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Araxia of the River

“Araxia. Araxia. Araxia,” whispers a raspy voice. “What do you want?” I cry out. I survey my surroundings. I see hundreds of leafless trees and a perfect blanket of snow stretching out towards the horizon. 1,166 more words



Fifty-seven years ago I killed a boy. Tonight, Euart Monroe walked into my room with a Mossberg 510 and a stained hobo mattress and fired a shot into my belly. 42 more words


Post Script: Springtime A Ghost Story - Michelle de Kretser

Evocative, bemusing and beguiling.


A Ghost Story

Michelle de Kretser

Allen and Unwin

ISBN: 9781760111212



A rare, beguiling and brilliant ghost story from the Miles Franklin Award winning author. 417 more words

Post Script: Book Reviews

The Rage: A Necromantic Scene

A spark of light and heat.

It took a full 20 seconds for Cyril to process that the light and heat had come from his own fingers. 996 more words


woman in the wood (the kingdom of bluebeard)

I stopped to collect myself among the poplars, I stopped to find peace within for the journey, for a self divided and frightened was no defense against the spirits seeking empty places, holes within a soul riven with anxiety. 643 more words


Hello Slenderman

So apparently the Slenderman has been spotted in Britian, this terrifying creature who stalks children before taking them has been spotted in the Cannock area of Midlands… 218 more words