Nasreen ~ John Picard

  I was going to be fired. Why else would the general manager call me into his office? I sold fewer rooms than the other reservation clerks. I’d once been ...

The Dog ~ Robert Klose

I was thrilled when the Ivanovs moved in next door. That house had been empty for a long time.  Too long.  I felt that they had arrived not a moment too soon, b...

Ransom ~ Ross Wilcox

  Jacob Carbunkle joined our seventh grade class three weeks before the Milburn’s three-year-old son was kidnapped. He told us his parents were going to do...