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The Jersey Hookup

Steve was staying in his beach house down the Jersey shore, one weekend. He took one of his nightly walks along the boardwalk, enjoying the summer air. Steve stopped in his tracks at the sight of a beautiful, young stranger. He couldn’t speak or stop staring at her. She was with some friends, but she walked over to him and gave him her number.

“I’m only here for the night…”

Steve smiles, “Then let’s make the best of the time.”

Sania waves goodbye to her friends, and walks off with Steve. They laugh over ice cream. Steve wins her a stuffed animal with his sharp shooting. He invites her to come over to his beach house to “watch a movie”. Ten minutes into the movie, Steve and Sania are kissing and taking their clothes off. Steve picks her up, and takes her to his bed. After three hours and three rounds of hot sex, they fall asleep. The sunlight wakes Steve up and he sees his beautiful guest is gone. He looks around the room. It’s as if she was never there. Steve starts to wonder to himself if his night with Sania even happen. He decided to give her a call.

He reached for his cell phone and it wasn’t there. Neither was his wallet…




Hannah Erica, is a Philly native and writer of the flash fiction stories for Weeklysweetspot. You can also find her essays, poems and articles on She received her B.S. in Communications, with a Journalism certificate, from the University of Phoenix. More than a decade ago she started writing film scripts and completed two. It's a tough business to get work published, so she put the film script writing on the back burner and write short stories that publish on

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