“All right, children, what do you want to be when you grow up?” Mrs. Fields asked her kindergartners. Emily’s hand shot high, “Yes, Emily?” Advertisements
“Only those who attempt the absurd will achieve the impossible. I think it’s in my basement…let me go upstairs and check. – M.C. Escher
Her face is plastered on every wall in Manhattan. “Missing Person, $5 million reward if found.”
The town of White Chapel has known for its supernatural activities and freakish and sudden deaths, though hardly anyone knows the real reason behind this myth.
They sit down across from one another,
Elle and Emily ran playfully along the beach. It’s been such a long time since either of them had done it and it’s certainly been a long time since Elle wore anything that’s not black. “Em, where are you going? Slow down!” Elle called but Emily kept running and laughing, her blue dress floated in…
Months after I finished my first gig, I received a second gig. “Seriously?” I shrieked happily when I received a phone call from an artist’s agent. The agent paused as I recovered my professionalism. “Yes, I am interested in the job. Is there a date you have in mind?” The agent read off a date.…
“No, please don’t mom.” Kendra pleaded as her mother drove along the winding country road.
Alex looks around, shaking her head, no, this can’t be real, this is a dream, she thinks. She is standing in the middle of the woods, wearing what looks like a black kimono.
Thirty minutes before her wedding, Dahlia found her ear pressed against the back-wall of the closet in her room as she intensely listened to the conversation between her future-husband, Scott, and maid-of-honor, Nikki, that was happening in the next door.
Why do all good things end in tragedies?
Continued from “The Mark“ On his way to the terminal, he finally found her. He approached the window of what looked like a new boutique, at least one he’s never seen even with his frequent visits to the airport. The mannequin in the shop window wore a very short black dress and its face was covered with a…
Continued from “The Great Mistakes“ He picked her picture off the ground and flicked the broken glass from the picture. “You looked so beautiful.” He muttered and glanced around the dark room.
Continued from “The Shadow“… No one will ever know she’s the mannequin behind the glass, posing so still and steady and no one is going to find out.
Her body will lies in the depth of the alley forever…
I couldn’t believe this. Even after a decade, the place remained unchanged. Before my mother discovered my secret and forced me to follow her across the country, I would come here a lot. This was my sanctuary. Gently, I ran my hand along the bark of the tree until my fingers reached a flap of…
“Don’t you worry, I will protect you.” Sebastian said as he hugged the bucket tight against his chest. He was lost in a world where animals talked and mushrooms hopped and teleported and policed. It was like Narnia meets Wonderland.
Continue from this story… Note: This is 100% fiction! “Erg!” My sister screams and stomps out of the house.
“How was your ‘blind’ date?” Sean asked. Kyle grimaced. “That bad, huh?”
She stood at the edge of the lake, taking in the scenery around her, and inhaled.
Please note: This is 1000% fiction! Don’t mistake me for the narrator, I am only the writer. Some of us think holding on makes us strong but sometimes it is letting go.
It was on the day of my 16th birthday when I discovered my gift.
Continue from Dove or Raven Note: This turned out longer than I’ve expected but I think it’s worth it because I finally finished another long story. I hope you’ll enjoy the ending to this three-part tale.