The Bottom of the Ninth

Reading Time: 11 minutesThe Bottom of the Ninth By Shannon Higdon “Welcome back to the bottom of the ninth inning ladies and gentlemen and it appears that we have yet to receive an update on the injury to the twenty-year veteran, Bryce Harper, who was hit by that devastating fastball to start the inning and had to be carried off…

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Chatroom A

Reading Time: 6 minutesIt was the summer of 2019, the 16 year old Thomas Mitchell and his family went on a trip to their cabin in the Stillwater State Forest of Montana. He had two younger brothers, Felix, who was 10 and Michael who had just turned 14. They usually spend their time hiking and visiting nearby places during the…

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White Room

Reading Time: 7 minutes The subjects awoke in what looked to be a huge room With large mirrors on the walls above. The concrete walls and floor were painted white, very recently too As some parts were still drying. All three were dressed in white Jumpsuits. The man stood up holding his head like he had a hangover and then…

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Hospital Hill

Reading Time: 30 minutes John sat with his grandmother on the balcony terrace overlooking West Bay Road and the lower Hampshire valley. The lush green fields from springtime were now singed-brown; the lack of rainwater that summer was turning the place into the Mojave Desert. A screaming hawk flew overhead, much like John it was basted and blazed by the…

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