Koya’s Choice – 19 – Day 11

19 – The truth comes when you least expect it. Mean.  Horrible.  Heart breaker.  These words described the woman who had written the letter sitting on the desk.  Koya scowled.  She didn’t have her own letter to  prove her innocence.  Kim was the only who had read the letter Charlie had sent her.  Anger. Astonished. Continue reading “Koya’s Choice – 19 – Day 11”

Koya’s Choice – 18 – Day 10

18 – A Letter You were in my heart, but now I see how very wrong you are for me.  Since you’ve decided to leave, go and forget me as I will forget you.  That’s what is best for us, Charlie.  Your world and mine can never meet.  You’re a spoiled brat who only doesContinue reading “Koya’s Choice – 18 – Day 10”

Koya’s Choice – 17 – Day 9

17 – Surprises come in the form of a well-worn note Back at her office, Koya stopped in the reception area when Linda met her at the door. “Another package, Miss Kalahari.” Linda pointed to a large box in the corner. Koya stared at the large box. “What is it now?” “The box was deliveredContinue reading “Koya’s Choice – 17 – Day 9”

Koya’s Choice – 16 – Day 8

16 – Best Friends say it like it is. Early the next morning, Koya stared at the back flat tire on her Mazda a sigh escaping.  Of course, her day would start like this.  It was six in the morning, the road quiet, with no one to ask for help this early in the morning. Continue reading “Koya’s Choice – 16 – Day 8”

Koya’s Choice – 15 – Day 7

Chapter 15 – Familiar, and terrifying normal “Lift your arms,” Kim said, and Koya stepped back from the wooden table. She smiled when Kim expertly wrapped an apron around her waist.  He tied it at the back and kissed her cheek. “Okay,” he said and she stepped back to the table.  She smiled when KimContinue reading “Koya’s Choice – 15 – Day 7”

Day 1 – Sweet Six O’clock Sleep

1 – The Great Robbery of Sweet Six O’clock Sleep A bird whistles in the distance, melodious beauty cuts through the heavy veil of sleep.  Senses alert, the freezer in the living room hums to life.  A series of mechanical whirls fill the silence of the house.  They said the thing would be silent that first dayContinue reading “Day 1 – Sweet Six O’clock Sleep”

Koya’s Choice – 13

13 – Hidden Secrets & Changing Relationships Ashley Dhali swept her finger over the photos on her pad with reserved judgment.  She was in her office at the Dhali estate.  Her assistant stood a few feet away from her desk clearly worried about her reaction.   She frowned and shook her head.   She wasn’tContinue reading “Koya’s Choice – 13”

Koya’s Choice – 12

12 – The Past starts to take A Backseat Koya let go of Kim’s arm and stalked forward, intent on punching Charlie.  The bastard, how dare he— “Hold it,” Kim said, tightening his arm around her waist.  He restrained her against him. She struggled for a minute but then stopped when she realized people were watchingContinue reading “Koya’s Choice – 12”

The Virgin Journey – Book Review

The Virgin Journey Book Review Gary Stokes is a struggling young American, who then lands a job with a press bureau based in East Africa and an expatriate is born.  Gary moves to Kenya, meets a fellow reporter, Guy, who helps him adjust to his new life.  Cue in intimidating government officials, unmovable landlords, andContinue reading “The Virgin Journey – Book Review”

Koya’s Choice – 11

11 – I Miss You, I Hate You, I Love You Koya glanced up to see Adele and a man dressed in a white t-shirt and jeans walking toward them. “Oh no, here comes Addie,” she said with a groan. Kim chuckled and bumped her arm with his shoulder. “She’s harmless,” he teased. Koya shookContinue reading “Koya’s Choice – 11”