"Through Darkness, Comes the Light"
“Nero…” A familiar voice whispered my name. I instantly shot up surveying the halls. “Nero hurry…” My eyes could hardly believe it, I don’t think I could believe it. It was Claire, Claire Williams! I wasn’t alone, an actual person and not the Snowman. Claire stood in the center of the hall looking at me [...]
“Daddy, Daddy please help me.” I shut my eyes even tighter now, shaking my head in disbelief. If I couldn’t see him then he can’t be real, it can’t be real. With the music box still in my hand, I would keep winding it and play the sweet tune, my mother adored so much. Yes, [...]
The silence was deafening, not even a creek could be heard. Reaching into the main compartment of my bag I dug out a tiny crystal translucent box. A teeny handled protruded out from the side of it. Using the tip of my thumb and index finger, I wound it until the handle became tight. A [...]
Snow fell from the steely sky on a cold December evening. The halls of St. Ovaria private school lie uninhabited, everyone must have left for the day. Pops late again, most likely at the hospital with mom, Doctors said it won’t belong. That it was best we spend what little moments we had left. I [...]
“Well, I don’t mean to take too much of you folk’s is time. My name is Sheriff Walton-” “Walton? As in Alice Walton?” Kassidy interjected. “The same.” “Omg, it’s been ages! Do you remember me?” “Ha! Ha! Ha! As I said before, I know just about everyone around these here parts, and you know different [...]
There was another stiffen blow, Kassidy stood behind me, nosey as always, I answered the door before they could get a second good hit in. A burly woman stood in a relaxed dignity posture, her hand rested on her hip while the other one balled up at the ready for another knock before I disrupted [...]