Serial 1: “Desert Miles” Story Scenes

Amateur Sleuth in the Desert, Six

"Desert Miles" Scene 6 Miles flicked a chunk of leftover drywall from the kitchen remodel, keeping one elbow tight against the bandaged rib. The scrap passed beneath a bright white sign announcing the Desert Miles Bed and Breakfast before bouncing off the dump pile...

Amateur Sleuth in the Desert, Five Point Five

"Desert Miles" Scene 5.2 “Why?” Miles attempted to shift the beam toward the sheriff, resulting in a swirling wave of dust.  “The boy was mouthing off, Miles. Talking crazy. Wouldn’t stand still.” “He was a kid!” Miles said. “I don’t understand. What’s happening?” “He...

Amateur Sleuth in the Desert, Five Point One

"Desert Miles" Scene 5.1 Miles left Juneau scrambling about in the car’s murky interior, while he crept through overgrown skeleton weed to the wide front steps of Konnelig’s place. He tiptoed up, stopping at the open doorway.  The night was cool and the moon dim....

Amateur Sleuth in the Desert, Four

"Desert Miles" Scene 4 “Don’t bother calling.” Emmeline stomped out of the kitchen. Miles found her packing a bag in their undersized bedroom.  “Unless you’re dead,” she said to the suitcase. “And certainly not if you’re in jail,” she told the dresser drawer. Emmeline...

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