Thursday, October 31, 2013

Walking past the graveyard she saw something scuttle across a tombstone and picked up her pace, her heart racing.

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

When Doug thought of his childhood it was always about the video games he had mastered and the acclaim of his fellow arcade goers.

Monday, October 28, 2013

Sunday, October 27, 2013

Joseph sat at the edge of his seat waiting for his life to change.

Saturday, October 26, 2013

She wondered aloud what kind of country required its government to produce billboards reminding its citizens to brush its teeth and get out into nature.

Friday, October 25, 2013

Thursday, October 24, 2013

They spent more time spying on their allies than on their enemies.

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Monday, October 21, 2013

The sky was his canvas as he began writing the letters in puffy white smoke.

Sunday, October 20, 2013

Sarah watched the wind ripple the surface of the lake and shuttered at the memory of her brother's drowning and the incapacitating fear which prevented her from saving him.

Saturday, October 19, 2013

The committee thrived on in-fighting, back-biting and, occasionally, violent outbursts requiring police intervention.

Thursday, October 17, 2013

Caleb's opera career took a nosedive with the release of his gangsta rap album.

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Her shoe obsession and business acumen collided when she was unable to part with any of her stock and ended up moving into the shop to be closer to the products she loved so well.

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

As they made it over the rise they saw the creature, its multiple legs easily traversing the craggy ground.

Monday, October 14, 2013

Sitting at the old bar he was haunted by both the spirits he had consumed and the ghosts of nights past.

Sunday, October 13, 2013

Bill was no Biblical scholar and so he built his home on the sand.

Saturday, October 12, 2013

Seth breathed in the swampy air of New Orleans and knew he was home.

Thursday, October 10, 2013

The fog lifted in the valley and we could finally see the army, a line of thousands upon thousands of men snaking their way towards us on the narrow road.

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Congress tuned their violins in anticipation as the first puffs of smoke wafted skyward.

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

I found poker chips amid the ruins of the hurricane-ravaged casino and held the now worthless plastic trinkets in my hand, wondering why I had spent so much of my life in their pursuit.

Monday, October 7, 2013

They watched for the signs and portents, but still they missed the evidence that the end was near.

Sunday, October 6, 2013

Saturday, October 5, 2013

Friday, October 4, 2013

His science was flawed, but his backer's money was good as was his smile.

Thursday, October 3, 2013

"That ol' judge spit in me eye and told me I'd hang, but I showed him. I'm still here and he's long gone," said Teddy, slowly rocking back and forth on his porch, surrounded by his children and grandchildren.

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Sylvia felt like a jack-o-lantern — hollowed out inside with a ghastly smile on her face — as she waited on the louts and rednecks at the local diner.

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

I was a carrion crow of sorts, picking off the small time drug dealers and street thugs to make my living.