Category Archives: Murder

‘The dark third’

It’s not like the Hollywood motion pictures. I wasn’t bitten on the neck by a bloodsucking ghoul or a flying bat, incognito. I don’t wear a flowing cape or lurk in the dark shadows to lure victims to their deaths. … Continue reading

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In a bottle simply labeled “P”

Down in the cellar on the fireplace mantle, I found a blown-glass bottle. It was simply labeled with the letter “P” in large, elegant script. I didn’t really know what to make of such a curious thing. It stood out … Continue reading

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‘The executioner’s axe’

His axe is chipped and pitted; with dents and a rusted blade. It’s still sharp where it counts and the penalty must be paid. The handle is rugged and bare. It’s been wielded many times. The axeman just follows orders. … Continue reading

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‘Hour of the Condemned’

I write these final words on the eve of my doom. Whether anyone will read them is another matter. I feel compelled to dictate a warning to other wayward souls; in the unlikely event that they might actually heed them. … Continue reading

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‘We have one reserved for you!’

I commute into the city for work. It’s just easier that way. There’s too many people and too much traffic. Getting in and out of Manhattan on a daily basis would be a nightmare. I do miss having the independence … Continue reading

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‘Back to normal’

The thing is, he’s always been like that. ‘Normal’. At least as long as I’ve known him. Surely he was the same ‘soul on fire’ from the very beginning. There’s a very genuine feeling you get when you first meet … Continue reading

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‘Groundhawg’

The death of Joe Earl Dunn didn’t sadden many people. Depending on who you asked, he was ‘eccentric’ or downright crazy. Every town has one. A wild-eyed conspiracy theorist who tries to enlist anyone who will listen, into his armada … Continue reading

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