Siren

She calls for her lover,From the depths of the water,Deep in the shadows Starved for his kiss,She smiles, Knowing the outcome. Oh, how she’s missed this. Each one of her suitors, Vastly different than the others. But just as tasty. The waves crash Against his boat And he sees her there. An Angel floating inContinue reading “Siren”

Monster: A Short Story

With tears streaming down her face, she cried out, “You can’t keep me here.” He stopped playing with her hair, and began lightly tracing her lips, with his cold smooth fingers, “Oh, I can and will, little one.” “They’ll be looking for me,” she hissed. He leaned in close to her ear and whispered, “YesContinue reading “Monster: A Short Story”

The Woman

The night air here in New Orleans was sweltering. He’d remembered how humid it got in summer evenings but even he wasn’t prepared for this. Sweat rolled down the sides of his face as he sat perched on top of the low roof, waiting for the “target” to come out. The street was deserted atContinue reading “The Woman”

All Hallows’ Eve

All Hallows’ Eve By: Kim Vasquez It was Michael’s idea to go into the woods that day. He thought it’d be fun to have a picnic out there, just the two of them. “Don’t be afraid, Sadie, we’re going to have fun.” he whispered in her ear. She went along with it, but deep inside,Continue reading “All Hallows’ Eve”