In the Beginning

written by William Bertolo

In the beginning, there was some confusion. 

The project manager was selected to break the news to the engineering director.

“We will have to be ready on the seventh day.”

“What?”

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San Vincenzo

written by William Bertolo

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Mark and Paula left Alys Beach behind in that late summer afternoon, driving west towards Watercolor Beach under an unforgiving Florida sun, which would be the last stop of their visit to the 30A wealthy communities on that day. They had been vacationing in Panama City for a week and had heard really nice things about the several small towns that lay side by side in this unreachable-for-mere-mortals part of northwest Florida. Visiting the area would be a nice break from the restaurant-beach-restaurant loop they had been sucked into in the last seven days (not that they were complaining). But, in any case, a little walk would help them burn away the fat provided by the seemingly neverending amount of bacon and general grease they had been consuming recently.

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