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John

The following piece was presented at Jersey City Writers’ literary event – Superheroes & Supervillains: A Night of Dynamic Dare-do-well and Dastardly Deeds. Please enjoy.   Dear Board for the Designation of Superpowers, I’m writing you, again, because I’m really, really annoyed.  You haven’t responded, so I’ll repeat it: I do not want to be a superhero. […]

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Lady’s Man

The following piece was presented at Jersey City Writers’ literary event – Steamy Summer Nights: An Erotic FanFiction Reading. Please enjoy. “It’s going to be incredible!” Said Donald, high on opium, methamphetamines, lysergic acid diethylamide, a six-pack of Miller lite, and cheap vodka, as he stumbled across the deck of his yacht – the SS Crassus – […]

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The Things You Do for Love

The following piece was presented at Jersey City Writers’ genre event – The Horror of Love. Please enjoy. Her name was Maura Fitzgerald, and when I saw her in a bookstore, she was my wife, although I didn’t know it at the time.  One of those dark Irish beauties with black hair and pale skin, […]

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Hell

The following short story was presented at the Jersey City Writers’ monthly genre event–Creepypasta: A Literary Reading of Web Horror. Please enjoy.   You hear of those who let a malevolent spirit into the world through some portal, but I’ve done the opposite, allowing a living person to come into my hereafter, where he torments me […]

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