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Little Pizza Joint on the Strip Mall

“Pa,” said Laura, “It’s so warm in here.  Why can’t I take off this blanket?” “Never you mind that, Laura,” said Pa. “You are a big girl now and big girls do not complain.  It is a tradition for the girls of the Ingalls family

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The Discovery of Magic

“Take a closer look.” Theresa leaned her head across the slim space between the austere oak tables in the library that separated her from her long-suffering boyfriend, Emerson. She knew from years of practice just how close she could come to the boys’ table without

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Challenge: Isn’t Life/Jesus/Love Like That?

While you’re waiting to tuck into crescent rolls, a challenge: Relate a mundane event that happened to you today. Add “Isn’t Life Like That?” or “Isn’t Jesus Like That?” or “Isn’t Love Like That?” See if you’ve got an instant Vinyl Cafe story, Sermon, or

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Tweaking The Power Of Life

The virus becomes biologically adaptive, infecting a bacteria that grows along the roadways and sidewalks, and begins to evolve to exploit its new interconnectedness… just as the human population of the Earth is undergoing a new surge upward.

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An Ajudicative Bedtime Story

All across the land, children are settling down to bed. For them, we offer this audio recording, for the very first time anywhere online, of An Ajudicative Bedtime Story

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Ent Apparition Proves Lord of the Rings Was Real!

Is it a coincidence that those lips appeared on that tree just as I was passing by? Non-believers might think so, but more spiritually inclined people will see that I was meant to see the lips on that tree, and that I was meant to write this article showing the ent lips to the world.

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Aisle Seven, Scene Three

Calling for Marcus, she searched the first floor in a quick circle, but she saw and heard nothing. The house was silent.

Psst... what kind of person doesn't support pacifism?