Monthly Archives: February 2015

SHORE 2: HOSPITABLE SHORE

“Tom, please get our guest another drink while I fix supper.” “By all means, Catherine.” The prim and proper manner of my hosts still struck me as odd. They sounded like an English couple, yet looked… well, they looked like … Continue reading

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SHORE 1: AN INHOSPITABLE SHORE

My skin felt like over-cooked bacon. There was no water or food on this island, only a few spiny shrubs. Dehydration would probably get me first. Already my tongue felt thick and heavy. It would have been better to have … Continue reading

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Lost Footing

Wendy clung to the rock wall twenty feet off the ground. Ripped and bleeding fingernails weren’t her biggest problem. The tingling in her fingertips was.  She bit her lip, fighting for control. “One normal date,” she mumbled. “Is that too … Continue reading

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