Sunlight Nocturne: A Skin Kadash Halloween Mystery Short Story

by Bill Cameron

Early on the morning of October thirty-first, three intruders entered a home on the east side of Lents Park in southeast Portland. The date sticks with me because it’s the day I’ll finally get around to building the bat house I’ve been talking about for the better part of the year. I catch the breaking story on the morning news while I drink my coffee and scrape cobwebs from my eyes.