This was originally posted on blackanddarknight.wordpress.com on September 9, 2011. This was written for one of the rounds of (sadly now defunct) Writer’s Platform Building Campaign. There… Read more “BDN Archive – The Door – Short Fiction Piece”
Author Note: It is Easter. This is a religious post. It is a story, as well, hence the ‘fiction devotional’ which is a bit of an experiment… Read more “Seed ~ A Fiction Devotional”
A Potion to Sleep That I might drink and leave the world unseen, And with thee fade away into the forest dim… ~Ode to a Nightingale, John… Read more “Flash Fiction – A Potion to Sleep”
The host smiled at me from across the set. “Are you excited, Alison?”
“Very excited!” I smiled back, but not too widely. It wouldn’t do for them to see the missing teeth.
“What kind of man are you hoping to meet through this experience?”
What did any zom- er, girl, come on this show for? I knew exactly why I was here, and it had my mouth watering… but I probably shouldn’t tell him that.