The back door is open. I know because I can feel a fresh current of air on the back of my neck. Ears alert, I pick up the sound of soft padding as the carpet
Short Listed for Surrey International Writers' Conference Contest By Jeanine Lipp His head slammed into the back wall of the closet. Hangers rocked, shedding clothes over the boy’s bent back. The closet door slammed shut
Aurora Awakens A bell tolls far away. Once. Twice. Thrice. Is it nigh the time to awaken? I do not remember falling into slumber. My eyes open with some difficulty only to find that
A Note from the Author: Introverse is a tale of one girl’s travels through an inner universe where she meets ancestors from the past who lived long ago in a world that has disappeared from
His head slammed into the back wall of the closet. Hangars rocked, shedding clothes over the boy’s bent back. The closet door slammed shut behind him, smashing against the already splintered frame, blocking out the
I pull a small rectangle of paper from the crinkled package and smooth it between my yellowed fingers. A fragrant bag of tobacco is tipped and its contents tapped into place, filling the open gap.