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Pure Fiction

Short Story

Barney Wished He Could Help, but There Was Nothing That He Could Do

Dogs understand more than we know

Photo by Jorge Rosales on Unsplash

The three-bedroom house sat on a quiet street in Florida. A family of five adults shared the house with two cats and a Doberman named Barney.

The house was quiet that evening Barney lay under the dining room table with his…




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Lawson Wallace

Lawson Wallace

62-year-old married guy, I have been writing stories for years, but never submitted or published anything. I write about my successes and failures, everything.

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