Truths & Chains – Chapter Six

NOT EDITED     Elias walked into JJ’s apartment building, one hand wrapped around Gordo’s harness, his free arm hugging a folder full of news articles and police reports to his chest. As much as he didn’t like elevators, he’d spent most of his time at Hank’s on his feet, and his legs couldn’t handle theContinue reading “Truths & Chains – Chapter Six”

Truths & Chains – Chapter Five

NOT EDITED     Vito: Just dropped Tito off at the airport for his girl’s night out. Any word on the dogs?     Bo: You know your brother doesn’t find that nearly as funny as you do?     Vito: You know you respond pretty damn fast for a guy who says he’s busy?     Vito tappedContinue reading “Truths & Chains – Chapter Five”

Truths & Chains – Chapter Four

NOT EDITED Vito had hit the gym at home almost immediately after Tito dropped him off. Now, he sat down on the padded seat of the bench press and grabbed the roll of wrap cloth from the floor. Crazy how it never ended up anywhere near its actual place in the gym. The floor inContinue reading “Truths & Chains – Chapter Four”

Truths & Chains – Chapter Three

A/N: If you don’t follow me elsewhere, you probably haven’t heard that I lost my sweet boy, Willie, last week. I got Willie all the way back in 2009, and we had just over 13 years together before his heart and kidneys finally couldn’t take it anymore. If you ever donated to Willie’s med fund,Continue reading “Truths & Chains – Chapter Three”

Truths & Chains – Chapter Two

NOT EDITED     A vibrating cell phone clattered against… something. Vito Minetti cracked open an eye, waiting. When it kept going, he groaned. How the hell was it fair that out of the three people in bed, he had been the only one able to hear the damn phone?     He pulled his arm outContinue reading “Truths & Chains – Chapter Two”

Truths & Chains – Chapter One

**A/N: Time for another run at V&E! I hope you guys enjoy the brand new chapter one NOT EDITED     “Remind me why I’m hacking into a police database again?”     “Because getting fired didn’t make me any less of a nosey reporter, and I have curiosities that need to be satisfied.”     “Oh, yeah,Continue reading “Truths & Chains – Chapter One”

Surgeon – Chapter Seven

NOT EDITED Chapter Seven Sunday: January 5, 2020 7:15 AM; MINNESOTA, THE SURGEON’S HOUSE, BASEMENT In her little basement prison cell, Cleo sat on a footstool positioned near the end of the bed. The older man, the one who had been her kidnapper, sat behind her on the edge of the mattress, running a brushContinue reading “Surgeon – Chapter Seven”

Surgeon – Chapter Six

NOT EDITED Chapter Six Saturday: January 4, 2020 6:30 AM; CLINSTONE POLICE DEPARTMENT, MORGUE     “Oh, geez, I’m sorry. I didn’t think anyone would actually be in here this morning,” a rather pregnant blonde said.     “That’s all right.” Bo tucked his pen between the pages of his notebook and closed it. Setting the notebookContinue reading “Surgeon – Chapter Six”

Bartender’s Vampire – Chapter Three

NOT EDITED     It was around eight in the morning when a knock sounded at Sabien’s door. Mid sip of his coffee, Sabien lifted his head. It was unlikely to be anyone but the sheriff, especially early in the morning, but after what had happened with Kolten, he couldn’t help but be a little paranoid.Continue reading “Bartender’s Vampire – Chapter Three”

Surgeon – Chapter Five

NOT EDITED Chapter Five Friday: January 3, 2020 6:00 AM; MINNESOTA, THE SURGEON’S HOUSE, BASEMENT Much like the morning before, he slid a plate under each of the cell doors, first to Cleo, and then to Natalie. “Something came up at work, and I need to head in for a while, but this is breakfast.Continue reading “Surgeon – Chapter Five”