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Chapter Five: The only Diner in Apparition Cove (Ghost Tide)

Jan and Marsha Edgar Pepperwood worked the cash register of the only diner in Apparition Cove as one. Marsha handled the bills, Jan the coins, and the drawer always balanced to the penny at the end of the day. Their … Continue reading

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Chapter Four: His Mouth Tasted of Pennies (Ghost Tide)

Jacob Alan Hattabaugh, a fry cook at the diner in Apparition Cove, woke with a start. Bethany Amber White, his landlord, rolled over in her sleep and slipped her cool fingers between his warm thighs. He moved her hand away … Continue reading

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Chapter Three: If You’re Not Scared (Ghost Tide)

Twenty years ago, before the advent of BooBlocker© tech and the regulatory safety standards of modern vehicles, Trevor Marks and his parents had traveled the road to Apparition Cove to visit an ailing uncle. Trevor had been in the back … Continue reading

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Chapter Two: Are You Bonella Jeremiah Harmm? (Ghost Tide)

Bonella Jeremiah Harmm, or Bonnie to her family, friends, and fans, wiped away the blood and peered at the violet line left by her needle. Satisfied that the final pass of ink had penetrated the skin to an acceptable depth, … Continue reading

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Chapter One: The Death of Xu (Ghost Tide)

Sixty miles off the coast of Northern California, an old man named Xu fell over the railing of a large cargo ship that carried marketable sundries from Taiwan to San Diego. A younger man named Wei had assisted Xu in … Continue reading

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