Monday 16 December 2013

Murder Drabbles - Going Green

My latest drabble in the Murder Drabble series has been posted in the Indie Book Bargains newsletter (you can sign up to the daily newsletter here:, I've also copied it below.

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Going Green

It occurred to me that none of my details like fingerprints or DNA were on record. I became tempted to create an interesting display; she was a fine looking women, even in death. The sensible part of me condemned such foolishness, I didn’t kill her to share with others, her death belonged to me alone.

Back to square one then, but the sweet smell of compost sparked an idea. I dragged her limp body towards the scent and found a giant pile of grass cuttings. It felt warm to the touch, even hotter inside and I smiled.

It was perfect.

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