This short novel was written in ten days on a dare. (You try it!) It is about a group of men and women who get together two by two for friendship and conversation. Things happen. A mysterious... More > death, a felony warrant. Set in Quartzsite with a side trip to Slab City and the Salton Sea it is by no means intended to be accurate about any thing in any way.< Less
An angry young girl, an angry old man, a claustrophobic woman and the father of two of her children, a substance abusing natural born builder, the remnants of an aging terrorist group and their... More > descendants, an older man with a serious case of self pity, an ancient GI bride and ex-house breaker and an extremely nasty dollar store manager ...
Their stories come and go and sometimes touch.< Less
A tale of ghostly soldiers and camels and dogs who descend on the gold mining town of Quartzsite some time in the late 19th century. It's a place where gold and souls are bought and sold by humans... More > and spirits and those caught halfway between.
Union organizers and claim jumpers clash and drink together.
A short read.< Less