He told me he could say that “because he was gay”. And no, he wasn’t being cute.

Photo courtesy of the author. I call this look “The Offender”

I have a question for you. Have you ever been so astounded by the words spewing from someone’s mouth all you could do was stare?

I ask because I found an old shirt in my closet today, black, long-sleeved, low-cut, one I wore as a uniform when I used to…

custom art by the talented ratih_tri95 on Instagram.

There are a few things I’d like to say to the woman screaming at the gas station cashier

Ten minutes after I walked into that 7–11 I thought I was on one of those hidden game shows like “What Would You Do?”.

It didn’t take long for this lady to freak out in line. When she came in, she seemed pleasant enough, holding her daughter’s hand as they…

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Sometimes the worst thing you can do to someone is really the best

Years ago, I used to answer phones for an escort service. I also happened to be a “flirt girl” for my boss’ side hustle. The job was pretty straightforward.

Lonely men looking for a conversation instead of sex would call in. They’d pay a premium to chat with young women…

It chills me to know people think women are “dispensable”

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Note from the author: Please enjoy this audio recording of the story narrated by me. Thank you for stopping by! (I couldn’t get it to embed, sorry!)


The one with the most teardrop tattoos and the leader was like a son to my manager at one of the bars…

Evelyn Martinez

Former blackjack dealer. Reader beware — you’re in for a scare!-R.L. Stine. Email: eviemwrites@gmail.com

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