This story is about an ex-felon working in a porn shop.
Set in Ireland, a local thug destroys one of the last things an elderly woman has left. Her grandson's attempt at revenge goes downhill fast.
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Two strangers play a game while playing a game.
Set in Ireland, a young man struggles to shake off the reputation of his dead father. Harassment by a local cop puts him over the edge.
Is there really such a thing as justice?
A mentally challenged, schizophrenic boy is on a road that never changes.
This is short story about a mother who is grappling with the decisions she has made as a parent, the dissolution of her marriage, and her uncertainty about what has happened to her son.
A weekend Dad takes his daughter on an outing neither of them will forget.
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A young woman must confront her family and her past, personified by her younger brother.
A brand new detective with an overbearing mother poses as a hitman for an old woman.
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A woman finds herself suddenly thrust back into the cycle of familial abuse.
Hoping to grant his dying mother's last wish, a middle school teacher searches for his long lost brother in radiation-soaked Chernobyl, a year after the nuclear meltdown.
When Lena starts hallucinating, she is forced to seek help from the one person she hates - her mother. But will Lena be able to follow her mom's advice, or will the price be too great?
Short story about flirting gone wrong.
A sorceress named Klara tries to get away from her abusive husband.
What happens when this tired server would rather hang head and go home than clean up their mess of broken glass...
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An inhibited man follows his former bride back to the religious sect that ruined his life.