It's week 23 of the Year of Stories, and we're entering the sixth month. By the end of June, I will have written and shared a short story every single week for half a year. I call that an accomplishment!
I'm still working on putting together the final June story, so the month's ebook will go up in the Store later this week.
For now, enjoy the Week 23 story, No Work, No Money, No Food.
Alina's Pa is out with a posse, tracking down an outlaw, but that's nothing' to worry about, even if Ma seems to think it is. Pa can take care of himself, and Alina can, too. She's big for her age, Pa says, and she's got strong hands, maybe even strong enough to use Pa's rifle...