Short #1: CANAAN, 2500 Words
Canaan is not your typical vampire. Born
into a race commonly considered to be just that, he is actually much,
much more. At story time, because of an unforeseen tragedy, his people
have dispersed and he is alone. Stranded and making the most of it, he
finds volunteer blood donors in gay bars to avoid attracting the human
authority. His favorite donor is late for their agreed-upon date night,
and Canaan can't wait all night for him to arrive...
Short #2 WHAT HAPPENS IN VEGAS, 2540 Words
on a business trip with his partner, Rafael Santos, our hero thinks
he's been bitten by a vampire. What he plans to do about it is sad and
humorous at the same time. As he says in the opening line of the story,
"It seemed like a good idea at the time..."