It spun clockwise in an ever-decreasing circle. Its life ended in a gurgle, a final gasp. I straightened and felt relief that it was over. I quickly wiped everything down and, glancing around, verified that all evidence of my activities was gone.
No one knows I wash dishes by hand.
Gordon Lysen resides in Manitoba, Canada, spending his time between the city of Winnipeg and his true home at Sugar Point on Lake Manitoba. Retired from police work after some 27 years, Gordon co-authored the novel “A Deadly Blend of Souls” with his wife, Lisa. Writing and painting are Gordon’s relaxation methods when retirement becomes too stressful.