouble and kept on a straight and narrow path. I had a great group of friends and was happy with the direction my life was …

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The Dead Escort

     I wasn’t always this pretty. I was seriously overweight for my size. I weighed over two hundred and fifty pounds by the time I turned twenty. My sister would always tell me I needed to do something before it was too late. She would suggest different diets and different programs to help me lose …

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The Murdered Hiker

     I was excited to get away. It was the first day of summer vacation and I had plans to travel fifty miles north to my favorite hiking spot. Not many people knew of this spot, which made it so much more inviting. Peace and quiet in nature were just what I needed after the …

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Short Story: Untitled

It was 1936 and Antonio was enrolled at the Accademia Nazionale Di Arte Drammatica. He was twenty-two years old when he first met Rosa. She was the most beautiful girl he ever seen. One evening, after everyone retired, he accidentally walked in on Rosa rehearsing. He fell in love with her instantly. Antonio knew then …

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Even Stephen King Received Rejections

Horror writer, Stephen King was born on September 21, 1947, in Portland Maine. He lived with his older brother David and his mother, Nellie Ruth Pillsbury King, who at the time was one of America’s first early-liberated women, but not by choice. King’s father left them when he was only two years old, leaving Stephen …

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