Tag: short story

The Case of the Art Critic – a Forensix mystery, Part 3 of 7

After several hours in the lab sifting through evidence and getting nowhere, I decided it was time to head over to the bar. Notepad highlighted a route that took me through the City Park. The evidence ran through my head;…

From the Journal of Nicolas Comptes

The following is a fictional diary entry for a steampunk project. 3 March, 1879 Mexico City The Tulip Switch sleight of hand trick is proving quite successful in both the ring and on the street. I have found it also…

From the diary of Madeleine Bhelen

The following is a fictional diary entry for a steampunk project. 4 February, 1879, Brazil The mustache manufacturing is proceeding better than expected. Fortunately, I have an ample supply of hair clippings to draw from. Alistair is maddeningly particular. We…

From the Journal of Alistair Bhelen

These fictitious journal entries are part of a steampunk project I’m working on and an opportunity for you to become acquainted with the interesting and unusual people who comprise Professor Bhelen’s Medicine Show.  2 February 1879, Brazil Our journey along the coast continues without…