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A Head for Business

Lang’s toenails bit into his soles. Lang hated silences, didn’t like eye contact, so Lang put an end to it. ‘You’re asking me to kill someone. You’re not buying a settee,’ he said. Darcy’s pencil tapped on the blotter. Lang … Continue reading

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The Packet – part two

Short story – The Packet The radio crackled, giving their call sign. ‘No,’ Gooch said. ‘Not now.’ Blake raised an eyebrow. ‘Could be that elusive body,’ he said. Sal handed Gooch his bap and he bit into it, sending a … Continue reading

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In the Box Seat – a crime story – part two

Crime short story – In the Box Seat Lang looped his coat around his shoulders and wriggled down into the seat. He didn’t hear a peep from Fisk. They took turns to sleep or stare at the moonlight reflecting on … Continue reading

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In the Box Seat – a crime story – part one….

Crime story – In the Box Seat When they said ‘cash on delivery’ Lang stood, arms clasped behind his back, waiting them out. Darcy sighed and tapped his pen against his teeth. Lang’s toenails bit into his soles. Lang hated … Continue reading

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