Disappeared 26

Bunch of carrots

Carrots. Original public domain image from Wikimedia Commons

That final set of runes he’d carved over the plaque was a long shot, at best. He’d pleased the three weird sisters — their pause their tell – but his freedom would not go unpunished. But what was he now? Continue reading

Disappeared 24

Bunch of carrots

Carrots. Original public domain image from Wikimedia Commons

Prohibition had ended in early 1933. The speakeasy had already expanded its offerings to other delights not quite legal. Whisky, with her solid head and an iron heart for business, still used the Scotsman’s interdimensional tunnel to transport and store these goods and services. Continue reading

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Bunch of carrots

Carrots. Original public domain image from Wikimedia Commons

“Slow down, girls!” called Bethany. The Twins raced past the sign memorializing the 1937 disaster, scrambled up the limestone incline, and disappeared onto a deep shelf in the cliff. Continue reading

Disappeared 20

Bunch of carrots

Carrots. Original public domain image from Wikimedia Commons

“Pull in here!” the twins shrieked as the jeep rounded a sharp curve. Bethany cranked the wheel hard onto a tight dirt road that ran between a wide bank of Honeysuckle and sandstone cliff. Continue reading

Disappeared 18

Bunch of carrots

Carrots. Original public domain image from Wikimedia Commons

He looked into the boy’s eyes, mistaking him for his own image from years past. The arch of his brows, wide green eyes, the cleft in his chin – clearly, he was someone else!

He snapped out of the decade-plus years of enchantment — a spell he’d brought on himself — and realized he should be somewhere else.  Continue reading