Whispers

Tara had been living in the house all her life so she was used to the constant whispers that came with it. Whispers of encouragement and love. When she married Jason they seemed happy for her. When Jason lost his job and started drinking they advised her to be...

The Heist

“But what if they catch us Tony?” Tony sighed inwardly. Peter was pretty fun to hang out with, but the boy had no sense of adventure. It wasn’t like they were going to rob a bank anyway. “They’ll hang us ’till we’re dead....

Skitterings

“I woke up in the middle of the night because I thought I heard something. I just moved to a new house and I guess I’m not quite used to the sounds it makes. I chalked it up to mice, made a mental note to call the exterminator when I woke up in the...

Captain Spelling

Everybody called him Jones. He had a first name of course, Jebediah after his grandfather and his grandfather’s grandfather. Whenever he’d tried to go by Jebediah he always got looks saying “You going to go all religious on me?” Jones...

Sorry for the carnage

It was a stormy night when Jack found himself on the porch of a farmhouse, asking for shelter for the night. He was on the run from some men he had a disagreement with, the disagreement being of the sort whether or not Jack should keep on living after today.After a...