It is life's strength, the wings by which we fly beyond the further reaches of the sky - The Conference of the Birds, by Farid-ud-din Attar
Chapter 1 - Where the driver meets his passenger and they decide on their trip.
We both had our secrets: I owed a king's ransom to a pill pusher, and he robbed a bank with a urine sample. We needed each other. But I was unaware of this mutual need as I reached into my shirt pocket and grabbed a bent cigarette. The ritual of pulling it out and putting it back, in favor of a better specimen, had come to an end; it was the only one left. And as I held it I understood what it was telling me... My options had finally run out.
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Taxicab To Wichita (abridged first edition)Mystery / Thriller
This is the abridged first edition of Taxicab To Wichita. Approximately 50 pages have been cut from the first edition of the novel published by Booktrope Editions (Seattle 2014). If you like this novel you can purchase the unabridged first edition o...