A Little Park Wind (Short Story): Samuel Brown braves the winter wind that controls the city like everyone else in New York. Until one day he charms away a bit of wind for himself to play with. With a little wind and a light heart, Samuel begins to spin up smiles on the frost nipped faces of the people passing through the park. But Samuel's magic will not go unnoticed.
"A Little Park Wind" is part of the Geriatric Magic universe and can also be found in "The New York Collection: Five Stories of Magic & Life," with foreword written by Kristine Kathryn Rusch. The New York Collection's complete short story list is:
A Touch of Jade
Streets of Light
A Little Park Wind
The Geriatric Magic Short Story Series: A hawk-face woman in a red dress walks city streets on a mission of magic. To find those with the indomitable spirit to live, though their bodies will shortly fail them. To each she finds she gives a gift. A gift of magic. And from the least expected of benefactors: Death.