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The Past Lives- Part 10: Ruthless (FINALE)

“Where are you taking me?” said Jaron as he was being escorted out of the bar by Janet and Jude. “Time to tie up all the loose ends,” said Jude as he and Janet walked Jaron to outside. The scene was set. Although they weren’t in San Diego anymore, the fear of Jaron knew still… Continue reading The Past Lives- Part 10: Ruthless (FINALE)

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The Past Lives – Part 9: Taking a Trip

“Thank goodness you’re here,” said Jude as he reached to grab the hand of the friend getting him out of the trunk. “What happened?” said a curious Jude. “Well, there’s only us left out here alive,” said Janet. “Me and Jewel were made to fight to the finish by Patricia and Jewel was really mad… Continue reading The Past Lives – Part 9: Taking a Trip

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The Past Lives- Part 8: It’s A Family Affair

“I’ve been wanting to get you for a long time Janet,” said Patricia with a sick grin on her face. The cold steel of her gun was up against the side of Janet’s head and Janet was wondering why she had not pulled the trigger yet. “Are you going to do this or not Patricia?… Continue reading The Past Lives- Part 8: It’s A Family Affair

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The Past Lives-Part 7: Turning Up The Heat

  “How did you two let him escape?” said Jewel. Jude and Janet sat up front, irritated that Jewel even asked them that and even more irritated that Jaron escaped. “Why don’t you sit back and chill in the backseat? We have to get out of town now!” said a frustrated Jude. The trio set… Continue reading The Past Lives-Part 7: Turning Up The Heat

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The Past Lives – Part 6: Race Against Time

“Where are you taking me?” said Ryan to Jaron. “We are going to your house to get a gameplan to get out of this city and fast,” said Jaron. The duo raced through the city of San Diego racing to get to Ryan’s apartment. Jaron knew it was only a matter of time before he… Continue reading The Past Lives – Part 6: Race Against Time

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The Past Lives- Part 5: The Big Reveal

“I could kill him right now,” said Jewel. As Jewel was leaving Janet’s dwelling with Jude, she couldn’t believe the level of deceit Ryan brought into her life. He lied to her about the disappearance of Jude and then used her vulnerability to his advantage. She was fuming and she could hardly contain her frustrations.… Continue reading The Past Lives- Part 5: The Big Reveal

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The Past Lives- Part 4: Choices

Janet was stunned as she saw her sister sprawled on the floor right in front of her, in fear of Jude and what intentions he had. “So when did you change your name to Jewel?” asked Janet, as she was puzzled how this whole thing even pieced together. Jewel, looking at Jude and Janet, could… Continue reading The Past Lives- Part 4: Choices

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The Past Lives- Part 3: Past Meets Present

“Please know Jude. I had true feelings for you.” Jewel was speaking into the phone but the words fell on deaf ears as she heard the phone hang up. She knew it wasn’t going to be long before Jude would be knocking at her doorstep. Immediately, Jewel began packing up her bags, shoveling as many… Continue reading The Past Lives- Part 3: Past Meets Present

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The Past Lives- Part 2: Ready for Payback

Ryan was in terror as his eyes came into focus and recognized Jude. And for as much fear as Ryan had in his eyes, there was a look of vengeance in the eyes of Jude. He had been waiting for the moment where he would see his former best friend again. “I owe you a… Continue reading The Past Lives- Part 2: Ready for Payback

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The Past Lives- Part 1: Surprise!

Ryan had a long day of work. After putting out fires all day, he could not wait to get home and get to his computer. He loved nothing more than to cruise the internet in his off time, especially the chat rooms. Although he never found anything serious in these rooms, he always found someone… Continue reading The Past Lives- Part 1: Surprise!