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The Keystone

I shoved my other hand into my pocket and fingered the silver key there. The energy coursed through me as the key dissolved into my palm. The black bag flashed with a silver light, but I bet none of them noticed. […]

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Nike’s Diary #4 – Flying Like Icarus

I came up behind her to stop her, but she cut me short. “No, Nike! This needs to be said…” blah blah blah. All I could think was calm thoughts in hope to calm the room. The both of them were talking about Heph. […]

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Nike’s Diary #3 – Oh, No – What Have I Done?

I lost them…holy s***! I mean, I really lost them. I told them I’d be back for them at two. They wanted me to go in with them, but I couldn’t because I’m considered under age by mortals standards. […]

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Nike’s Diary #2 – He’s Back

“Hey all. What’s a God got to do to get a drink around here?”
“Prometheus? Is that you?” I asked.
“Hi. Yeah, it’s me, Nike.” I leaped out of my seat and ran to hug him.
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Nike’s Diary #1 – The Gift

I felt a gentle hand on my shoulder. Looking up, it was Mistress Moxie; she took up my hand. Leaning my head toward her, she whispered, “Don’t worry. It will be alright.” […]

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A Light in the Dark

As my breath settles, I notice her hand reaching for mine, inviting me to join her when she suddenly suggests I wait. Good thing! Nothing in me wants to be jumping into any fire now or ever! […]

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Caribbean Blue

My staff, all dressed in silk shirts the same blue as the ocean around my beaches, circulated among them. Some offered refreshments. Others dealt cards and spun wheels. […]

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Mortal Ambiguity

Adrian noticed me and started in my direction. The man followed, still mouthing words. I pulled my ear buds out, but couldn’t hear what he was saying. His short legs were no match for Adrian’s long gait. […]

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Charmed, I’m Sure

“This one is to my apartment. It’s the backup key.” He managed a smile as he handed it to me. The metal glimmered as I touched it, but he didn’t notice. […]

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Girls Night Out, Part I

Well, we’re not taking LSD tonight. Nor does anyone, other than me, speak Greek. As for being a murderer, I believe my company is safe; yet, now do you understand why these two factors were a requirement for participating in such an ancient ritual?! If you’re capable of killing someone with an unaltered mind, what’s going to happen while you’re tripping? […]