Category: 1) The Wolves of West Virginia

  • Part 4: The Wolves Howl

    Part 4: The Wolves Howl

    Reading Time Approx: 8 minutes My head hurt a lot. There was a giant knot right above my temple which got progressively more painful every time I prodded it. My Supermart 13 shift was, well… have you ever been to Supermart 13? That’s what it was, only with a sore head and not enough sleep.…

  • Part 3: Like A Thief In The Night

    Part 3: Like A Thief In The Night

    Reading Time Approx: 6 minutes The route to Shepherdstown is very dark at night. I mention it because all those twists and turns I talked about earlier are particularly fun when you can’t see them coming. So my second trip to the town took significantly longer than the first. Not that I was in that…

  • Part 2: The Missing Girl

    Part 2: The Missing Girl

    Reading Time Approx: 8 minutes My phonecall to the Shepherdstown police was singularly lacking in useful information. They were polite but particularly uninformative about the missing Naomi. Ongoing investigation; pursuing a few leads; no comment.  Someone had just done a refresher course on how to deal with the press. Oh yes, I may have given…

  • Part 1: A Wizard in West Virginia

    Part 1: A Wizard in West Virginia

    Reading Time Approx: 7 minutes Shepherdstown is overrun with werewolves. That’s Shepherdstown, West Virginia for those of you who are wondering,  most of you probably. It’s a small university town in the eastern panhandle of the state, the bit that’s more like an annex of Northern Virginia. And if you’re just passing through the town,…