Dearly Departed
6 votes, average: 4.00 out of 56 votes, average: 4.00 out of 56 votes, average: 4.00 out of 56 votes, average: 4.00 out of 56 votes, average: 4.00 out of 5    4.0/5
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Catherine Louise Moultry plopped her feet on the ottoman and picked up her wine glass. The television was playing softly, so as not to wake up her two grandchildren sleeping upstairs. Her daughter was staying on to visit with her …

Follow.
8 votes, average: 4.00 out of 58 votes, average: 4.00 out of 58 votes, average: 4.00 out of 58 votes, average: 4.00 out of 58 votes, average: 4.00 out of 5    4.0/5
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There’s a beacon of light in the darkness, swaying to and fro, to and fro. It’s beautiful. Illuminating. Hypnotizing. I follow it, like I would follow a lover to the ends of the earth. Camping out in the woods was …

He Got It Wrong (What You Eat cont.)
8 votes, average: 4.00 out of 58 votes, average: 4.00 out of 58 votes, average: 4.00 out of 58 votes, average: 4.00 out of 58 votes, average: 4.00 out of 5    4.0/5
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The crying, blindfolded woman kept walking, led by her abductor, for what seemed like forever. Finally, having nearly fallen down the creaking, wooden stairs, her captor stopped. “Lie down.” “What is that?” She jerked her hand back from the cold, …

Tipping the scales
11 votes, average: 4.18 out of 511 votes, average: 4.18 out of 511 votes, average: 4.18 out of 511 votes, average: 4.18 out of 511 votes, average: 4.18 out of 5    4.2/5
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Surrounded by inky black darkness, it strode forward with long purposeful steps. The mouthwatering qualities of it’s next meal could not be denied. Long ago it had reconciled it’s existence in this world with the purpose of it’s creation. Where …

Hoppin’ Down the Bunny Trail
12 votes, average: 3.75 out of 512 votes, average: 3.75 out of 512 votes, average: 3.75 out of 512 votes, average: 3.75 out of 512 votes, average: 3.75 out of 5    3.8/5
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It was an unseasonably warm night for early April and as a result Becca had trouble sleeping. After tossing and turning for several hours without falling asleep she kicked the sweat-soaked sheet that was on top of her to the …

She’s Coming
10 votes, average: 3.90 out of 510 votes, average: 3.90 out of 510 votes, average: 3.90 out of 510 votes, average: 3.90 out of 510 votes, average: 3.90 out of 5    3.9/5
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Blake was home alone. The night was cold, windy. A storm rumbled in the distance. His parents were at a party, and left him to hold down the fort while they were gone. Their new house was a 17th century …

Gloria
11 votes, average: 4.18 out of 511 votes, average: 4.18 out of 511 votes, average: 4.18 out of 511 votes, average: 4.18 out of 511 votes, average: 4.18 out of 5    4.2/5
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With an intravenous pole near and nowhere to go, Gloria lay in her hospital bed and stared at the ceiling. She couldn’t remember how she got there. She couldn’t remember why. She only knew she was. She found it even …