Christopher R. Howard

Mons Simplicitatis


October 27, 2013

Tags: Fiction, Short Fiction, Biloxi

SHE TOLD him of the morning years ago and miles away when she had been evicted by deputies, her doomed fiancé behind bars and awaiting sentencing. Her father had been her only relative and he was an alright man but had been killed far from home. So she wandered the streets of Biloxi with her infant firstborn and assorted belongings in a shopping cart, and pregnant with her second. (more…)

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