Three to Make Ready
by Linda Swift
~ A Speculative Fiction short ~ Cassie is accepted into a ballet group and Debra is to be a cheerleader. But when chosen to exchange schools in the busing mandate, their dreams are shattered. Sammy wants to live with his dad but gets a bike instead. When his bike is stolen, his anger and frustration reach the boiling point. The outcome will touch the lives of Cassie, Debra, and an entire city.