Lucy in the Afterlife: The New Housekeeper

By Paula Bianchi – “I’ll be right there!”  Michael called out from the office, as he tried to compose himself from what he’d just witnessed, but he also felt a sense of awe, and a calm awareness that Lucy was still with him. The skeptic in him couldn’t explain away what he had experienced in […]

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Lucy in the Afterlife: Life Goes On

By Paula Bianchi – “I don’t know what else I can do.”  Lucy threw her hands up in defeat, then, she fell back on the couch feeling drained.  “Weeks have gone by, and Michael has ignored all of the signs I’ve been leaving for him.  He always comes up with an excuse to explain it […]

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Lucy in the Afterlife: Manifesting Signs (Part 3)

By Paula Bianchi – As Emma clung to the necklace, Lucy left as a sign from the other side, she said, “I miss you so much, Mom.” Then more tears fell from her cheeks. Lucy put her arms around her daughter. She hugged her tightly, and when she did, she knew Emma was aware of […]

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Lucy in the Afterlife: Manifesting Signs (Part 2)

By Paula Bianchi – Emma and Justin stood frozen in disbelief. They stared at the door, which had, without warning, slammed shut all by itself. “Look at how big the gray cloud is, Lucy, and it’s rolling like a storm in the sky.” Dobson pointed to the cloud hovering above Emma and Justin. Suddenly, the […]

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Mind Games: Judging People

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By Paula Bianchi – Judging people has become an American pass time since our easy access to millions of people through the internet. With the gift of anonymity, some people are going out of their way to humiliate, demean, and bully others. Why? Because, they feel they…

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Lucy in the Afterlife: Not My Son (Part 1)

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By Paula Bianchi – Lucy’s orb shot across the starry sky so fast; she looked like a shooting star. She had only one thing on her mind. Her son, Justin. After everything she’d just witnessed on her tour, she knew she had to do whatever she could…

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Mind Games: Racism

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By Paula Bianchi – I know I’m about to tackle a very controversial topic of our times, but I feel compelled to do so because it’s something that the human race has had to endure since the beginning of our time here on Earth. The idea that…

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Lucy in the Afterlife: Manifesting Signs (Part 1)

By Paula Bianchi – “I don’t know what she’s talking about.” Dobson said, in confusion. As the four ghostly roommates sat in the living room, Lucy could tell, by the expression on Dobson’s face, that he had no clue what Sondra meant about him being able to teach her, or anyone else, how to give […]

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The Hip Hypnotist: Pat Collins

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By Paula Bianchi – During the late 80’s, I went on my first girl’s road trip with my sister-in-law, Lily, my husband’s cousin, Sara, and her friend, Ann, to Reno, Nevada. It was my first time playing the slot machines and watching other people gamble. I told…

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Lucy in the Afterlife: Misty Gray Cloud

By Paula Bianchi – “Why do things keep breaking, Dad?!” Emma exclaimed. “This is becoming a bit concerning.” Michael noted before he went to fetch his slippers from his room. “What’s going?” Justin asked, in confusion. “Maybe if you were home more often, you’d know.” Emma glared at him as she passed by to get […]

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