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Thinking

Poem   How many times will you break my heart? How many times? You have already set us apart. How many times will we make amends? How many times I will just laugh out...

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Kronos got Drunk – Part Twelve (Finale)

Serial Fiction   I watched with mouth agape as the Olympians descended into Elysium. They were dressed in magnificent robes and armors, carrying shimmering spears and swords and shields. Hermes, Artemis, Athena, Apollo —...

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Kronos Got Drunk – Part Eleven

Serial Fiction   Three hours passed before Jonathan Hughes emerged from the apartment. He stumbled down the few steps on the stoop, gripping the handrail like a newborn clings to its mother. A shadow...

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Kronos Got Drunk — Part Ten

Serial Fiction   The titan lord of time looked at me with cold, hard eyes. “You,” he said. His voice shook the air like a thunder clap. “You are a fool. You sought power over wisdom. ...

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Kronos Got Drunk — Part Nine

Serial Fiction   They seemed to fuse into a giant ball of fur and feathers; clawing and biting and emitting deafening sounds from their maws. In the chaos, I saw the pocket watch rip from...

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Kronos Got Drunk – Part Eight

Serial Fiction   We sat without speaking for a time. The restaurant was mostly empty. The only sounds were the clink-clink of cutlery on plates and straws being slurped. These were occasionally punctuated with loud, indeterminate...

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Kronos Got Drunk – Part One

Short Story   Time is inconsiderate. I had been staring at my computer screen for three hours. I hated everything. “Time is inconsiderate.” I mouthed the words slowly. A wonderful place to start, if...