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Physically repulsed

I swiped right. In retrospect that was probably the big mistake. Well, the big mistake was probably answering the message. Well, the big mistake was probably agreeing to meet, but swiping right was probably the first big mistake, in this … Continue reading

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Word Duel: Soul

“And so the boot said, soul what!” Bill doubled over laughing as he choked out the punchline. Steve stared at him, straight faced and unamused. Life’s tough and then you die, Steve thought. But what no one ever told you … Continue reading

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Word Duel: Shoes

He ran through the heat. Soft, red dirt worked it’s way into his shoes and between his toes. He lost himself in his run. Just like this, he would become the first person to run from Cairo to Cape Town. … Continue reading

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Word Duel: Micro-telephone

Dan ran into the E.R. with his best friend in his arms. Short of breath and sweaty, he yelled out, “Somebody help. He’s dying.”

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Word Duel: Umbrella

There are lots of things you can use an umbrella for. You can use it as a decorative cane as you strut down the street, you can use it to help tip something off a high shelf, pick up a … Continue reading

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Word Duel: Carbonated

“Begin, Aquadets!, find the stolen CO2. Batman is counting on us!” he shouted, as the mass of brightly uniformed youngsters scattered to do his bidding. Some were bipedal, some were bi-fin-swim-al… All were his hypnotic servants. But even if they … Continue reading

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Word Duel: Business

“Jim’s a dick.” “That’s not a business model,” I said. “No no, you don’t get it. Business model. That’s what this is!” He took a self-satisfied bite of his doughnut. “Sexy business men! We’ll have calendars, personal appearances, even a … Continue reading

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