We Flew By

The yellow lines on the highway sped by in a blur, and we flew through the night, and we felt free. But we weren't, and we knew it. We were running away from something, and running away was never the path to freedom. I thought about telling John to turn back. I thought about suggesting … Continue reading We Flew By

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The Descent

Detectives are trained to develop a sixth sense, a nose for when a case smells fishy. And something about this one wasn't right. First of all, Angel was here, and she always showed off when something was strange. All of those cases seemed to follow her around. Or maybe it was the other way around. … Continue reading The Descent

Burning

Perhaps it was a dream, she thought. Perhaps if she pinched herself she would wake up. But she didn't want to wake up. She wanted to stay in this dream world where... Everyone was still alive. Where there were still trees, in full bloom, a soft beating sun instead of the blaring one she was … Continue reading Burning

When We Struck It

At first, we thought the black liquid was oil, that we'd struck it rich and we'd be able to retire and live in leisure. We actually started writing down all the ways we'd spend the money. Our first choice was... to actually buy mom a house, instead of trying to scam someone out of theirs, like … Continue reading When We Struck It

The Fish Thief

The Ordinary Adventures Part II Last Time: Molly and Corinne found themselves at the hotel of Crazy Old Lady after deciding they wanted to go on an adventure. They were out of money and food, and the only way to get a meal at the hotel was to find out who was killing all the … Continue reading The Fish Thief