“For Sale by Owner” – story published in Daily Science Fiction

My story For Sale by Owner is now up at Daily Science Fiction. It’s had some lovely feedback at the DSF Facebook page.

This was my first sale to them, and indeed my first sale to a SFWA-qualifying market. So it’s special to me. 

Ron allowed himself one shallow breath before gripping his cane and creaking to his feet. There was no need to rush. More than a century before, he had counted the steps that would take him from his watching-chair, across his living room, through his front door, off the porch, and across the expanse of rock to the cliff. Ron knew, likewise, the number of steps a jumper needed to hike to the top of the rock face they called The Ridge.
Ron had time.