Set in New York in the post-war 1940s, the story revolves around families of gangsters and takes place in such exotic locations as the observation deck atop the Empire State Building and Central Park.
Can Marco ruin a New York don's life? Will he be allowed to leave behind his lurid past as a hit man? You'll have to buy an issue of Fast Fiction to find out.
Below are links to my most recent Global Short Story Competition winning story, my short-listed story for the National newspaper (Abu Dhabi's annual short story competition) and another story that appeared on the Every Day Fiction site - where you can leave a comment: