It’s out…released…hit the eStands: eFiction’s Noir Edition featuring my story, Crossroads.
Detective Charlie Reardon can’t figure out who is murdering women in his small town of Hartington in Northeastern Nebraska. The year is 1948, and a terrible blizzard starts, one that will be called the worst in Nebraska’s history. The bodies pile with the snow. The connection is clear. They were all close to Charlie. But, is there more to it than meets the eye? What else is hidden inside the storm?
A light snow was falling as Charlie Reardon left the diner and made his way down Madison Street. He shivered in the November air, pushing bare hands deeper into stretched overcoat pockets. Gray eyes bore ahead protected from the elements by the brim of a well-worn fedora.
“Hey, Chuck. You looking for some company?”
Charlie passed Doris, numb to her charm. Her blonde hair curled from beneath a Russian fur hat like down, her full-length minx hid long legs he knew too well.
“Not tonight, Doris.”
She pressed over to him, her four-inch heels tapping across the pavement, and linked arms. “What’s the matter, baby? Don’t you want me to keep you warm?”
“No,” Charlie said, shaking free. “I said not tonight.”
“Suit yourself,” Doris said, swinging curved voluptuous hips as she shimmied away…
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