The Virtual Cabin©


by
John D.M.Shelley II


A Novella – My Escape From Reality

• © 2010 – 2012 •


Volume I: 2010

Chapter 1: Buying My "Virtual Cabin"

Chapter 2: Finding "Mrs Mutt"

Chapter 3: Restocking My Cabin

Chapter 4: "Mrs Mutt" Is Now My Jenny

Chapter 5: Stressed Beyond Belief

Chapter 6: Between The Blizzards

Chapter 7: Get Away Time

Chapter 8: The Flood, Part 1

Chapter 9: The Flood, Part 2

Chapter 10: Jenny's Brush With Death

Chapter 11: Easter Weekend's Short Visit

Chapter 12: Jenny's Recovery Process Visit

Chapter 13: Thursdays Off

Chapter 14: Jenny's Back Home

Chapter 15: Getting Away From Everything

Chapter 16: Hunting Critters' Dens

Chapter 17: Short-Day Get Away

Chapter 18: Be Prepared

Chapter 19: Another Short Visit

Chapter 20: Checking On Jenny & The Cabin

Chapter 21: Summer Plans

Chapter 22: Mournful Trip

Chapter 23: After The Fourth

Chapter 24: Trees For The Property

Chapter 25: Sweltering Weather

Chapter 26: Sunday Visit

Chapter 27: Staying In York

Chapter 28: Progress With The Trees

Chapter 29: Enough BS

Chapter 30: Not Enough Shade

Chapter 31: Nuggets & Ore

Chapter 32: Midas Would Be Envious

Chapter 33: Getting Dicey

Chapter 34: Not Worth A Life

Chapter 35: 3 Tons So Far

Chapter 36: Bad Things Happening

Chapter 37: Going Over The Numbers

Chapter 38: "Something" At The Cabin

Chapter 39: Aftermath: The Town Meeting

Chapter 40: Bloodbath

Chapter 41: Firefight For My Life

Chapter 42: The Town Meeting

Chapter 43: Falling In Love

Chapter 44: Our Engagement

Chapter 45: We're Having A Baby

Chapter 46: Nooooooooooooooo!

Chapter 47: For Sale?


Volume II: 2011

Chapter 48: Target Practice At Uncle Ray's

Chapter 49: Short Visit

Chapter 50: Slipping Away

Chapter 51: No-Show This Weekend

Chapter 52: Re-Deputized, Again

Chapter 53: Not Mission Critical

Chapter 54: Too Many Incidents

Chapter 55: Ice and Floods

Chapter 56: Floods and Mudslides

Chapter 57: The Feds

Chapter 58: Jenny's Trauma

Chapter 59: 211 Downtown

Chapter 60: Semi-Final Visit

Chapter 61: Trespassers

Chapter 62: Memorial Day Weekend

Chapter 63: Domestic Disturbance

Chapter 64: Incidents Aplenty

Chapter 65: Meth Lab Nearby

Chapter 66: Double Incidents

Chapter 67: Sunday Ambush

Chapter 68: Another Sad Weekend

Chapter 69: William The Handyman

Chapter 70: Stormy Weather

Chapter 71: First Winter Storm

Chapter 72: R & R Weekend?

Chapter 73: Happy Birthday

Chapter 74: Back On Patrol

Chapter 75: Shop-Rite Market Visit


Volume III: 2012

Chapter 76: Happy New Year

Chapter 77: The JBTs

Chapter 78: Spec-Fed-Op

Chapter 79: Squalls In The Mountains

Chapter 80: Long, 3-Day Weekend

Chapter 81: Patience of Job

Chapter 82: Time On My Hands

Chapter 83: The Hair-Cut

Chapter 84: Brief Easter Weekend

Chapter 85: Mandy

Chapter 86: Unscheduled Spec-Op

Future Chapters Are On Hold, For Now...



Character Biographies

Photo Credits

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