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Don’t Go Chasing Waterfalls

by Elliott James

Publication Date—Sep 17, 2013

This is the second in a series of short stories by debut author Elliott James. The first of his novels, Charming, will be out in September 2013. Nothing with the Cunning Folk is ever free. When John Charming goes to Sarah White for help with a minor ghost problem, he soon finds himself dealing with a restless spirit on a completely different scale. And the last thing you want to be when hunting a water spirit is out of your depth…

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“I can’t believe this has happened.” Ronald Stewart was a large man, muscled and fat, but despair had cracked open his shell and ripped out his center. The nutless husk that was talking to us barely knew we were there. “Courtney was…I mean is…”

He began to cry, ragged, high-pitched sobs that shuddered through his whole body.

His wife was just the opposite. If Ron was a shell, tragedy had turned Debby Stewart to stone. Her body should have looked soft—she was plump and pillowy—but her face was hard and cold and devoid of weakness. “How much does an expert tracker charge, Mr. Morris?”

He began to cry, ragged, high-pitched sobs that shuddered through his whole body.

His wife was just the opposite. If Ron was a shell, tragedy had turned Debby Stewart to stone

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