Stories tagged “detectives”

  • Lib Cracks Another Case

    Detective Lib Sena strode across the empty dance floor and stopped behind the vacant bar. The lights had long since been extinguished. So had Mo’s life. Jillian, the club’s notoriously cheeky owner, spoke. “Lay off the Jack until you’ve cracked...

  • Enter Mrs. Detective

    The only thing that smells worse than wet dog is dead dog. I’d meant to wound the big idiot, but I’d also meant to not get pummeled. Priorities have a funny way of falling into place. “Thomas!” came the shrill call, preceding th...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted about 10 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Lib Sena and the Cold Case

    Detective Lib Sena strode across the empty dance floor like a wrangler wearing leather chaps. She stopped at the vacant bar and grabbed a bottle from the top shelf. Jill, the club owner, protested. “Hey, lay off the Jack until you’ve cracked the ca...

  • No Crap Today, Possibility of Later Crap

    As his partner snapped the outdated cell phone shut Herb Melcher flinched. It was a tiny noise in the midst of the spattering rain and passing cars. All the same, he knew what it meant. “Herb,” the younger detective pronounced, “We...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted over 7 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5