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The Mystery of Jamieson Stone

By: Jonathan Cross

...aker, “Alright, folks, it’s time to relax.” The same words she had always used before the start of every show. The studio went silent and then to bla... ... Bible. The red eye above the lens of the camera glared at him like a laser beam. Stone stared back as if it were the only thing in the universe. H... ...I mean who worked the closest with him on the set?” - J.Cross/Stone 9 The young man startled and flinched for a second. “That would be J.S., Ja... ...on in the political circles within the Beltway, and became a frequent guest on the Sunday morning news shows. Not only because he had garnered a win... ...re are they now?” “After Mr. Stone’s…well, they were too afraid to stay and left the next morning.” “Didn’t you find that peculiar?” “Two Jamaican’... ...right, Jonesy,” Brand said. “And don’t forget to have the window fixed first thing in the morning.” “Right you are, sir. Would you be needing anythi... ...on’t move, Tony,” Brand warned. “Fuck you. Shoot.” “Are you armed?” “I don’t carry a weapon when I go out to lunch.” But Garza opened his jacket... ...ccidentally ran across my desk. They’re going to equip the space station with six special weapons directed so that they cover the planet.” “Nuclear?... ...mn memo that’s why.” “So give,” Radcliff said. “What else did it say?” “It said that the weapons would be deployed within two months with the Russia...

...Jamieson’s involvement in arming the international space station. As rogue generals from Russia, China and the U.S. try to install a mind-control weapon designed to divide the world into three parts, Brand tries to stop them. Enlisting the help of Mrs. Stone, the mafia and covert operatives, he must find the weapon before it can be used. Read this taut thriller today! ...

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I'Ll Do Anything

By: Chrystal Kincaid

... by an intense set of his jaw that she recognized so well. Julia stood and stared as he ignored the questions being thrown at him rapid-fire. Their... ... shouting questions at her that were lost in the noise. Julia continued to stare past them to the foot of the steps. Cade started toward her. The... ...ll hurt her. She glanced back before she entered the courthouse. He was staring at her through the tinted lenses of his expensive sunglasses. T... ... He woke up sweating just thinking about those satin garters. The ice-cold morning showers had become so frequent that he was starting to like them... ... 20 Chapter Three The next morning, Cade watched Julia undetected from her office doorway. She bent... ...a plea. “You knew how hard we worked. How difficult it was to get up every morning year round and perfect that pitch. You’ve got distance and accu... ...nths probation for repeat offense of breaking and entering. We’ll drop the weapons charge in exchange for information. It’s the best we can do.” ...

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Desert Dreams

By: Gracie C. Mckeever

...nd slapped his bare feet on the wood-finish floor. "I don't believe you're starting this all over again." "You think because you apologized that I'm s... ...not nearly enough to alarm her. Why is he up so early? The aroma of Sunday morning cooking wafted out to her almost on cue and Therese threw off the c... ..."Thank you, sir." Therese took it, salivating like Marsh. She knew she was starving enough to eat every scrap and still want seconds. Where was this m... ...l facing her. "Just thought you should get your day off to a good, healthy start is all." He shrugged, digging into his pancakes. She stared at him fo... ...he museum's interns, had approached her with an ominous pronouncement this morning right before the opening ceremonies had kicked off: "Therese, there... ...y Gracie C. McKeever 50 They had talked hours into that night and the next morning, about his experiences in Kuwait and her interests in Muslim belief... ... this." He frowned at the thick metal bar she wielded. "You provide me the weapon with which to destroy you?" "I provide you protection against your e... ...e first that it would take more than his "artisan" skills to make a useful weapon. But having mawla's mate's machinery available to him encouraged him... ...p at him. "Dueling at dawn?" Kane shook his head as he bent to recover his weapon. "May I?" Therese put out a palm as he approached, surprised when he...

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Class Heroes: A Class Apart

By: Stephen Henning

...bate the agony of his pounding head and sandpaper throat. Flu. The symptoms had started yesterday. Brian opened his eyes to see the lights were gre... ... Brian opened his eyes to see the lights were green, as three drivers behind him started leaning on their horns. He inched the coach forward. They’d... ... James was about to mount a punitive expedition to the back of the coach when Mr Stark, the History teacher, stood up and bellowed at Emma to sit pr... ...cked up Sam’s medical chart from the end of the bed and gave Sam a warm smile. “Morning, Doctor,” said Yvonne Blake. “How is she doing?” There was... ...ne, but his would look better for the photos. He’d charred it in the cooker this morning, and ripped off one of its arms. He placed it next to Sam’s... ...hnically, he was her big brother. “I’m so glad you’re here. But it’s one in the morning. What are you doing out of bed?” “I woke up. They gave me... ...f vest. None of the individuals on the top floor was thought to be carrying any weapons, but it was standard procedure. The taser is a non-lethal, ... ...any weapons, but it was standard procedure. The taser is a non-lethal, hand-held weapon, often used by Special Firearms Officers to subdue potential... ...s the hostile immobile. Stannard still wasn’t sure how she felt about firing the weapon at a child. She looked up. Two, possibly three, floors abov...

...ething incredible has happened.As James and Sam attempt to overcome their fears and embrace their new talents, a series of murders and disappearances start plaguing the hospital. The twins aren’t the only ones with special abilities and it becomes apparent that someone is coming for them.Will James and Sam be able to survive the nightmare into which they have been plunged?...

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The Suffering of Being Kafka

By: Sam Vaknin

...on Camp Called Home The Miracle of the Kisses Fearful Love My Putrid Lover When You Wake the Morning Narcissism Prague at Dusk In Moist Propinquity Pr... ...t Dusk In Moist Propinquity Prowling Getting Old Sally Ann Selfdream Snowflake Haiku Twinkle Star Synthetic Joy Tableaux (van Gogh) The Author ... ...ttached to it a partitioned table-top confiscated from the greengrocer down the lane. Every morning, forehead wrinkled, my grandfather would fill th... ...een trolley – a tall and stout and handsome man, fair-skinned and sapphire-eyed. "A movie star" – they gasped behind his back. Day in and day out, ... ...o his azure pushcart, day in and day out. She said nothing and he remained mute. They just stared with vacuous eyes, perhaps away, perhaps inside, p... ... in her arthritic palms – they all conspired to deny him his erstwhile memory of her. Each morning, my grandfather woke up to study this ageless im... ...bbed me in the back, for instance, or popped me with a silencered gun, or wasted me with a weapon I never even heard of. What she did say stunned m...

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The Hitler File : A Novel of Fact

By: Sam Vaknin

... Prologue “Pol und Jude” Political and a Jew. It’s around 4 o’clock in the morning. I am not sure of the date. The days all look the same, ... ...ally, I am the last in the row of ten, not an auspicious place. They count us every morning when we depart, assigned to work details, and every even... ...in every row attract attention. Attention here means pain and, often, death. This morning’s roll call is mercifully brief, the foul mist and drizzl... ...d, we sure could use the money.” He weighed his own arguments. I got up. When Bauer started to debate with himself, the meeting was over. Only ... ...spicious. ****** That evening, safely ensconced in a faded leather armchair, I started taking stock of the cataract of paper that constituted F... ... and brought to cruel light many things I had conveniently forgotten I possessed. I stared around in disbelief and budding outrage and then I crumbl... ...es. But they were also involved in money counterfeiting, stolen art dealing, drugs, weapons, and other illicit activities. The received opinion is t... ...war in Europe. We could not allow the Soviets to lay their hands on advanced German weapons technologies and intelligence assets.” He pondered so... ...tely lost control over them. When we tried to dismantle the operations and reclaim weapons caches, they went underground and bombed airplanes to te...

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Secret of the Sands

By: Aren, Rai and E., Tavius

...y competitive Egyptology program. “Professor Dustimaine, we weren’t expecting you…” Mitch started to say. “You two are falling further behind every ... ...mpering those workers.” He leaned closer to them, “If you don’t get your act together and start producing better results, I am going to have you bot... ...Alex soldiered on. They were clearing away some dirt and sand to allow them to get a good start in the morning and move on to the finer, more detail... ...d on. They were clearing away some dirt and sand to allow them to get a good start in the morning and move on to the finer, more detailed work. “Ug... ...scrolls out to analyze them more closely.” “Gee, is that all? We can have that for you by morning,” Jack said with as much sarcasm as he could possi... ...is stuff laying around for prying eyes to see, now can we? And you know Bob and I are not morning people. We’re vam- pires, thank-you very much!” Mi... ...ic had changed to something Zhek felt confident in. “Our soldiers are adapting to the new weapons and tactics. Our mili- tary leaders are adopting ne... ...to the new weapons and tactics. Our mili- tary leaders are adopting new strategies for the weapons that are available. Other Houses, including the Ro... ...to watch his soldiers instructing new recruits on tactics and how to use their new, crude weapons. The Draxens had built a large wall, which now sur...

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Links and Factoids

By: Sam Vaknin

...ual/section3/chapter25/25e.htm Armenian Genocide The Armenian massacres in Turkey started in the 19th century and continued well after the Armenia... ...ted to Mesopotamia. The deportation followed mass executions. Many more died from starvation, exposure, dehydration, abuse and outright torture. T... ...pone and his bodyguard were arrested in Philadelphia for carrying concealed deadly weapons. Within 16 hours they had been sentenced to terms of one... ...rried William Gaertner, her second husband, in 1917. William was convinced from the start that Belva was being unfaithful to him. They both hired g... ...errorism watch list, a DNA database, disaster victim identification, international weapons tracking and trafficking in human beings-related informa... ...m you that a fire originated in the principal room of the Library of Congress this morning, about half past seven o'clock, and that nearly everythi... ...e Dante Club" opens with a particularly gruesome murder committed with an unusual weapon: a very rare insect – the New World Screwworm Fly (Cochli... ...century, let alone the 1940s. It is found in the March 23, 1839 issue of the Boston Morning Post, for instance, and did, indeed, stand for "Oll Korr... ...an open fire and the popped kernels would be chewed off. Popcorn later served as a morning cereal, eaten with cream or milk. The colonists called i...

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Veritas Neo: The New Vision for a New Reality

By: Kee

...for all in this world, a universal church you could say. This Book is the start of something truly amazing. When people come to us, they find not o... ...___________ I a m Trinity, and I have loved this man for two lifetimes. He started to come into some of his greater abilities shortly after the two o... ... So move over Superman 'cause he's coming to save the day He wakes up each morning with a true sense of purpose, He knows what must be done He's stron... ...s another way. Why is Neo an inspiration to me, and why do I believe? For starters he made me realise more that I CAN in-fact do anything if I tried... ...ag snapping in the wind of someone’s youthful idealism, or abolishing all weapons because, somehow, that’s going to change things. Peace is not abou... ...ome potential for freedom. Bless all forms of intelligence. Your mind is a weapon. The war is for freedom. The revolution is now. Lock and load. ____... ... System as a whole would free anyone. Think about it! If we abolished all weapons right now, me might have "peace" for a hundred years, or a hundred... ... around and tell you... that sure, there's peace. They can wake up in the morning and there isn't rubble to slice them into bleeding shards... there...

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In the Eye of the Beholder

By: By Sharon E. Cathcart

... he smelled of sandalwood. He lifted the saddle flaps, undid the girth, and started in anger. There was a short nail driven through the saddle flap,... ...st with the beautiful voice teasing my dreams. 11 Chapter 4 I woke the next morning to find another ribbon-wrapped rose on the night stand next to my... ...his tone. “One day, there was a fire in the barn. I still don’t know how it started. Philippe was visiting and we were having tea. I heard the ala... ...ippe was visiting and we were having tea. I heard the alarm bell sound and started up quickly. I saw the smoke, and ran outside toward the barn, b... ...hlessly as he reached for her head collar. At that moment, I struck with my weapon of choice and did not let go until Giraud had breathed his last. ... ...tell you, though, that when he is in this mood he will write his music from morning until night, barely pausing to eat or sleep. You may not see as... ...r 16 From the pages of Erik’s journal: I left her with great reluctance that morning, before sunrise. Yet, we both knew it must be so. I returned... ...losed since no real cause of death could be determined. I had known Erik’s weapon was effective, but had no idea up until then just how skilled he ...

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Werelove Dusk Conspiracy

By: Lakisha Spletzer

...tten. Chapter 1 Fall 2207: Floyal City, New Florida Territory Zina McFin stared at the giant, almost-impenetrable Sevicorps research lab. It was chi... ...no exception. “You need to control yourself.” Stefan McJeysen’s brown-eyed stare collided with her gaze in a momentary battle of wills before Stefan ... ..., with piercing blue eyes...such a waste. Henry glared at her. Zina calmly stared at him, her eyes shining with cruelty. “Our child is not an abominat... ...his passing was a tiny frog on a lily pad. Chapter 7 Laylah woke the next morning to the smell of eggs and biscuits. She rubbed the sleep from her ey... ... delicious and she couldn’t wait to sink her teeth into it. She wasn’t a morning person, but once up she did everything at a nice, quick pace. As La... ...tta cursed and then growled, “Laylah? What happened when you got here this morning?” Laylah flinched and tried to pull away, but found herself held i... ...limbed the stairs. He noted the door was ajar. Tightening his grip on his weapon, Jacques nudged the door open enough to slide inside. Silently he ch... ...ricks. Of course, you can’t teach an old dog new tricks,” Jacques mocked, weapon ready as he waited for Gerard to take the bait. “Don’t talk about A... ...nned. When she was younger, Jacques had insisted Laylah take some sort of weapons training. She’d been failing at nearly everything put in front of ...

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The Natural State, In the Words of U.G. Krishnamurti

By: U.G. Krishnamurti, Edited by Peter Maverick

...of U.G.’s conversations, taken from many sources, offers some of the most startling and penetrating of U.G.’s words in short, easy to read paragraphs... ... right way, inspired by the Theosophists and the whole lot. And so, every morning those fellows would come and read the Upanishads, Panchadasi, Nysh... ...my real search began. All my religious background was there in me. Then I started exploring. For some years I studied psychology and also philosophy... ... all the modern sciences, everything. The whole area of human knowledge I started exploring on my own. Before my forty-ninth year I had so many po... ...ur hours at night no matter what time I go to bed then I lie in bed until morning fully awake. I don't know what is lying there in the bed. I don't ... ...call my own. Anybody can come at any time. I just see them and say, “Good morning, what can I do for you?” That's all I can do. I have nothing to giv... ...nd the problem of possibly destroying ourselves with the most destructive weapons that we have invented. So, there is no way out. You may say that I ... ... be dislodged, what they would do is anybody's guess. All the destructive weapons that we have today are here only to protect that monopoly. But I... ... But I am sure that the day has come for people to realize that all the weapons that we have built so far are redundant and that they cannot be us...

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God Prophecy

By: Dr. Paraskev

...ll. No desert will swallow the green-lands of Earth. No global famine will starve us to painful death. No global war will use its awful weapons to era... ...l famine will starve us to painful death. No global war will use its awful weapons to eradicate all living beings. No radiation or genetic experiment ... ...nt in human history. II. Moral Level: Indeed, human needs a higher help to start real spiritual evolution. And so, in this period, God starts to send ... ...ucia in 1917.) - Real Messiah from God comes, in this period, to “fire the starting gun” of the spiritual evolution of humankind. - The official educa... ...eaceful, as we well know. For the sake of convenience, we have named them “morning” and “evening”. And because the barriers of our self preservation n... ...t if we just live in the wrong environment for the practice of method?” 1. Morning = Fixed Praying 2. Day = Floating Praying 3. Evening = Fixed Prayin... ...all away the worshippers here, without the help of his master... 54 “Good morning!” he heard then suddenly. And he turned. Before him there stood a m...

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Kabbalah for Beginners

By: Rav Michael Laitman

...t nations and invented new technologies with which they could create new weapons. They used these weapons to protect what they thought was their fr... ...ir egoism made them forget that when they were united, they hadn’t needed weapons, as they had no egoism to make them feel their freedom was threate... ...then lost. sT age T wo The second stage in humanity’s spiritual evolution started about two thousand years ago, when The Book of Zohar, the most imp... ... formed around him, who would arrive at his home in the wee hours of the morning to study Kabbalah. Subsequently, Baal Ha- - Sulam moved from the ol... ... t wo trillions of tons of minerals, which gradually formed the galaxies, stars, and planets. Then, lost in these trillions of tons of matter, there... ...14)—and reflects Adam’s desire to be like the Creator. These days, at the start of the 21 st century, evolution is completing its development of th... ...om it.” The 184 K abbalah for b eg Inners - a ppend Ixes following morning, my teacher perished in my arms, leav- - ing me and many of his oth...

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The Devil‘S Legacy- to Earth Mortals. Being the Key Note to Black Arts!! Witchcraft, Devination , Omens, Forewarnings, Apparitions, Sorcery, Daemonology, Dreams, Predictions, Visions, And Compacts with the Devil!! with the Most Authentic History of Salem Witchcraft!

By: M. Young

...And it is notorious that magic was long used as a convenient though inefficient weapon against Christianity. – Vide, likewise, Livy i. 20, and Strab... ...ade many preparations for celebrating it; and told his housekeeper early in the morning, that as the day was fine, she should clean out a certain ar... ... Sir Marcus Beresford remarked that when his lady came down to breakfast in the morning, that her countenance was unusually pale, and bore evident m... ...you are happy?‘ He smiled, but did not answer. ―But how, said I, when the morning comes, shall I be convinced that your appearance to me thus ... ...s like a bear, a skin like a negro, and a voice roaring like a lion, whereby we start and are afraid when we hear one cry Boh! and they have so fray... ...ight green color, when held against the sun, there shines in it a ray like a star of gold; this is singularly good for the lungs, and cures asthm... ...rhaps the chair would seem to compliment them with ―how do you do?‖ and if they started up in surprise, ―pray keep your seat,‖ would follow in a low...

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Bozo and the Storyteller

By: Matt Jones

...the sand-dunes with their out- rageously long feet, or simply engaged in a staring contest with a nearby star, they instantly forgot what they were d... ...m the distant galaxies. ‘I passed my younger years travelling between the stars, unearthing the secrets that they yielded and sharing my wisdom wher... ...oons will fall out of the sky, they moaned. Tell us that the light of the stars will go out like a candle. Tell us anything but that the Story will ... ...at f owed down from the grape bushes in the hills. They made merry in the mornings and sometimes impersonated the Hoomans from the Story, strutting ... ...s they’d had surf ng down the 6 Bozo and the Storyteller dunes, the long mornings of making up songs beside the wine-streams, and the nights of pla... ...ine wherever they go. Other deities f nd it hard to get out of bed in the morning, and when they do they bring a good deal of mist and grey cloud wi... ...for the blow to fall another huge wave swamped the deck. Marv gripped his weapon so tightly that he’d forgotten to hold on to anything else. With a ...

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Deviation : Covenant

By: Elissa Malcohn

... play, beseeching her with open- faced candor. Evit fixed her with a serious stare. Zai leaned toward them and kissed their messy faces. Abri asked,... ...f their kind, learning the nuances of the hunt. They wept at the sight of a starving Masari—the skin turned sallow, the fur dulled and shedding. The... ...t People? Ata became convinced that his companion's death had resulted from starvation, not that she had gone to feed others. We are called Yata to... ...rvings surrounding them changed with the shifting light. A tale told in the morning held a different meaning against the backdrop of dusk. TripSton... ...oothills steepened. A hidden, precipitous trail took her higher until early morning light gleamed golden off cairns that pointed the way, disguised a... ...e delivered to the Yata alongside the other goods. TripStone had spent the morning with her household at the Grange, Crossroads' communal farm, pul... ...re like." Gria adjusted Zai's aim, illustrating sight lines. "We tested the weapons to be sure they worked. These are training rifles, not full-size... ...into their targets as archers stood in a line and practiced with contraband weapons. Others wielded crossbows. Still others engaged in hand-to-hand ... ...All that we do here is arm ourselves with pincers—with claws, beaks, fangs. Weapons are our own natural tools. Without the Covenant, we'd have devel...

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Abuse, Trauma, And Torture, And Their Consequences and Effects

By: Sam Vaknin

...ls, capabilities, professional record, or even omnipresence. Bad sentences start with: "I think you overlooked … made a mistake here … you don't kn... ...stic boss. Notice patterns in his bullying. Is he more aggressive on Monday mornings - and more open to suggestions on Friday afternoon? Is he amen... ... assert that the disorder is more prevalent among certain professions with "star power" or respect. "In an individualistic culture, the narcissist ... ...n him (legally). Do not keep your abuse a secret. Secrecy is the abuser's weapon. Never give him a second chance. React with your full arsenal to... ...es his psyche, and possesses his mind. Deprived of contact with others and starved for human interactions, the prey bonds with the predator. "Traum... ...needs. Gullibility, selective blindness, malignant optimism - these are the weapons of the beast. And the abused are hard at work to provide it wit... ...sely. The Inverted Narcissist nurtures her negative emotions as yet another weapon of self-destruction and self- defeat. It is from this repressed se... ...school about what is happening at home. Nothing is happening at home. Come morning, I wake up from my restless sleep and either I wetted my bed or ... ...y, this one. I read all evening and I read at night and I read during the morning. I read a lot throughout this not so good day. Mother could have...

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The Emerald Dagger

By: Barbara M. Hodges

...d May 2003 Published in the United States of America Tigress Press, LLC 2509 Morning Glory Drive Columbia, MO 65202 www.tigresspress.com ACKNOWLEDGEM... ...d figures, eight females and two males, flew into the clearing. Nine fairies stared straight ahead out of dull, vacant eyes. The tenth fairie, eyes gl... ... nothing against your glorious power, Master.” Dirkk dismissed the flattery, staring into the trees beyond the fairie prince. “The rift is open,” Thom... ...ar-coated brazier stood in their center. It was to this Dirkk led the group. Staring into the brazier’s black concave bottom, he muttered beneath his ... ...was open, although she hadn’t needed the printed numbers to tell her so; the morning’s pea-soup fog and the slight dusting of snow on the lawn had don... ...at the stroke, not a minute before nor after. She’d packed her backpack this morning, but only after hours of soul-searching had led her to the decisi... ...ashed through her mind. She cursed her- self for not bringing some kind of a weapon with her. The form neared and she saw that, although it walked up... ...ay there she stopped, went back and picked up the water jug. It would make a weapon if they needed one. She handed the jug to Daniel. “Empty it.” With... ...m but, after hours of sweaty and pain-filled training, it was now his chosen weapon. Leaves rustled behind him and he whirled, the staff held double- ...

...he first three fantasy novels in her Daradawn series. She has also co-authored, Shadow Worlds, a science fiction suspense work with Darrell Bain, and Stargazer's Children, a speculative fiction novel....

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Narcissism Book of Quotes

By: Sam Vaknin

...a recorder that took the info in, twisted, spun it into whatever, and then used it as a weapon to stir up controversy or create problems." "The N h... ...eties and unknown quantities. And when they withdraw the 'caring' and the 'loving' and start on the devaluation stage, then the contrast is so appa... ...ve made a commitment, I'm going to quit pretending and be who I really am. I'm going to start treating you really badly, I'll say insensitive things... ...ver did a thing, unless there was something in it for him. He simply did not bother. He started from a position of weakness, in that he had a huge i... ...t'. After 6 months of marriage he came home from a business trip, waited 'til the next morning after I left for work and moved out." "Now he's sudd... ..., and the N said to nobody in particular but addressing the baby: 'Who dressed you this morning? You look like a bum!' She's gets 2 birds with one s... ... magical thinking. Gullibility, selective blindness, malignant optimism – these are the weapons of the beast. And the abused are hard at work to pro... ...ugh … and trust me it was never enough." "You're not crazy. No way. Your anger is your weapon right now. You need to be angry. You have a right to ... ...g. I'm sorry, but I'm not June Cleaver … I don't vacuum in a dress & heels!! LOL" "One morning I asked if he'd like a cup of coffee to drink on the ...

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