Trophy Wife – Chapter 1: A Wizard Goes Home

Herodius Verrus trudged slowly down the street toward the lonely tower. Surrounded as it was by buildings, one would think that the word "lonely" would not apply. The life of a wizard, however, is not easy, nor is it well understood by the common folk, even ones who have been around it most of their … Continue reading Trophy Wife – Chapter 1: A Wizard Goes Home

Cafe Eclectic (Part 3)

Man With a Badge Friday, just after noon the back door opened, steadily the delivery trucker trooped in with a hand truck filled with items needed for the store. After an hour of cross checking, he trundled out and drove away. Arianna floated around the crates, examining the contents and neatly putting things away when … Continue reading Cafe Eclectic (Part 3)

Cafe Eclectic (Part 2)

There Goes the Neighborhood A tall man bounced gleefully into the room and scooped Seline up, swinging her around with a gleeful cackle. "Kitten missed me," he chortled in glee, completely ignoring the disgruntled hiss. He paused, his head tilted slightly as one of the crystals bounced the light off the red Lycra. "Aww, Logan's … Continue reading Cafe Eclectic (Part 2)

Cafe Eclectic (Part 1)

Night at the Cafe The sun set slowly, cascades of yellow and orange fading into purple and deep blue. The smell of fresh coffee and various baked goods filled the small shop. Her evening ritual began, and she puttered through the small cafe adjusting the napkin holders on the small Formica tables situated with overstuffed … Continue reading Cafe Eclectic (Part 1)