By Gary Solomon
Dr. Solomon's first novel, A Ballad for Allison Porter, is a mental mystery within which he comprises dependancy, abuse, loss of life, abandonment, love, betrayal, and revenge, all resulting in a grotesque murder.
IN TWELVE HOURS ALLISON PORTER may be achieved FOR THE BRUTAL MURDERS OF HER round the corner NEIGHBORS.
Allison has now not acknowledged a note to somebody because the day of her arrest. while information reporter, Kevin Pratt, is assigned to interview the taciturn Allison Porter, astonishingly, she opens as much as him. Kevin leaves the interview made up our minds to discover the lifetime of the genuine Allison Porter. achieving Allison's vacant domestic, Kevin reveals his solution to a dismal closet in Allison's early life bed room. discovering an outdated shoe field jam-packed with miscellaneous keepsakes, Kevin alternatives during the items of memorabilia. As he touches every one merchandise within the field he flashes again to Allison's prior. ahead of the day is thru, Allison Porter can be useless and Kevin Pratt will vow to maintain her reminiscence in, A Ballad for...
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Yes, you can. Talk, I mean. I guess I’m a little surprised you’re talking to me right now. ” “Well, now, I’m pleased to learn you can talk in complete sentences,” she said, laughing while she shifted to find a more comfortable position on her metal chair. “I don’t mind telling you, I’m looking forward to getting rid of these chains. I feel like that character in ‘A Christmas Carol’, the one who came to visit Scrooge. ” “Sounds like a reasonable description. I think I can appreciate how you feel about the chains.
The town of Hope, the prison’s doormat, could easily fit into a corner of the compound and still leave most of the prison untouched. At first inspection, I could see that at either end of the lackluster brick and wrought-iron human warehouse, void of any pleasantries or fenestrations, stood two immense covered structures: towers containing blue suited armed guards with machine guns as companions. They passed back and forth around the top of the tower, so timed that one might think they were part of an intricate movement of an old Swiss clock.
God in all mighty heaven,” uttered the lieutenant, clutching his stomach, turning his back on the scene. “How could anyone do…. “Looking up at the corner of the room toward the place where he left the static woman. “She did this? ” begging himself the question aloud. ” “Coroner’s on the way,” the sergeant said, dutifully having anticipated Glisten’s question. “I called for special cleanup. ” Pausing for a moment, turning around, leaning with the back of his head pressed against an unpainted wall, “No press.