Lost and Found

“What the eff is that?” I mumble to myself as I continue to trudge up the game trail. I can’t help but scout around to see if there's anybody – or perhaps, simply a body, dead -- anywhere about. Thankfully, there isn’t. And I can't help wonder aloud, "How in the hell do you lose … Continue reading Lost and Found


The Fourth Woman: Chapter 11 (Alternate Ending)

“Black Rock, Nev. (AP) – A woman found dead in desert has marring the opening of this years ‘Burning Man’ festivities. The cause of death is still being investigated. Authorities have not released her name pending notification of next of kin.” The search stretched on for days, weeks and even months, but no other sign … Continue reading The Fourth Woman: Chapter 11 (Alternate Ending)

The Fourth Woman: Chapter 11

“Reno, Nev. (AP) -- The remains of 38-year-old Almarinda deOliveria have has been found. She disappeared in January. Authorities have said there was no evidence of foul play.” The Pershing County Sheriff’s Office said deOliveria body was located Rose Creek Canyon, close to where her cell phone was found. Two hunters, out scouting for deer, … Continue reading The Fourth Woman: Chapter 11

The Fourth Woman: Chapter 8

“Lovelock, Nev. (AP) – Search for missing Reno woman resumes after jewelry found. Woman's husband being held for questioning, possible suspect in disappearance.” Marilyn’s husband of two-years, Robert Denault was beside himself. He had asked authorities several times if he could help in the search. Each time was met with a resounding “no.” Now that … Continue reading The Fourth Woman: Chapter 8

The Fourth Woman: Chapter 6

“Lovelock, Nev. (AP) – One woman found, second remains missing. Authorities call off search after no further evidence located. Investigators are seeking information from public about motorcyclist's seen in area.” Three days later, with no more signs of either women found, the search was called off. The disappearance, though considered extremely suspicious, was officially listed … Continue reading The Fourth Woman: Chapter 6

Finding a Better Ending

Originally, I wasn’t going to publish tomorrow’s 'fiction' chapter story, “The Fourth Woman,” until September. But with the possibility of landing an actual paying job, ‘there's no time like the present.’ Did I mention, "The Fourth Woman," is fiction? If not, let me tell say that it's fictional, save for unfortunate Winnescheika.  She's a very real … Continue reading Finding a Better Ending