Chapter 1: An Honourable Profession

by R. Langner
Two Lattes are Better than One

An Honourable Profession is the first chapter in the novel, Forsaken Chains, read aloud by Margaret Jones-Bricker. 

Click the Play button below and be introduced to Detective Inspector Frank McCauley and the mystery about to unfold.


Chapter 1: An Honourable Profession

We are grateful to Arts North Digital Studio & Media, in partnership with the Community Arts Council of Prince George, for the use of their sound studio to record this podcast. Music for this podcast is Die Moldau by Bedrich Smetana and is performed by the London Philharmonic Orchestra. 

We hope you enjoyed this first chapter and want to listen to more in this crime fiction novel of suspense. The author looks forward to hearing from you. Please submit your comment below or write directly to:


Solomon Candler July 3, 2023 - 12:31 am

Your blog brightens my day like a beam of sunlight. Thank you for spreading positivity and uplifting words.

Colin Carr January 4, 2023 - 11:06 pm

Congrats on the publication Ruth. Sherlock has a rival to look up to.

Steve H. September 21, 2022 - 4:16 pm

Thanks Ruth, I’m enjoying the air of mystery and the British overtones. Looking forward to listening on ….
You and Margaret are a great team !

Awais January 26, 2022 - 9:37 am

I really enjoyed listening to chapter 1, Ruth. Can’t wait to listen to the next chapter!

R. Langner January 27, 2022 - 3:08 pm

Thank you, Awais!

Joanne S. January 23, 2022 - 1:20 pm

You’ve really caught my attention, Ruth, and I’m looking forward to hearing what unfolds next!

R. Langner January 23, 2022 - 2:30 pm

Thank you, Joanne! Detective Inspector McCauley will have his hands full! Enjoy.


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