3 out of 5 Creepy Stars for this one!
Great for anyone who is out for a quick read and brief escape from reality. In my opinion, there were some critical elements which are missing… but an entertaining read nonetheless.
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by Jackie Rod
In a world which seems to increasingly be full of strife and stark polarization, it can be very comforting to come across something which manages to pull everything back together. Even if it is only for a brief moment in time. An item ...
What exactly is it which makes the life experiences of a woman so unique and powerful? After all, men have their own series of life events do they not? When pondering such a weighty question, one merely needs to look at the history of hu...
Does everything in life truly happen for a reason? A virtual predetermined sequence of events with very specific outcomes. Or is everything just a simple matter of chance? In certain instances a serendipitous affair with positive outc...
Have you ever abruptly woken up in the morning and have no idea where you are? Your discombulated mind working hard to interpret the fuzzy images slowly coming into focus. Luckily, after you give your head a few shakes, the cobwebs dis...
One could easily be forgiven for believing that all is not well in our world. Take a good look around you. People are hustling and bustling to get from Point A to Point B with downcast eyes and an air of obvious indifference toward oth...
by Martin Best
Have you ever wondered why it is that when things seem to be at their absolute worst- life can have this way of picking you back up again? From the absolute bottom to a slow climb towards the top. In truth, this is exactly what happens...
Have you ever wondered whatever happened to that kid you went to school with way back when? You know- the one who always sat in the back with his head down. Not one of the "in crowd" -but not altogether ostracized either. Just sort of...
Without a doubt, everyone on the planet has experienced a fair number of ups and downs in their lives. On top of the world one day, only to be relegated to the bottom the next. While the ebb and flow of life inevitably hits everyone, s...
by Nina Romano
What does it really mean to be madly in love? I am not simply talking about attraction or infatuation here. Indeed, I mean so in love that you would do virtually anything for the object of your affection. Willing to sacrifice everythi...
by S.S. Bazinet
What is the true meaning of love? Undoubtedly, the answer you get to this question will depend greatly upon whom you ask. Some will focus on attraction while others may target affection in their interpretation. Be that as it may, one ...
by Pemry Janes
What does it really mean to be "comfortable" in life? Some people would describe it as a position of relative happiness and well-being. Satisfied and content with what you have. When such a state is reached, it can be difficult to ima...
Have you ever wandered down the street at night and noticed the many glowing windows which are lighting up the area? Twinkling in the dark stillness. Whether they be private residences, condo buildings or hotel rooms- the question in o...
If you were granted the ability to make one wish, what would it be? Perhaps you would want infinite riches, or an end to world poverty. Undoubtedly, most of us long for such an opportunity. The end of all our worries and set up financ...
by S.J. Hermann
It is hard not to admire people who unequivocally devote their entire lives to something. Perhaps it is their family, pets, or even a burgeoning career. They make a firm commitment and follow it through. One area where such dedication...
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to pick up and move to an entirely foreign land? Gathering up your loved ones and all your earthly possessions in search of a brand new life somewhere else? Moving to a land with different c...
Since the beginning of their time on the planet, human beings have been driven to explore and discover. While this has certainly led to many fascinating discoveries, it has also often been the catalyst for hardship and pain. Greed and ...
For anyone who has experienced significant difficulties or heartache in their past, it is often recommended by others that they "move on." "Forget about your past and start over", they are told. This is actually pretty good advice for ...
by Conor Newman
Have you ever wanted to simply escape from your current reality? Perhaps weary of the daily struggles and tedious monotony? Instead, throwing caution to the wind and choosing an entirely different path. To abandon the usual comforts o...
How far would you go to exact revenge? To what depths would you travel? Would you stop at absolutely nothing to inflict your own particular brand of vengeance? Or maybe you would be more likely to turn the other cheek and simply walk ...
by Terry Tyler
When settling down to read Hope by author Terry Tyler, keep the following passages from Charles Dicken’s masterpiece A Christmas Carol in mind: “At this festive season of the year Mr. Scrooge, … it is more than usually desirable that we...
What do a talking dog, chattering teeth and an evil crystal ball all have in common? Give up? They are all part of a collection of supernatural tales which will tingle your senses and curl your toes. Written by author Fiona Roberts, T...
Have you ever walked into a place and instantaneously felt the tiny hairs upon the back of your neck stand straight up? All at once overcome by a feeling of pure dread and foreboding. There are places in this world which are pure evil ...
by S. Jackson
There is no doubt that life is full of trials and hardships. Throughout their existence, each individual will face their own obstacles and troubles. Nobody is immune to this as it is a natural and unfortunate part of life. Nevertheles...
Many a poor soul has been led down the tangled path to riches and glory. A temptation which is just too hard to resist. This is often due to the unbearable nature of their own life, and the illusion of easy wealth which may lie just ar...
by Phil Parker
"Life has many ways of testing a person's will. Either by having nothing happen at all or by having everything happen all at once." (Paulo Coelho) Life can be tough. There can be no doubt about that! It will knock you down to your k...
Free will. Does it truly exist? Wherever you choose to go on this planet you will find human civilizations which create and enforce laws, norms and values. The population in these societies are expected to follow the prescribed standa...
by R.H. Hale
Perhaps all of us at one time or another have reminisced about days gone by. Whether we look back with pride, sadness or regret, the emotions such ruminations evoke are powerful. Moving out from the family home, relocating to a new cit...
Have you ever considered what you would do for love? How far would you go to protect and be with that special someone you truly care about? Would you give up all the creature comforts that you have grown accustomed to in life? On the ...
by Martin Best
What does a Ghost Hunter actually do? Prevailing opinion would be that they explore supernatural events. In particular, they investigate a wide array of hauntings and paranormal activity. A spooky job to put it mildly! That being said, w...
It is commonly said that the true fiber of a person will be determined by what they do when they face what seem to be impossible odds. Will they run and hide, or stand up and tackle these challenges head on? Indubitably, this is a sure-f...
by Reb MacRath
What comes to mind when the term “hard-boiled crime fiction” is uttered? Perhaps visions of Sam Spade, Philip Marlowe or Mike Hammer come alive. Tough, hard-nosed private investigators who will solve a case no matter what. Bound by a per...
What is evil? The answer to that question has an awful lot to do with perspective. What some people consider to be evil, others see as heroic. With that thought in mind, have you ever wondered if there is a capacity for all of us to enga...
What exactly is it which helps people to persevere through dark and challenging times? When the world seems as if it is upside down and filled with absolute anguish and grief. This situation will drive many people to their knees, with no...
When we throw out the term “pioneer expeditions” our minds typically drift to the discovery and settlement of new lands on Earth. Human beings have always been drawn to discovering and settling new and unknown areas. However, such lands ...
Is there really other life out there? Are we truly alone in this Universe, or is there other life just waiting to be discovered? If so, perhaps we are the ones who are under the microscope. Maybe extraterrestrial beings have been watchin...
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