Moods in the stories below … 

distant connections

(ordered from present to past)

Ancient Melodies

Are you meant not to be friends with some people, even though you feel you have a strange connection?

Shadows In The Shape Of Men

In a boarding house on the Pacific Coast, Carrie meets a potential new friend whose scars may rival her own.

That Imaginary Desert

Carrie chats with her stepbrother about choosing between war or peace, in the family and elsewhere.

The Halo Of Our Souls

In a Bolivian market, Carrie helps a lost little boy search for his mother, with some unexpected consequences.