Chapter Two

From: “Candlemas” by Paula Gail Benson, in Love in the Lowcountry, Volume 2 (2022). “Candlemas” is a time travel romance, told from different character viewpoints. Charles Town, South Carolina 1770 Amos Morgan Fear clutched at Amos’ innards like the talons of a black vulture. He could not remember ever being…

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Chapter Three

Excerpt from the novel My Friend Jackson (2020) By Christopher D. Ochs The bruise over Jasmine’s obliques screamed whenever she jumped to shoot or block. Her shots bounced off the rim. She couldn’t keep up with the opponents she was assigned to guard. But what stung worse than the side-sticker…

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