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Excerpt from Carpe Diem, Illinois – Winner of the CWA 2014 Book of the Year Award for Non-traditionally Published Fiction by Kristin A. Oakley

Written on September 14, 2016

     At the corner of Tiger Whip Road and Highway 20, Patrick Holden slumped over the handle bars of his idling Harley. The motorcycle’s black leather seat and saddle bags were creased with age, the twenty-year-old fenders dusty but barely scarred. Patrick hadn’t aged as well as his bike. Years of fighting school administrators,  Continue Reading »