2. The Jungle

The humid air hits me and I gasp for air. I step through the door onto the mossy ground of an actual jungle! There are huge trees with vines and the ground is mushy with moss. I know it’s daytime but I can’t see the sky because the trees are so thick with leaves that Read More

Freshly Fallen

It wasn’t the sight of it that bothers her, it is the sound.  That initial crunch then the squishing as the spear goes through their brains and blood starts gushing out is what turns her stomach.  It’s the sound that has her on the brink of tears each time she kills one.  Of course, there was Read More

2: Turning of Eve (Darkness of Eve)

“YOU ARE NOT MY MOTHER!” she screamed,her little face turning beet red. No, I’m not, but that was beside the point.  Eve had been in my life since she was a little one and I was the only person she could count on, the only person who knew her secrets. “Please just go away, I Read More

5: Then Came The Night (Darkness of Eve)

“What are you doing here?” I asked Eve. “What do you mean? I’m eating breakfast!” she said. “No, no. I mean, you are making me crazy with anticipation! What did you figure out about HIM?!” “Oh. That.  Well….” she said with her head cocked to the left, “I need to ask you some questions first.” Read More

Crimson Tides

“Nah, that’s not good enough,” she chided. “What are you talking about?!” “You’re TRYING to look happy, but I see it in your eyes…you’re not you today,” she almost whispered. “It’s the season.  You know I get weird in the winter.” I had to get out of there.  I don’t mind my “friends” checking in Read More