Monthly Archives: January 2013

TOO Historical Fiction 77 The Way of the Wind

By Bruce Markuson Read by Shawn Robertson That old iron horse blew its whistle. Smoke belched out of the diamond stack of the Jupiter Steam locomotive. Steam blew out at me as it backed up to hook up another baggage … Continue reading

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TOO Historical Fiction 76 The Adventure of the Sweet Strength

By Stephen R. Wilk Read by Shawn Robertson It all started out with a puzzle, which is how things often begin when Baytim is involved. But it ended in several violent deaths, which, sadly, was how things often ended when … Continue reading

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TOO Historical Fiction 75 Other Wishes

By Richard Zwicker Read by Shawn Robertson England Turn of the Century Detective Story Christmas wreaths, tinsel, and stars lined the smoky walls of the White Hart Pub. Memories of holidays, softened by distance, battled the harder edges of my … Continue reading

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TOO Historical Fiction 74 The Monkey’s Paw

1902 Creepy story By W.W. Jacobs Read by Shawn Robertson Without, the night was cold and wet, but in the small parlour of Laburnam Villa the blinds were drawn and the fire burned brightly. Father and son were at chess, … Continue reading

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