I apologize for my days’ long disappearance, but it couldn’t be helped. My early morning writing time has been hindered with the start of the new school year and getting them up and out of the house. And my dick-around-at-work-writing-fan fiction was quashed with the expected but still unexpected death of a co-worker who lost her battle with cancer earlier this week. She was a beautiful woman and an even better person and she will be sorely missed, but my life is better for having known her.
So I’m sorry for not being around lately and I have a few PM’s still needing attention from me, but I’m doing my best to plow through the massive amounts of emails I haven’t had the time for before now. And I want to welcome all of my new followers. I don’t know where y’all came from, but welcome aboard. I’m going to try to knock out a few more chapters today while the kids are at school, so you might get another one later on. And for those of you who’ve made your wants known for updates to specific stories like Counterfeit, know that they are still lurking there in the back of my brain and I’ll get to them in time. But for now this one was at the forefront, so in the meantime I give you this: