EXCERPT “Hello?” Gramps voice bellows into the phone like falling gravel. “Hey Gramps, it’s Caleb.” “I know who it is. I’ve got caller ID as part of my bundle, ya know.” Caller ID. The most archaic thing on the planet. Jade’s lips quirk, easily making out his side of the conversation. “He needs another ear replacement,” she says quietly. I nod, putting a finger to my lips. “Right. Listen, Gramps… Deegan and Paxton are MIA. Ya know where they are?” Jade and I stopped at two kids. Felt like ten. There wasn’t enough protection in the world for our kids as Randoms. We still worry. The open line buzzes. “Both the kids were here. Pax and I changed the oil out on the Camaro…” Good, Pax needs that connection. “There was a little incident with Deedie.” Jade covers her mouth with a hand, eyes wide. I wrap her forearm with… Read more »
Author: Tamara Rose Blodgett
Tamara Rose Blodgett is the author of forty titles, including her NEW YORK TIMES and USA TODAY bestselling novel, A Terrible Love. Tamara writes a variety of dark fiction in the genres of fantasy, science fiction, romance and erotica. She lives in South Dakota with her family and is an ardent reader who enjoys interacting with her readers.