Chapter One  Alice Kelton signed the paperwork on the clipboard and handed the keys to the sedan to the man who’d be driving it onto the ship. She tucked her arms into a fold as she watched, the wind coming…Read more

Mysteries & Thrillers

Things in Jars

Things in Jars

Jess Kidd

CHAPTER 2  Bridie Devine has, for some years, resided on Denmark Street in the rooms above the shop premises belonging to Mr. Frederick Wilks, bell hanger. Mr. Wilks is a very old man with the look of something that has…Read more


3  It’s the day before New Year’s Eve in a not particularly large town. A police officer and a real estate agent are sitting in an interview room in the police station. The policeman looks barely twenty but is probably…Read more