Category Archives: Thriller

Buried Secrets

The tranquil picture of an ancient tree by the pristine lake was suddenly shattered by two horrified screams. “Is that a hand?” Stan cried out. Dave replied brokenly, “Y…y…yes….But…but….how is that possible? We had buried him right proper, I could … Continue reading

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Starting Over – Part 4

Teresa, The Haunted Wordsmith, started another Finish The Story challenge, this one titled “Starting Over.” Here’s the first part: Ask anyone living today what they would do if they had a time machine, and they would respond with, “stop him … Continue reading

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Tunnel Vision

I run like the devil to save my life. Risk a glance behind me, only to realize he’s much closer to me than I had imagined. And then I see the tunnel, and I know I’ll be OK. Photo prompt … Continue reading

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Home Invasion

I came out of the tiny cottage and finally yawned with abandon. The vista unfolding before me was a sight for sore eyes. Photo prompt courtesy Sue Vincent Reaching here when we did had turned out to be an excellent … Continue reading

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Done and Dusted

Picture courtesy pasja1000 and StockSnap at Pixabay “Are you sure this is the last one?” she asked. He replied, “Yes, we’ve finished off all the rest.” She sighed in relief, and taking off her bag, kept it by the wall. … Continue reading

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The Anniversary Gift

Photo prompt courtesy Yarnspinnerr “Can you believe it?” he suddenly spoke up excitedly, “10th Wedding Anniversary. Wow!” She appeared to be in a more maudlin mood, as she replied, “I really appreciate you planning this thing. Coming back to the … Continue reading

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Unpalatable News

Photo Prompt Courtesy C.E. Ayr I’m not ashamed to admit that my eyes teared up a bit as I saw the headline screaming the truth out to the world. It had taken a lot of effort on my part, but … Continue reading

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