Kindred Killers

“Hey! I paid good money for that dance.” His voice was indignant. Clearly he wasn’t a man who was used to not getting his way. We see a few of those in here from time to time; the men, and women, who think the power they wield out there means a damn thing in a...

Just One Night

She stands there…alone. In a way it’s almost poetic, seeing as how she usually feels a little bit alone anyway. It is raining outside…pouring really…and she remembers something her literature professor once said about atmosphere and setting the mood. Having been half...

Illusions

Past… …then she took my hands into hers, and she came to me. I cradled her so close that I could feel her heart beating and my senses came alive with the scent of her skin. It was a scent that she always wore…one that she had taken and made uniquely hers. “You...

You Ask, I Answer

It is just after dusk. Somehow it is a fitting time for her. There is just enough light that I can make out her silhouette. I know that this will not be the last time I am here, in this spot, watching her…just as I am watching her now. She knows that I’m here. I have...

Feeding Time

The house was like any other in the neighborhood…one of those ultra-modern affairs that speak of both comfort and wealth. Apart from her distinctive little touches, there was little to distinguish it from the two which bordered on the sides. The lawn was well kept,...

Dearest Diary

January 19th I’m too old for this, but what the hell? It’s not like anything else I’ve tried has worked any better, or has been less crazy. I’ve decided to keep a diary, although calling it a journal might make things look a little more adult, don’t you think? This...