Wednesday, July 2, 2014
My Newest Published Story: Shattered
You can read it online here: "Shattered"
Or, to whet your appetite, here are the opening lines:
When her cell phone rang, Adie glanced at the clock on the mantle. The hands on the clock pointed to two minutes after five. She smiled. Ralph, her husband, had said he’d call when he got off work so they could decide where to go out for dinner.
She closed the preparing-for-pregnancy book she’d been reading and set it next to her on the couch, then stood up and reached into her pocket for her phone.
Without bothering to check the caller ID, she put the phone to her ear. “Ralph?”
Instead of a man’s voice, a woman replied softly. “Hello, traitor.”