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In the Closet

- The phone rang as I was locking up for the night and I thought about leaving it ring. Then I thought about my bank account, went back around the desk, picked up, and said: “Conde.” An older man’s vo...

By: Fredrock | Category: Adventure | Score: 5| Added: 10 Mar 2018

Angela's Bust

- Bishop’s Lounge was busy and loud and blue with smoke. I sat by myself back in a dark corner booth, contributing my share of smoke and watching Angela. She had come in with a group of work friends an...

By: Fredrock | Category: Crime | Score: 5| Added: 19 Jan 2018

Bugsy's Revenge

- I was tailing the unfaithful husband of a neurotic client down a dark alley when someone slipped behind me and put a gun to my neck. I heard Bugsy’s voice and knew I had a problem. “Frank Danger, P....

By: Fredrock | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 28 Dec 2017

Mary's Lost Little Lamb

- From The Files Of Jack And The Giant Private Investigators Case 12: Mary’s lost little lamb “Mary had a little lamb; its fleece was white as snow. And everywhere that Mary went that la...

By: Pirate | Category: Young Adult | Score: 5| Added: 05 Mar 2015

The Neutral

- The Neutral By Matt Chatelain Published by Matt Chatelain Copyright 2012 by Matt Chatelain This is a work of fiction. Names, characters, places and incidents either are pr...

By: MattChatelain | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.3| Added: 15 May 2012

The Accidental Detective Part 6

- “Holy shit!” Mac exclaimed, his mouth hanging open. I stalked out sexily. I had practised for a few hours to try to walk in my new strappy black slutellos (my new word for slutty stilettos). I looked ...

By: Louise | Category: Crime | Score: 4.4| Added: 16 Nov 2011

Battered to Death

- As I walked towards the precisely laid dining table, I encountered a young lady suffering from two painful boils that had arisen upon her buttocks…….. She smiled and served the dinner. Later...

By: Davidpendragon1 | Category: Mystery | Score: 4.1| Added: 01 Oct 2011

How many miles to Babylon? Chapter One

- There were still twenty days to go till Christmas, but everybody was celebrating. After twelve years, ten months and nineteen days, prohibition was finally over. It was good news for the drunks, but h...

By: standingbear | Category: Mystery | Score: 4.3| Added: 19 Nov 2010

The Accidental Detective Part 3

- Wednesday This wasn’t the first time I had been hauled into a police station. There had been a drunken streak bet with Sherry during our college days. I had been busted after I tripped over some ...

By: Louise | Category: Mystery | Score: 4.9| Added: 01 Nov 2010

The Accidental Detective Part 2

- 'What did people do in the movies to lose someone following them?' I wondered. I envisioned a big car chase and a few flipped cars culminating with me half naked shooting a gun out of the window. Bloo...

By: Louise | Category: Crime | Score: 5| Added: 19 Oct 2010

The Accidental Detective Part 1

- I am dividing this into separate parts as it is quite long Present Day: Whenever I imagined dying it was always in bed surrounded by my whole extended family (including imaginary children and g...

By: Louise | Category: Crime | Score: 4.9| Added: 11 Oct 2010