It’s the perfect time of year to curl up with frightful tales, and The Bold Mom is celebrating horror with their October Terror Short Story Readers’ Choice contest. There’s something for every macabre taste, including my own Poe-esque story “The Crows”.
You can read all of the entries here. Voting opens on October 23 and runs until the 30, with the winner announced on Halloween.
So turn the lights down, get comfortable, and remember it’s only a story.
I need to leave before the world wakes. The mid-summer sun is nearly up. It’s a stronger draw than the warmth of my latest lover’s body sealed between bedsheets, her dark hair spilled on a white cotton pillow case like a Rorschach test. 38 more words