by Jill Zeller
A tutor with painful memories takes a job in the ruins of Las Vegas. A nurse comes to the Sawtooth Mountains to become a caretaker on a ranch. Each is escaping ghosts of the past. Each runs head-long into more than they’ve ever seen.
Halves and half-nots. Haves and have-nots. He was a Have-not and the woman uncomfortably sharing a train nook with him was a Have. There was no in-between any more.