Chapter 02

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Caroline’s husband Brian greeted Abby as she skated up to the lakeside. “Took you long enough,” said Brian.  He offered his arm out for Abby.  With his help she pulled herself up from the ice onto the terrace to remove her skates. “I’m sorry.  I had a late start.  I hope Caroline’s ok.” …

Chapter 03

Podcast: Play in new window | Download On the western shore of Willow Lake, three structures huddled amid the evergreens.  The shoreline studio dwarfed the tool shed nestled in the trees opposite the lakeside yard and the main house stood recessed between the two.  From the house and the studio large bay windows peered out across the lake to the …