By Susan Jane Bigelow

Susan Jane Bigelow is a speculative fiction writer and political columnist from Connecticut. She is good friends with cats and spent some time as a Klingon in the 1990s, among other things.

  1. Winter had set in, which meant that for a good six months Stacy had constant fantasies of lighting her house on fire and moving to Florida.  One nice thing about winter was that it inspired Les to make his famous omelets. He'd promised her a nice big batch for breakfast tomorrow, and she'd picked up some fresh eggs at the store to make sure she had enough. She finished putting away the cereal, the cans…