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Writer's Club Fiction - © Kerry Bennett 2016

I show up at work every morning at five minutes to the hour: dressed, pressed, ready for the day. I smile at my customers though they barely notice me. To them I am just a nameless face as they rush off to somewhere more important. But I am the one who mows their lawn, scrubs down their pool, serves their meals, pours their coffee, washes their car, cleans their office building. I'm the one who works late into... Read More

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Christmas is about to happen. Soon we will go to our attics or basements and bring out the artificial Christmas Trees. But, are we sure that we don't want to have a live one? Of course, there is an environment matter. However, we can deal with this problem by buying a Christmas tree with roots and planting it in the garden after Christmas ends.

Good trees to do this with are spruce and fir. Both these species handle... Read More

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Janice Ouellet, CPA, CMA - Managing Director - thecfosolution.ca   You need a business plan! This is nothing new to the ears of your average business owner. Even if you already had one when you first started your business, you are probably long overdue for an updated plan. But where does one find the time to sit down and create a formal strategy and written plan, when you’re already working excessive hours just to keep your business functioning. Many business advisors... Read More
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Writer’s Club Fiction - © Peter Scottsdale 2016   Cats have two hunting strategies: 1. The M or mobile hunting strategy that involves moving through fields, grasslands, and forests with all senses in full use with various stops to investigate the immediate area. The M-strategy is effective when hunting rabbits.
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Writer’s Club Fiction - ©2016 - Linda Penner   I squeezed Mommy’s hand real hard and the big glass doors opened in front of us without touching them – like magic! I remember this building; I stayed here last year for my tonsils. I wonder what the doctor did with them after he took them out. I hope Jimmy’s not in here for that – it HURT!
  The elevator was fast and tickled my tummy, but when I laughed Mommy looked at me over the top of her glasses. I knew what that look meant – it meant BE QUIET! It’s the same one she gives me at... Read More
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