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100-Word Be-lated Story for Halloween

Alison ran thief-like among the looming cornstalks waving in the cool October evening breeze. She was late for dinner. The school counselor had kept her, concerned with Alison’s fears of being followed by a malevolent entity. Alison had started the … Continue reading

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A Halloween Story from the Nelson Gap World

Enjoy this podcast I made some years ago. It is set in the fictional town of Nelson Gap, which is also the setting for my upcoming novel The Hidden World, to be published by Page Publishing early in 2022. https://www.podbean.com/ew/pb-itewf-148ec0

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The House on Nelson Lane

Most of the time I am fine. The screams don’t wake me in the night. Time can heal, sometimes. But not on this night. Never on this night. I hear Derrick. I keep telling myself over and over that there … Continue reading

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Ode (of sorts) to Halloween

Here it is November first.  It is hard to believe Halloween 2011 has come and gone — even more so since a snow storm blanketed the Shenandoah Valley with several inches of wet snow that practically vanished before the trick-or-treaters … Continue reading

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