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One Bird In-Hand is Worth Ten in the Bush

One Bird In-Hand is Worth Ten in the Bush

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My grandma was glaring at Trixie’s fixings willing her to lie in the neat bed she’d made. Pearl was lying on her back with that piece of wood in her mouth. She was dusty and had her straw bedding stuck to her in small patches, some on her underbelly. All of her paws were outstretched to the sky. She was letting the piece of wood fall from her mouth and recatching it. Trixie’s phone was face-up flat on the dining table. The phone rang and we all looked to her expecting it to be Croker. Trixie quickly silenced it. more

Last Word

Last Word

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He pulls this shit each time a chick dumps his lame ass.more

Dog

Dog

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“Have you ever shot anything before?” Mary aimed the gun at Byron’s foot, and watched him step back. “You can kiss me again.”more

Songs of Rapture

Songs of Rapture

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If this is not Paradise, then there is none.more

Saying Goodbye to Seamus

Saying Goodbye to Seamus

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An Irish wake for a golden retriever. A dog they want to remember, a night they’d rather forget.
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Killer

Killer

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We hated each other intensely, and were connected by that hatred. We both desired nothing more than to extinguish the other. more

Must Be, No Reason

Must Be, No Reason

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“I wasn’t moved by compassion to save your life so much as a desire to kill those dogs,” I said againmore