Some pieces that you can read for free, either from ebookstores or my blog.
The story that started Butterfly Stomp Waltz!
50% John McClane
50% Robin Hood
Reeling from the death of her lover and partner, freelance “exfiltration specialist” Billie Carrie Salton breaks into a high-tech, high-security biotechnology firm to steal their sickle cell anemia cure and broadcast it to the world.
In, out, announce. Easy.
Except Salton’s life never works that smoothly…
No More Lonesome Blue Rings
Incurable prion disease eating your nervous system?
Abandon everyone you love. Go to a clinic in a universe where prions can’t replicate.
Sherry Rogers fills her days as best she can with her rattletrap nervous system. When aliens attack the clinic, however, she finds herself behind enemy lines.
Nobody can save Sherry. Except herself.
A hundred-foot barren rock in the middle of the ocean.
A plane wreck.
One dead man.
But the dead man keeps moving.
Stop moving? He’ll eat you.
Sleep too long? He’ll eat you.
The only thing tougher than living with a zombie? Surviving without one.
This modern fantasy is so short it’s not published separately, but you can read it for free on Lucas’ blog.
Here, have a rat picture.