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Manuel Royal

By and large a fantasist, with forays into crime fiction.

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Manuel Royal, like Tristram Shandy, was born with a broken nose.  He will die.  In between, he lives and writes in Atlanta, Georgia.

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THAT

Published Nov 8, 2020 · 1,274 words (5 minutes) · 206 views

Fantasy Horror Incinerator

A little girl has a big day.

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Pumpkins I Have Known: First Pumpkin

Published Oct 30, 2020 · 1,729 words (7 minutes) · 284 views

Fantasy Brain in a canister

A little girl loves her pumpkin.

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Carved pumpkin as face

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Gold Rings

Published Sep 27, 2020 · 2,518 words (10 minutes) · 291 views

Fantasy Humor Romance Stormy marriage Ups and downs

A segment from an upcoming collection, A COLD QUICKSILVER SWEAT.

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I&A love story

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Doves

Published Aug 16, 2020 · 1,113 words (5 minutes) · 269 views

Fantasy Inconsolable loss dementia

A sample of an upcoming collection of ghost stories, to be called A COLD QUICKSILVER SWEAT.

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Wanting

Published Jul 11, 2020 · 997 words (4 minutes) · 349 views

Fantasy Historical Methodical ghost Species extinction

Everyone is just passing through.

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Passenger pigeon shoot

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April Fresh

Published Jun 25, 2020 · 1,447 words (6 minutes) · 336 views

Humor Vaginamobile Fragile package

A one-act play about love and remembrance.

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Pink Lady

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Antichrist

Published Jun 10, 2020 · 2,451 words (9 minutes) · 335 views

Humor Underwear Shopping

Lunch is never long enough.

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'Twas the Night

Published Jun 5, 2020 · 2,139 words (8 minutes) · 335 views

Fantasy Endless night Christmas presents Chimneys Elves are horrible

Santa!

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Cecily's Birthday

Published May 30, 2020 · 1,011 words (4 minutes) · 394 views

Mystery Humor Literary Fiction Cake and ice cream Kidnapping Parts

Birthdays are special.

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Antique doll toy 293271

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Fiction

Made Man

Published May 29, 2020 · 712 words (3 minutes) · 1 like · 353 views

Fantasy Science Fiction Frankenstein Organized crime Organ donation

There are reasons people confuse the man and the monster.

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Anatomy