Category Archives: Short Story

My Friend Hope

I met my friend Hope when I was 3 years old. We grew up together. He was a constant and loyal companion. I saw much less of him by the time I was a teenager. Sometimes a year or two … Continue reading

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Orphaned Cheetah

The Orphaned Cheetah Story   A human becomes the caretaker of 2 male orphaned cheetah cubs. The raising of the cheetahs in a controlled environment goes well. They are released in the wild after a year old although they are … Continue reading

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Where Am I?

  Where Am I?         The family of a 5 year old boy takes a trip to an amusement park featuring an old fashioned train ride. The park is located near their house in Northern California. As the family … Continue reading

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Roll Of A Lifetime

…As I was getting dressed, I felt a tinge of nervous anticipation. The invitation arrived in the mail about a week ago. It has been over a year since I have been involved in anything of this type. I barely … Continue reading

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Building Project

Building Project* The foundation to a particular building was laid in a faster than usual pace. All that preceded the laying of the foundation went according to or ahead of schedule. The land that was set aside was surveyed and … Continue reading

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The Cory Story

The Cory Story I witnessed an unusual event in the street the other day. This black kid named Cory was being chased by a cop car through some alleys. The police were after him because he supposedly stole a couple … Continue reading

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The Store

THE STORE   The other day I found myself in a big department store. I was walking in the midst of the bottom floor. The store was multilevel and displayed various products both big and small. The entire store was … Continue reading

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