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Bruised | A Love of the Game Story

<< Back to Love of the Game Home Bruised is Jenna LeBlanc's story - Diesel LeBlanc's mother in "Breaking the Ice" - and I hope you enjoy it! ~Shayne Jenna Carter-LeBlanc sat at the polished mahogany table across from the man she’d fallen … [Click to Read More...]

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Losing a Good Thing

I know what I bring to the table in relationships. Despite my scattered behavior, my rare anxiety attack, and my compulsion to write (even on my phone … Continue Reading...

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Rewind | A Short Story by Shayne McClendon

She woke up to an empty bed but could see him outside in the hotel courtyard with his team. Twenty-six years ago, they circled one another in college, involved with other people and not "that way"...the timing had always been wrong somehow. She moved to Seattle and he chose Connecticut. They … Continue Reading...

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Photo #1 | A Short Story by Shayne McClendon

My exclusive group on Facebook is filled with women (and a few men) who started posting photos the other day with the comment, "I wonder what story Shayne would tell about this."  It started a trend and now they are deliberately finding me photos for a special album.  I'm going to (gradually) share … Continue Reading...

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Scars | A Short Story by Shayne McClendon

Chapter One The scar was always the first thing people noticed. Some people never looked any further. During one of Brinley Thornton’s rare dates, she’d been told she shouldn’t smile so much because the muscles in her cheek pulled at it and made it more obvious. Her response had been an … Continue Reading...

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Photo #4 | A Short Story by Shayne McClendon

My exclusive group on Facebook is filled with women (and a few men) who started posting photos the other day with the comment, "I wonder what story Shayne would tell about this." It started a trend and now they are deliberately finding me photos for a special album. I'm going to (gradually) share … Continue Reading...