Erik’s earth mother came running up the stairs in a panic. Little Fran was standing at the bathroom door with a look of fright upon his face. The bathroom door shuddered violently but ceased as Erik’s earth mother approached. “Erik”, his earth mother called cautiously. “Are you alright? What’s going on in there?” On the … Continue reading Night Cries, Part Seven
Night Cries I am so happy and proud to announce that Timoteo's blog short story "Night Cries" is going to be published by Leanpub. Please take a moment to congratulate him and wish him well on this journey!
Night Cries Part 4 By Timotei She hovered, unmoving yet shimmering like the heat waves off a summer baked street. The boy’s blond hair briefly obscured his vision but he didn’t move a muscle. She drew in a deep breath and opened her mouth ever so slightly. There was no sound, but the stench filled … Continue reading Night Cries…Part 4
Night Cries Part 3 By Timotei Time seemed to stop for Erik. Before him stood a visage of death, poised to end his very existence. Erik’s mind and body was moving in slow motion. Everything grew still and it looked to Erik that even she stood frozen in a block of cold, poisoned silence. Despite … Continue reading Night Cries….Part 3
Night Cries - Part 2 by Timotei There is no movement. The boy lies completely still, the ripples of budding terror caressing his pale skin. He wasn’t expecting this right now. It’s too soon. He’s unprepared in almost every way. Huddled motionless in his bed, Erik’s mind races back to the beginning of this long, … Continue reading Night Cries…Continued