The Shadow
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The Shadow

You Can’t Leave Him Like That.

A short story of love, death, cats and dressers.

Courtesy of Pixabay

I’d rather be ashes than dust.” Jack London

Moors was in the kitchen, scraping ash from under his fingernails. He was using a ballpoint pen. It was snowing outside, something he wasn’t expecting this early in November. He also wasn’t expecting to have his father’s ashes under his fingernails. It was a…

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Robert Cormack

Robert Cormack

I did a poor imitation of Don Draper for 40 years before writing my first novel. I'm currently in the final stages of a children's book. Lucky me.