She unwrapped six slices of the peppered bacon she’d picked up from the market, and carefully laid them on the pan. The bacon sizzled. Everything around her smelled like fried pork. She hated it.
Lisa let the bacon cook, until the underside was slightly golden, and then flipped it over.
His voice boomed, breaking her concentration, and she trembled. “Get me a Lone Star woman. I’m thirsty.”
She took a deep breath, trying to still the nervousness welling up inside her.“Yes, dear. Just let me finish the bacon first. It’s almost done.”
“No, I want it now. Move it.” He threw an empty can and hit her in the back. It thudded to the floor.
Open the door to a gripping psychological adventure.
Odds & Ends: A Collection of Short Fiction abandons all restraints and takes readers on an intense journey through world after world of strange, scary and humorous events. Arwen compels readers to take part in a riot where the perpetrators are not what they seem, and introduces unsuspecting fair goers to a sexual sadist serial killer who frequents the county fair. She presents a dystopian world where teaching children outside of school is illegal, and the government destroys those who don’t comply. Odds & Ends: A Collection of Short Fiction is a gritty and thrilling work of short fiction. Brace yourself as turn the page, and see if you can survive in the shadow of the Ferris wheel.