“Where you come from is gone, where you thought you were going to never was there, and where you are is no good unless you can get away from it.” Flannery O’Connor
Welcome to Milagro, a small Southwestern town nestled between mountains, mesas, badlands and desert plains; home to the good, the bad and the conflicted. Meet Franz Kafka, aka ‘K’, unlikely officer of the law who has settled here- maybe because Milagro is one of the few places left in the Western hemisphere where his name rings no bells and provokes no assumptions. Even though there is so much that K’s more famous namesake might appreciate…
THE QUALITY OF MERCY
A FRANZ KAFKA MILAGRO MYSTERY
2016 Leapfrog Fiction Award Winner
Not everything ends as well as the unidentified stranger’s life at Chimney Rock. Franz Kafka, aka ‘K’, reluctant lawman, learns the hard way that meddling with unknown forces will exact a high price.