The Worry Curse, Part Seventeen

“Thanks for the ride.” Laina entered her apartment and turned to face Rory. “Goodnight.” “You sure you don’t want me...

The Worry Curse, Part Sixteen

Laina stirred her float and studied its milky spirals. Greasy aromas flooded the diner, so she could almost taste the...

The Worry Curse, Part Fifteen

“Don’t be afraid.” The detective laid his hand on her shoulder as a door opened in the adjacent room. Beyond...

The Worry Curse, Part Fourteen

At the right of the doorway, a fountain gurgled over an iron spire. Ornate moldings with gilded leaves framed a...