A Wholly Superior Creature – Part Five

by C.S. Humble Read Time: 14 minutes We rolled out of Roger's neck of the woods and I set the wheels back toward the center of the city. My heart was in my throat and I wasn't sure why. I needed to get my mind of Roger and what he'd done. “So what got you …

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A Wholly Superior Creature – Part Four

Read Time: 8 minutes It was close to nine when we pulled up to Roger's house. I had visited the place twice before on behest of Roger's wife Carol to have dinner with the family. When I pulled up to the lamp lit curb, I laughed. Father Daniel asked. "What's funny?” “Roger used to tell …

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A Wholly Superior Creature – Part Two

  by C.S. Humble Read Time: 5 Minutes ________ Tom loomed over the warming mug of beer like a sulking vulture. Two chubby wads of bloody toilet paper jut from his swollen nostrils. He spun the mug, having no interest in what was left. “Cheer up, Thomas,” Sergeant Donnell said, slapping the sour photographer on …

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A Wholly Superior Creature – Part One

by C.S. Humble Read Time: 6 Minutes Picture a detective. What do you see? When most people think about a detective they envision a man in a trench coat, cigarette pinched between his lips, maybe a flashlight beam jumping back and forth in the night from clue to clue. Their mind's eye spares them the …

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