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August and Minerva in “Big Fish Story” Part 5

Three Days Ago     The serene gaze of a dozen porcelain cats sitting on a shelf greeted Helen every night when she came home. Her ritual was always the same: she’d engage each of the four locks on her door, … Continue reading

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August and Minerva in “Big Fish Story” Part 4

    Perry had often wondered what it would be like to be tied up and heaved into the trunk of a car. He had seen it plenty of times in movies and on T.V., and he always wondered how he … Continue reading

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August and Minerva in “Big Fish Story” Part 3

   Detective Green was a wide man with a tall forehead and hands like hams; he was climbing the stairs ahead of August, plodding with steps so heavy that August wouldn’t have been surprised to see plaster snowing from overhead. … Continue reading

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August and Minerva in “Big Fish Story” Part 2

Perry threw his keys on his kitchen table, heaved off his wet jacket, and slammed his apartment door behind him. Seymour, his smoke-gray cat, lifted his head and glanced at Perry nonchalantly. “Not a man! Not a man!” Perry complained, … Continue reading

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August and Minerva in “Big Fish Story”

“The kids used to sing ‘Fish face, fish face, not a part of the human race,’” said Perry Walters. He shifted in the chair across from August, the vinyl squeaking audibly. He looked out of place amongst the carefully arranged … Continue reading

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August and Minerva, Investigators of the Supernatural: The Gypsy (Part 10)

16  Kane sat in the back of the sparsely populated meeting room. His dark clothes, which often aided in stealth, drew the eye to him due to the white walls and harsh lighting of the room. A handful of people … Continue reading

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August and Minerva, Investigators of the Supernatural: The Gypsy (Part 9)

14 Persephone felt strange in Minerva’s presence. She could see the eddies of power that wisped off of Minerva’s skin like steam off of a cup of coffee; she wondered how someone could possess so much raw potential and not … Continue reading

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