Stop by and enjoy my next chapter at Chain Fiction, where I'm writing a story with another writer. Here is a snippet of my latest chapter:
Janey studied the sorrowful lump of a man. He certainly didn't seem as dangerous now as when he dragged her screaming from her home. Now he was small, wounded, defenseless, defenseless like her. She relaxed. "Could I ask you something? Why did you kidnap me?"
In the dim light his body went rigid. "It was all about your dear hubby, lady. I needed to control your dear hubby."
"He was getting too close. That's all. He was getting too close."
She and Bud never thought his work would put his family in danger. A medical examiner normally doesn't delve into the violent side of police work. But then, Bud was no normal medical examiner. "Did you commit a crime?"
"YEAH, I COMMITTED A CRIME! Now back off!"
"It must have been a terrible crime. I'm just saying, kidnapping me was an extreme act."
He bolted up. "Are you trying to make me insane?" Read more...