Putting the Pieces Togethert

“You understand my hesitation, of course,” Abram said, begging understanding from the scientist as he paused his pacing behind his desk in the Sheriff’s Office. “Monsieur...

Stoker’s Sabre

Yeah, I seen it,” Ulysses Marks slurred as he sat staring down at the bar of the Killer Bunnies Casino. There was a stain soaked...

A Fox in the State House

“You’re gonna have to run all this by me again,” Dave chuckled as he leaned back, propping his boots on the edge of the...

Abram Gothe

Lord, how did I get here? I let go of the rope to let Wendy lead him off to the jail. This one started a...

The Streets Ran Red

Sloane watched as the sheriff carried the injured blonde deputy down the street toward Dr. Emanuel Ashbel’s office. She leaned against the wall of a...

Into The Darkness

Horace descended the dark stairs with unexpected grace, navigating each step quickly while keeping his cargo from jostling. He had made the trip so...

R&D Ranch

“I wasn’t expecting to come out this way at all today, Kyle,” Lillian Morgan stated, somewhat annoyed. “But the message said that it was...

Paso Doble

March 27, 1878 “Come now, corazon,” the outlaw said passionately as he looked up to stare, seemingly, entranced as the young woman’s hands lingered deftly...

A Novel Correspondence

Dear Mrs. Morgan: I hope that this letter finds you in good spirits as you continue your work. It was truly exciting to hear of...

Showboating

The sky was choked out by thick, oily black smoke, highlighted in brilliant orange by rising flame. All around were the wails of burning...