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Scare in the community

The local free paper reports that another self-styled ‘community centre’ run by religiots but underwritten by public money is now officially open. Oh dear.

Nobody seems to want to mention this, but the project was born when the Manx police closed their last community police house a few years back. 443 more words

A Helping Hand

Hands, not eyes, are the windows to the soul. The study of hands has long been a fascination for people the world over. Palmistry began several hundred years before the birth of Christ. 1.904 more words



“What do you want for breakfast, Jan?”
“Nothing, mom, I’m already late. Nothing, thanks.”
Alison’s daughter hurried past her mother, snatching up her school books from the kitchen table. 2.153 more words


Another Day at the Office

Andreas sighed. It was Saturday, and he hated having to go into the office on weekends.

Why now, of all times? It was his daughter’s birthday. 964 more words


The Doll

Hayden had gotten the doll in the mail. She didn’t know who it was from, seeing as there was no name on the box and no return address. 1.911 more words


The House With The Dolls

I would often ride past the large house on the corner of the long, windy country road. Every time I rode past it, I would glance up at the balcony at all the dolls that were in there. 1.726 more words