G for Gamblers – #atozchallenge


“A Brilliant Conspiracy” Episode 7.

Blurb & other Episodes

Gamblers hate interlopers jeopardising killings.

Lurking means needing obscure protection. Quirky rational steps to unleash veneniferous canine fatalities with xylitol.

Yearling deaths, analysed by zoiatrics, exist.


Veneniferous               carrying poison

Xylitol                         a chemical substance – Xylitol is often fatal to dogs.

Zoiatrics                      veterinary surgery


Archibald’s ‘Horse of the Day’


Gainsborough would have been the basis of a Goliath, if that was possible in 1918.

Jamila’s ‘Daily Poison’


Gila Monster (Heloderma suspectum);

Distribution: southwestern United States;

Symptoms: heloderma venom, primarily a neurotoxin;

Symptoms: all of the teeth are venomous; bite causes local pain, swelling, weakness, ringing of the ears, nausea, respiratory distress, cardiac failure; may cause death; no antiserum available


Word Links






The Challenge runs over 26 days – with Sundays off for good behaviour – and each day will be based on the alphabet, from A through to Z.

Read more about the Challenge I set myself in my Theme Reveal:

Blogging from A to Z Challenge Theme Reveal 2016

For more on the Blogging from A to Z Challenge and to visit the other brave bloggers, go to the official site and this linky list.