Stay Away From The Basement
Stay Away From The Basement It’s dark in the woods, and the leaves on the ground under their feet crunch as they walk. Alex can barely see ten feet in front of him thanks to the moonlight, but his boyfriend Michael keeps a steady grasp on his hand as he pulls him further into the woods. Michael’s friends Divya, Jack, and Eric, along with Eric’s girlfriend Monica, are laughing loudly behind them. The sound lightens the mood somewhat, but Alex still can’t shake the creepy feeling clinging to his skin.
Up In Smoke
“There it is!” My mother parks her new silver Hyundai in front of a small, one-story brick house, the car looking decidedly out of place.
Goldfish in a Bowl
Jim A soft song plays on the radio as I drive, light flakes of snow drifting onto my windshield and falling away almost as fast as they come, as delicate as they are treacherous. How something so beautiful can be so deadly is mind-boggling, a painful reality. Stop to watch the snowfall, and it’ll slowly worsen around you until you find yourself trapped in a snowstorm you never even saw coming.