Broommates – Episode 11
Author: Valerie Valdes
Title: Rue the Day
Genre: Urban Fantasy
The plan had worked. He’d made it inside, and now he needed to find a place to put the package. The boss had been very specific about it needing darkness and warmth… He scurried through the walls, feeling his way around pockets of magic that made his beard itch. Too cold, too dry–there! Perfect. He wedged his burden behind a giant metal drum that gave off a steady heat. That done, he climbed up to the attic, eased his way out through the vent hole and clambered down a nearby trellis, disappearing into the night without a trace.
Back inside, the package trembled. It was almost time.