Heels clicked on the sidewalk. "I can't stay late," they said, stuffing their hands in their jacket pockets. "Okaaaaaay, I get ittttt," their friend said, fixing her hair and adjusting her shirt. When they moved up the walkway to the house party, they looked at the time on their phone.  9:43.  It was barely getting started. … Continue reading Midnight

Ash and Bone

The crowd's feet shuffled quickly through the town, the glow of their torches creating a dragon made of fire toward the woods. The animals scurried, hooted and watched the townspeople travel the many miles to the home of the caster. "Burn the witch..." someone repeatedly whispered, which turned into a chant. The 'witch' was sound … Continue reading Ash and Bone