Ruthie Longknife is seven-months-old and enjoying her very first Christmas in the arms of Kris Longknife. She's got a sparkling tree to taste, a lot of presents under the tree, oh, and because she's a Longknife, uninvited guests for the Christmas goose. This is a short story of 6,800 words and says a lot about Longknife holiday family dynamics, including grumpy old Grampa Al. A must read for those of you who enjoy Kris's world.
About the Author
Hi, I'm Mike. I wrote for a while as Mike Moscoe, then rebranded myself as Mike Shepherd. I've been writing science fiction for over 25 years. You can find my books in print in many retailers and on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Kobo, and D2D.