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Drinking You In by Chip Livingston Peter hopped into his VW Rabbit and popped the hood. Inhaling the heavy aroma of cedar in the ashtray still...

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What time is it?” He sighs, drowsy from a day at the beach. I move over so he can put down his bag. “The clock...

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The Pond: Fiction by John Whittier Treat

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The Inanimate Me: Fiction by Martin Shaw

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The Unseen: A Short Story Excerpt by Joseph Jess Rey

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Good Humor: Fiction by John Whittier Treat

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The Line: Fiction by Philip Dean Walker

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