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Happiness Happens

-   about 1600 words     James   Happiness Happens by James Foley   Martin Trent remembered crashing that Iraqi stone farmhouse—past midnight, March 2016. Inside, tapestries draped those st...

By: JamesFoley | Category: Action | Score: 0| Added: 13 Dec 2017

The Ghoul Part 6

- Suddenly, the warning of the tribal elder and Wasad’s explanation came rushing back to us. The entire, horrible truth came crashing down upon me in a rush. I realized that the body we had seen in the ...

By: Jerseyboy1316 | Category: Horror | Score: 5| Added: 04 Jan 2017

The Ghoul Part 5

- Once packed, we had nothing else to do but hurry up and wait. Sam and I were conflicted about leaving. We felt that it was wrong that we were leaving Chris, but we had searched all over for him, the g...

By: Jerseyboy1316 | Category: Horror | Score: 0| Added: 03 Jan 2017

The Ghoul Part 4

- At around 5 o'clock the next morning, I was awakened by Sam shaking my shoulder. “Dave, you need to get up,” he said. “What? What? Why? What's happening? What’s going on?” was my reply. “It's Chri...

By: Jerseyboy1316 | Category: Horror | Score: 0| Added: 02 Jan 2017

The Ghoul Part 3

- Chris and I both groaned. We knew Sam was one to go a little bit too far, but this was too much. “That’s absolutely disgusting,” I said. “That used to be a person. That is so disrespectful. You’re unb...

By: Jerseyboy1316 | Category: Horror | Score: 0| Added: 01 Jan 2017

The Ghoul Part 2

- Chris jumped in after Sam got out, and, on our signal, he mashed the accelerator down, and he was off. As we watched him race around the track, I considered asked Sam if he had felt uneasy in the ware...

By: Jerseyboy1316 | Category: Horror | Score: 0| Added: 31 Dec 2016

The Ghoul Part 1

- The Ghoul The following happened about ten years ago. There are times that I still wake up in the middle of the night, sweating in the grips of a nightmare. When this occurs, I know that getting bac...

By: Jerseyboy1316 | Category: Horror | Score: 4| Added: 30 Dec 2016

The Dogs of Iraq

- I remember the barking and howling of the dogs. Not the average, neighborhood dog that barks at the mailman and has somehow gotten off of its chain, but wild, feral dogs. Never seen, only heard. D...

By: Jerseyboy1316 | Category: Memoirs | Score: 4| Added: 20 May 2014

Jiggi-jiggi

- “Missus. Missus. Missus.” said the Iraqi teenaged boy. I looked up. The sound “Missus.” Had become like a bird call, a constant background sound that came from the boys on the other side of the wire...

By: fallingdove | Category: Memoirs | Score: 4.7| Added: 06 Aug 2013