Stories tagged “HAUNTED”
Story is marked as maturePosted 3 years ago
An Ill-fitting Mask
The mention of a hospital stabbed a spine-shaking spear of coldness through my middle. Gritting my teeth, I powered through the feeling. “No. Wait. I'm better now.”
Veronica had taken a step back from me, putting a little distance between us. Alfie, her …Posted 4 years ago
Everything was wrong. I didn't want to be Thomas Tinsley. He looked like a dope. It took effort not to snatch the driver's license back and toss the whole wallet into the woods.
Into the woods.
That thought brought images, feelings, and sounds. Leaves, …Posted 4 years ago
The house on the hill looked like an aged porn star. Enough work had been done to make it superficially attractive but the closer you got, the more you could see the lived in lines of time. Knowing windows watch relentlessly and people who have stared dee…Posted 5 years ago
It's so frustrating not knowing why things are the way the are. I'm on a familiar street. I think it's my own but it's hard to tell. It looks and feels like I should know it but there is no sense of recognition. It's night time and the street is dark, alm…Posted 6 years ago
I raised my glass of Southern Comfort to the lone cupcake. "Cheers."
The whiskey was sweet and warm but didn't sit right in my stomach. Groaning, I set the glass back on the stained table, which was sad and bare except for the cupcake and the whiskey.
M…Posted 7 years ago