The Amendment — Chapter One

Coming June 2018, from Unsolicited Press

chapter one

At first, Lavinia thought Mel was joking. Mel was never not joking. That rubber snake in the freezer last Christmas, during their annual open house. Her husband, Chip, knew he’d put it there. He also knew how Lavinia felt about snakes. She didn’t scream or even gasp when she discovered it, flaked with ice, lounging on a bag of frozen…