In a Fix – Short Short

Lenny called me in Puerto Vallarta; he knew I was here on vacation. “You wanna work a fight?” he said. “I’m on vacation.” I’m a sucker for easy money and Lenny knows it. He talked numbers. At the arena, Lenny said: “Ortiz will drop in the sixth. He’ll make a show of it. Count him out.” Seven hours later I was […]


 “Think back to high school, Josh. We had several classes together. When we were little, we even rode the same bus.”  I drew a blank. “Julie Hanson!” she said, exasperated. “My name is Julie Hanson. I graduated the year after you? Hello? We saw each other every day. I even sat beside you in Geometry.” […]