Short Stories

Once a Loser

Once a Loser

When Lenny Marston’s gangster uncle dies, Lenny must decide whether to fulfill the old man’s dying wish or to take the money and run.

Once a Loser originally appeared in Needle Magazine’s Fall 2011 issue.

Includes an extended sample of my novel, Mistress of Fortune.

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