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Castle reprise

Page 79… in a fiction series Miranda returned to the living room, goblets in hand, to find Dominic Manos stalking the perimeter, inspecting her artwork as if he were in a gallery.  He paused at a framed lithograph.  It was … Continue reading

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Secret Recipe

Page 73… in a fiction series Miranda brushed herself off and headed straight for the kitchen. There was a recipe box in the pantry under the stairs. She took it from the shelf, looked inside, and held it close to her chest. … Continue reading

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An orchid fades

  Life is special life is fun see Miranda on the run shooting pool in bars at night, sees a hussy picks a fight. Taverns give her drinks for free, keep her there and you will see the pirates gather … Continue reading

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Brotherly love

Page 45… in a fiction series It was a crisp, sunny day on the dock.  Greg had prepared a fresh shrimp salad, seasoned with horseradish and a tasty coral dressing.  Homemade basil tomato bisque was served on Haviland china.  Fattening but delicious. He was a culinary … Continue reading

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Miranda is sinking

 Page 33 from the series Before the Pirates Came* Lydia Ogletree still believed in Miranda.  The trouble was, Miranda stopped believing in herself.  As weeks went by, her  manic episode melted into the inevitable state of depression. She began to draw conclusions that were purely erroneous, … Continue reading

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A Higher Power

Page 31 in the series Before the Pirates Came* It was a beautiful day in Providence. Summer was winding down and Miranda was adjusting to life as a “normal girl” taking lithium. Brian was busy at the office doing sports … Continue reading

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Powerless over alcohol

Page 30 in the series Before the Pirates Came* Lydia Ogletree told Miranda she had to stop drinking if she wanted the medication to work. Miranda felt like the lithium was working fine and that cutting back on her drinking … Continue reading

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Are you Elizabeth Taylor?

Page 26 from the series Before the Pirates Came* Miranda was not Elizabeth Taylor, that much she knew. Aside from going to parties with her college boyfriend, Miranda had never even been on a real date. In high school she … Continue reading

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The Road to Providence

Page 24 from the series Before the Pirates Came*  Miranda hadn’t finished digging out her car from last week’s storm, and now they were calling for the blizzard of the century!  Miranda didn’t tell anyone she was leaving.  Not her parents, her friends … Continue reading

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Brian’s Song

Page 23 from the series Before the Pirates Came* Miranda quickly lost interest in campus parties with her boyfriend and his moronic drunken friends. His roommate’s claim to fame was that he could jam the cable box with a pair of … Continue reading

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