STORIES FOR ADULTS

TO HAVE AND BEHOLD

A young woman helps her father investigate unexplained murders in late 19th-century San Francisco.

*Received Honorable Mention from Writers of the Future, 3rd quarter, 2019 (as “Alessandra’s Folly”).

Image: Foto di Giovanni Dall’Orto – 15-jan-2007

 

THE FORGOTTEN DEAD

A student trapped in Mission Dolores rouses her native Californian ancestors.

Image: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arthur_Putnam

 

ONE-EYED JACK

A man on the run matches wits playing poker with a mysterious bishop.

Image: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jack_(playing_card)