The Barrier: Case Two- Chapter Seven

When the guys went to town later, they did not have much more luck. They were able to find a few new people to interview, and even got some people to agree to a second one. However, the answers did not really change. Josh returned, agreeing with Riley that even those that seemed to distrust the group truly did want the answers found, although none … Continue reading The Barrier: Case Two- Chapter Seven

The Barrier: Case Two- Chapter Six

Riley walked into the kitchen and saw Mrs. Perez was still cooking breakfast. “Can I help?” she asked the older woman cheerfully but softly to not startle her. The woman smiled at her. “Yes, dear, thank you. I just need to get everything into serving bowls and on the table.” Riley nodded and walked over to help her with it and to help set the … Continue reading The Barrier: Case Two- Chapter Six

The Barrier: Case Two- Chapter Five

When they arrived at the mortuary, Gabrielle made no moves to get out of the van. “I will meet you inside, Caroline.” Riley stiffened a little as Miller rolled her eyes. Did they think she was stupid? Miller thought to herself. Just bring the damn woman in if they were so certain she was an empath. It was not as though they were being subtle. … Continue reading The Barrier: Case Two- Chapter Five

The Barrier: Case Two- Chapter Four

“Speaking of the team, when do you think Gabrielle and Miller will get here?” Emily asked. “They should be arriving shortly,” Ethan answered. The three remained silent as they drove through the rest of town and down a dirt road. When they arrived at a Spanish-style house not far from town, Ethan stopped, and they all got out to stretch. Riley was stiff and imagined … Continue reading The Barrier: Case Two- Chapter Four

The Barrier: Case Two- Chapter Three

Riley and Emily sat in the van and watched as Ethan paced around talking on his phone. “It’s my fault,” Riley said quietly. “No, it’s not.” Emily was surprised. “You guys took so long on the case because of me, not only that, but he only took the case in the first place because Jack wanted us to meet.” “We took like an extra two … Continue reading The Barrier: Case Two- Chapter Three

The Barrier: Case Two- Chapter Two

When they were further down the road, Emily leaned forward from the back to talk to Riley. “So I added a few programs. There is a digital library that will help us with research when we can’t be online. We use a cell phone hotspot and a booster, but while traveling, there are still certain limitations. I also added a program for you to use … Continue reading The Barrier: Case Two- Chapter Two

The Barrier: Case Two- Chapter One

Riley glanced out the window from the backseat as they drove away from the bookshop and took a fortifying breath. She was happy with her choice, but she would miss Jack so damn much. Ethan watched her briefly and wanted to say something, anything, but realized that all that would help would be time. He was surprised how quickly he was becoming attached to her … Continue reading The Barrier: Case Two- Chapter One