In the last episode: Monica De La Croix’s death ends the cotillion. Sunni shares with her sister, Celia about the break in of the safe but that she saved the contents – a sealed envelope – before the thief or thieves opened the safe. Sunni convinces Celia not to share […]
In Episode 3: Mark Masters and Sunni De La Croix return to the library to discover someone has broken into the safe. Sunni, based on a warning by her late father, had replaced the valuables with rare books and a note in anticipation of this intrusion. We now fine the […]
Episode 3 – In Episode 2: Mark Masters finds his way back to the grand ballroom of the cotillion where he speaks briefly with hostess Monica De La Croix and later with the youngest De La Croix, Celia. While with Celia, Monica mysteriously dies. Mark is concerned, seeks and finds […]
Episode 2 In Episode 1: Mark Masters slips away for a moment for some privacy in the De La Croix’s home library. He is met there at the point of a gun by a beautiful young debutant, Sunni De La Croix. She quickly convinces him to return to the debutant […]
Scene 1 “What do you plan to do with that little .22 pop gun?” the black bearded man in the tuxedo asks as he takes a step closer to Sunni De La Croix. “Take another step closer and you’ll find out.” Sunni aims her small .22 caliber pistol at his […]
Meet Ivy and Rainsford The honeymoon couple who shipwrecked On Satan’s Island begin to pull apart when nightmares haunt them in my next novel, Attack of Darkness.
I haven’t posted much lately. There are several reasons why, but when I start to list them in my head, they sound like excuses. I mentioned in my last post that I finished a rough draft of my fourth novel. My practice is to put that aside for awhile before […]