In Death’s Garden

“Walk with me.” Said Cerum. The command was quiet, yet it willed the very air around my body, pushing me forward. “Yes, Mastre.” I ducked my head,  feeling my skin crawl as I fell in stride with the Lord. Beside us his hunched attends walked, tactfully blocking any chance of evasion. Cerum held up a … More In Death’s Garden

Arrival

“Jennie, did you hear that?”  Fingers pausing on the keyboard, Jennie glanced over her shoulder into the dark hallway. Her body shook in the deepening silence, as the echoing slam diminished. They had little time left, and she knew it. Turning back to the computer, Jennie forced herself to keep typing. She read small print, eyes flashing back and … More Arrival