Email this sample to a friend

The Alien's Luggage

José Rodríguez, 1995

Thank you for downloading this free short story. You are welcome to share it with your friends. This story may be reproduced, copied and distributed for non-commercial purposes, provided it remains in its complete original form. If you enjoy it, please return to to discover other works by this author. Thank you for your support.

Smashwords Edition

Copyright 2012 José Rodríguez

"Almost there, compadre. Almost there," said Tobias pointing with his machete up the dried creek. They had been climbing over boulders, roots, and falling trees for the last half hour, following the steep gulch.

"I don't know why in hell I came here with you," said his cousin Ernesto. "I could be at Ambrosio's having a cold one, but no, here I am, following you up this goddamn mountain."

Previous Page Next Page Page 1 of 6