It’s Only Castles Burning Pt. 02

j267 “I’m ashamed,” Allie said, giving me an odd look as we sipped our coffee. Thirty minutes prior, when she got up, she came out in her robe and we made small talk for a bit, avoiding the subject until it finally burst into the open like a balloon popping. …

It’s Only Castles Burning Pt. 01

j267 J. Robert Phillips one of the senior partners at the law firm Brooks, Snead and Dawson stood in the doorway of my office and delivered an odd message with a hint of nervousness in his voice. “Steve, a Mr. Rafael Lamontagne will be contacting you for some assistance on …

Zebra Games Part 2

Bazzz Part 1 The personality of Avery Ave. changed quite a bit over the 18 months since that infamous Fourth of July party. Several homes changed hands and new neighbors arrived and I said goodbye to some old friends. Most prominent among them was my closest friend Joe. He decided …

Zebra Games Part 1

Bazzz Lis and I walked down the street to Joe’s house trying to control our laughter. We both had smirks on our faces. We had just narrowly avoided a silly argument. Lis had made a big bowl of potato salad for the 4th of July party. I figured the least …