A Curious Day in the Life of Joe Bascome

A Grenwich story in three parts

A Curious Day in the Life of Joe Bascomb — Part 3

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Introductions were made and the two policemen were soon standing inside the hole, examining the skeleton. After few moments they exchanged a glance, then the senior officer looked up at Joseph and Sam. “I’m no forensic expert,” he said, “but I’ve seen enough skulls to know when there’s one hole too many.” Joseph blinked several […] [Read More]
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Part 2 – A Curious Day in the Life of Joe Bascomb

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By Beatriz Williams The bones shone a remarkable white against the dark earth and the splintered wood. Joseph was no forensic expert, but he knew a skull when he saw it, and this skull was more skull-like than his most lurid imaginings: orbits pitch-black, jaw grinning wide, gold tooth glinting in the morning sun. “He’s […] [Read More]
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Part 1 – A Curious Day in the Life of Joe Bascomb

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By M.J. Rose The alarm went off at 7 a.m. Joe, or Joseph as he thought of himself, was already awake. He always woke long before the 19th century clock chimed to alert him to a new day dawning. But he continued to set the clock anyway. He appreciated ritual. But not today. The sound […] [Read More]
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