The final graduation exercise for a pair of university students takes a surprising set of turns and twists in the short story of murder and magic. Travel with William and Sephera as they try to pass their final exam and obtain their diploma.
Preferably without it being posthumous.
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Retirement was supposed to be something to look forward to, not a state of sadness and boredom. For one dedicated teacher, her years of dedication to her students produced a benefit far larger than she could ever have foreseen...
The pandemic and the need to shelter in place to control the disease's spread have left many people working from home. Amidst the many challenges in a remote workforce are some that are more humorous than others. For one family, adjusting to two professionals trying to conduct their duties in their ..
Rowan had found a safe place to stay with his brother in Nome, Alaska. After the breakup of his marriage, the grieving man had felt rudderless and alone. He enjoyed tending bar and brewing exciting drinks, but he felt like something was missing, something big.
When an early winter storm rose as he ..
A new taxi service has opened in town, inexpensive and very responsive. It is called Destinations and is becoming the favorite service for many people.
Be careful - everyone deserves to get to their destination. Or at least the one that they deserve...
Some fates are worse than death. At least in the eye of the suffering man or woman on a diet.
When Anna's doctor pushes her onto a diet, her whole world is shaken. Condemned to VEGETABLES! Her agony is intense. What about flavor? What will she do without fast food?..
The household was adjusting to the new cat. Lots of hissing from the other cats, new balance with the dogs. Just as the newest member starts to settle down, his worldview is fractured by the news of a horrible monster that lies in wait for the unwary!..
The ever-cheerful waitress at the Badger Hole Bar grows quiet and depressed. Even though he does not want to admit to anyone that Wynn is a friend, the bartender, Brechal tries to help her out. Too bad that he did not have a plan to start!..
The end of one phase of our life and the start of a new one is like the turning of the years. This light-hearted story by an accomplished Phoenix Prime author is threaded with endings and beginnings. The latest change of cycle is one that may make all of the others look like minor adjustments!