At lost last, “The Ardent Admirer” is done.   It took a number of years and seemingly endless re-writes to get the story I wanted. I have posted Chapter One for anyone who cares to sample it.  If there’s enough interest, I’ll post Chapter Two.  Attached is a

photo of the Capitol theatre on December 20, 1922–the very same night that plays out in Chapter One of the Ardernt AdmirerScreen Shot 2014-04-05 at 10.09.36 PM