Traced from page 130 of the book, Standing in the Gap by Loyd M. Uglow
A mermaid gives a tired woman some temporary pleasure in the Concho River. (991 words)
Carla, a left bank mixologist, adjusts to a dull roommate. (997 words)
Before the flood, a couple figure out the effort involved in good vs bad behavior. (1000 words)
Some first time job holders adapt to working at the second cotton gin of Tom Green County. (996 words)
A young person helps an afflicted from an abuser and keeps a secret irregularity disclosed.
Mijah comes from Africa, to the Concho Valley via the Colorado River. She encounters Christian Jumanos briefly. She has the ability (with a Concho River Snake’s Charm) to have legs and be dressed similarly to the humans she encounters. (287 words)