Malinda looked around, her keen eyes on alert for anything suspicious. Finally she gave a sigh and acquiesced, "Alright, Justine. Let's take a few minutes to rest. But we mustn't take too long...
I was never afraid of the dark, but the night creeped me out. I was all too familiar with the sort of people who were active in the midnight hours, and I wanted nothing to do with them. Still, when you work until nine P.M., it’s unavoidable to be out at night. When the clock… Continue reading Mini-Series: Abducted – pt 1
A classy, and very exclusive, party was in full swing at Cordelia House. Hundreds of guests danced and dined the massive ballroom, milling about tables laden with scrumptious-looking treats and carafes of colorful beverages. There were avocado fingers and raspberry cordial, squares of ambrosia and deep, red wine, all finely displayed on gilded tables in… Continue reading The Professional
'If you sit on a voodoo doll of yourself, would you ever be able to stand up?' This was the fourth random thought I’d had in about as many minutes. I couldn’t stand it any longer. Grumbling under my breath, I tossed the covers aside and slid out of bed. “Where you goin’?” my husband… Continue reading Napoleon Dreams
It’s three o’clock in the morning, and I can see the full moon shining bright just outside my window. I can’t wait to feel the cool night air on my skin. Quietly, I pull the covers down. I’m still in my school clothes, so all I have to do is put on my sneakers, grab… Continue reading Sneaking Out