the ragman murders chapter 1

For those of you who want to get a taste of the book before spending the time to wait for Amazon to ship it to you, here is chapter one of The Ragman Murders. 1  HARTFORD, CT. MARCH, 1930 “Here, Miss Amato, have a seat.” Detective Lieutenant Frank Santoro held the...

south dakota

Tuesday we drove from Missoula to Great Falls to pick up Hubby’s gun,which he had to drop off at a gun dealer to hold for him because one can’t bring revolvers into Canada. We then drove south to Helena, the Montana state capital. Being too crowded in town...

Vancouver

Our cousins actually live outside Vancouver, in the greater metropolitan area, in the Tswassen area of Delta. It is an upscale suburban area with new houses, beautiful condos and many boutiques and sidewalk coffee shops. Tswassen is on a peninsula bordering the strait...

on the road again!

Finally, three days late, we were on our way again! and just in time, too! Wednesday morning we looked out the windows of the trailer and saw a dense coating og snow on all the cars in the yard. Too cold to walk the mile into town when you only have sneakers and a...

tok

So, on Saturday, some hours after leaving Anchorage, we lost the drive train and moved into a room at Golden Bear Motel. At $100/day, even with the free coffee and cable TV, we did not want to stay very long. About 2pm, the son of Mr. James, the tow truck driver, came...

anchorage

We got to Anchorage on Wednesday and started looking for a place to stay for a few days. We tend to use “Mileposts”, a reference book, for all our decisions on where to go and what to see. The first place we looked for was right in the center of town....