Anthology series from L&L Dreamspell, featuring the short stories:
Forgiveness is not on the menu when a young thug shatters the life of restaurateur Edith von Vlick. Though her recipe for revenge proves to be her most complicated dish yet, she’s determined to serve it ice cold, with a side of spite.
How many times can Holly Pointer smile and turn the other cheek after a belligerent customer wreaks havoc on her life? Her grandmother always told her that kindness was the quickest way to disarm an enemy. But Holly soon discovers it’s also the surest way to arm herself.
When a cub reporter’s first assignment takes him deep into the countryside, his nose for news smells something foul. And “deadline” takes on a whole new meaning.
The last leg of Myrna’s evening strolls always included the solitude of Cobble Hill Cemetery. How things quickly change the night she meets the keeper. When her constitutional becomes a frenzied fight for survival, it seems her worst nightmares have come true. Then again, that would be the simpler explanation. And perhaps the preferable one.