Sometimes, the storyline influences the characters, and sometimes, it’s the other way around.
Several families converge for Thanksgiving and spend the following day jamming with the Savages.
How did David Cairo become one of the richest people in the world?
Genevieve visits Bickering Plummet as the guest of the president. How long before trouble finds her?
Lisa Summers has a visit from her deceased husband’s commanding officer. What can she learn from him about her husband’s final hours?
Abigail’s new job causes friction between her and Genevieve. Can the cousins reach a compromise?
Abigail is looking for a job. Could she find more than she’s anticipated?
The office where Abigail will be working is in Chamblee, but for her initial orientation phase, she's stationed at the main office at Fox Tower downtown. She’s scheduled to be there for several weeks, until all her paperwork goes through and she gets her credentials. There, she takes all the required coursework, ethics training, time … Continue reading Worthy, Genevieve & Mr. Bickering
10 January 2016: Marietta Street, Atlanta, Georgia. “Associated Press, Atlanta, Georgia, March 15, 2013: Officials with the Cairo Foundation will neither confirm nor deny reports concerning the disappearance of founder David Cairo and several associates during the recent uprising in the Congo. Sources report contact was lost on Saturday when rebels overran the compound the … Continue reading Boom Town: Introduction
My Expanded Universe of Fictional Atlanta came about when I realized a character I created for a play I was writing in 2011 was the same individual maligned by the lead character in a novel I had shelved around 2000. That novel, Boom Town, featured a character named David Cairo (pronounced “kay-ro” like the Georgia … Continue reading Author’s Intent: Expanded Universe