Chapter 15: Road to Cloud Hill (part 1)

It wasn't the motorcycle engine that brought Miyo from behind the counter but the combination of that familiar whine with the rumble from the long black limousine that followed closely behind it. She stood at the doorway as both limo and bike stopped in front of the tea shop.   The driver of the motorcycle … Continue reading Chapter 15: Road to Cloud Hill (part 1)

Chapter 14: Recipe

Mornings were usually calm and relaxing at the pastry shop. Today, however, was anything but.   It started with the drawer handle breaking and went sharply downhill from there. How Alicia had managed to finish the morning items on time was a miracle she hoped she wouldn't need to perform again.   She sat down … Continue reading Chapter 14: Recipe