Friday Flash Fiction: The Agency — Bert’s Bowl and Raven’s Song

The Agency: Bert’s Bowl and Raven’s Song Thomas glanced over his shoulder at the new bartender, who rearranged the glass liquor bottles. “I’d put those in classic bartending order,” Thomas said. Bert didn’t turn around. “Yeah, and I’m putting them in Royal Bar order.” Thomas shook his head, then jumped when he saw that the … Continue reading Friday Flash Fiction: The Agency — Bert’s Bowl and Raven’s Song

Serial Fiction: Monument Minders, Chapter Eleven

Chapter ElevenSearch for a Soul Thurston heard the bed springs squeak and footsteps before Debtra opened the door. “What’s going on in there?” Thurston looked past his student to see a red-faced and suspiciously rumpled Thom standing in the room. “Absolutely nothing.” With a cool glance behind her, Debtra stepped into the hall and crossed … Continue reading Serial Fiction: Monument Minders, Chapter Eleven

Serial Fiction: Monument Minders, Chapter Ten

Chapter TenA Breath Away Thom looked at Debtra. “Really? A girl as beautiful as you never lost her virginity in five lifetimes?” She shrugged. “It’s hard to lose when you die young, I guess. A couple of times, I was just a kid.” “You have an incredible story.” He still stroked her hair. It soothed … Continue reading Serial Fiction: Monument Minders, Chapter Ten

Serial Fiction: Monument Minders, Chapter Nine

Monument MindersChapter NineA girl is just a girl…five times over Debtra looked out the window of her hotel room and watched the cars that crawled through Malfunction Junction. An accident further on, she guessed, because one side of the interstate moved smoothly, the other hardly at all. She wondered about the life or lives that … Continue reading Serial Fiction: Monument Minders, Chapter Nine