Tag: Thriller

“Among the Things We Lost That Night”

    Last month I entered NYC Midnight’s Micro-Fiction Contest and yesterday night I found out that my piece, “Among the Things We Lost That Night” placed 2nd(!), which means I continue to round 2. The genre I received was “thriller” and I had… Continue Reading ““Among the Things We Lost That Night””

We All Fall Down

“Ashes, ashes! Ashes, ashes! Ashes!” Little Serenity’s shrill voice carried, with ease, through the living room and into the narrow kitchen of the two bedroom home. Ed rubbed his wrinkled forehead and added more vodka to the mug of orange juice that sat alongside… Continue Reading “We All Fall Down”

Erin’s Book Review of “Kind Nepenthe”

  “The leaves are all brown.” And no, I didn’t go off the deep-end–I didn’t misquote The Mamas & The Papas lyrics– I’m not that kinda girl…don’t you all know that by now? SMDH. “What are you doing, then?” I’m quoting little Megan in Matthew… Continue Reading “Erin’s Book Review of “Kind Nepenthe””