Genre Short Stories
Red Fitzpatrick works hard for everything he has in this life:
His education. His plumbing business.
His beautiful, high maintenance wife.
Yes, Red is a hard worker.
But one day, Red’s calm, even, work-ethic, turns to a murderous rage when Johnny Simone, an electrician and the only man in the world Red hates, reveals a secret that changes his life.
Plus, a BONUS short story,
In the little town of Virgilina , Virginia, some strange things are happening: mysterious illnesses, odd disappearances…
But none of that matters to a little boy. All he wants is to have a Lemonade Stand, so he can make enough money to take care of his Mama, now that his Daddy went away.
And that’s just what he does: until things turn deadly.
Two stories, approximately 3700 words.