Joggers by R.E. Donald
Approx. 3,290 words.
Published on March 25, 2013.
Elspeth Watson was goaded into taking a vacation by the boys in the warehouse. She and Peterbilt, her black maybe-Pomeranian, are in Monterey, soaking up the fog, when El discovers a dead body. Soon both she and Pete find themselves in the murderer's sights. Some vacation.
This is a short story for a quick, fun read, and a good introduction to a main character in the Highway Mystery series.