Here's a short story with glimpses past and future of the Solomon's Puzzle characters.
A Christmas Story… “The Perfect Christmas”
May you be kindly understood this Christmas
Still holding the child’s chart, Joe MacBride walked with the woman and her daughter to the front desk. The little girl reached for him, “Up pwee, Doctor,” she said, her fingers spread wide, her feverish eyes trying to smile. Joe scooped her up in his arms. “I have a bit of Christmas candy up here for you,” he whispered, “if your mommy says it’s okay.”