Home #Blue Nib Issues Issue 40 | December 2019 | Blood. Featured Writer Brian Kirk

Blood. Featured Writer Brian Kirk

I told her I would see what I could do, but Julia knows her mother and I don’t get along. Generally, she wouldn’t expect me to visit with her, but this is different. It’s the first anniversary of her father’s death and she doesn’t want to spend the whole day in her mother’s company without my support. I never usually work on Saturdays, but I genuinely have some things to do at the office that morning. 

I really liked her father. Richard was a quiet man, bookish and intelligent, who dot...

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