Category Archives: Murder

‘Irresponsible calories’

It’s not a secret to anyone I have a weight problem. I’ve tried more fad diets and weight loss programs than I care to admit. I’ve joined gyms over the years and purchased exercise plans to use in the privacy … Continue reading

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‘Vending machine blues’

Every office building in the world has one of those self-service snack machines, right? I’ve never really given them much thought. They charge an arm and a leg for a small candy bar but damn, when ya gotta have one, … Continue reading

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‘Not the words of a rational mind’

He started out by telling me little things about himself. Just random tidbits. Ordinary by any barometer. The old man sitting beside me in the car dealership waiting room just wanted to ‘chat’. I got the feeling it was cathartic … Continue reading

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‘The great equalizer’

What does it matter if there’s a creaky floorboard in the house? It’s not like anyone visits anymore. This decaying old hovel is dilapidated and abandoned. It’s dangerous to even step foot in. Only field mice and a restless spirit … Continue reading

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‘In the next stall’

I work for a well-known financial investment company. Our corporate headquarters is located on the 28th floor of a high-rise in downtown Los Angeles. Power outages are rare in the city but they do happen. While I accept that, what … Continue reading

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‘Askew’ (audio version)

Performed by RamblingRamm.

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‘When a whisper becomes your scream’

First it was simply a peep, or hint of a whisper. A faint murmur occupying the back of my mind. I didn’t worry. I regarded the disembodied speech I heard occasionally as little more than an imaginative afterthought. For the … Continue reading

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