Free Fiction Monday: Harold Angel
When Susan gave birth to her son on Christmas Day, she named him Harold, after her late father. All his life, Harold wanted to sing. And all his life, Harold met with disappointment. So, when his own son arrives on December 25 as well, Harold faces a difficult choice: continue the legacy or spare his son the same hardships.
“Harold Angel” by World Fantasy Award winner Kristine Kathryn Rusch is free on this website for one week only. The story’s also available on most online retail sites, including Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and Kobo.
Kristine Kathryn Rusch
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I might almost prefer it if the name were Melvin or Eugene. The lesson about loving something even though you never attain it is really well presented. The pun-ch-line skewed the impact over to humour, after-the-fact.
Nonetheless, kudos! Thank you for sharing this.