February 2017 · Weekend Shorts

Weekend Shorts – Reading Beauty

This is probably the shortest short story I’ve ever posted, but I couldn’t resist. All I could think when I first read it was, “literally me” Reading Beauty, by Abigail Ashing Originally Published January 2016 He would’ve kissed me to waken me, a tradition of dubious morality, but there was no need. I have my…… Continue reading Weekend Shorts – Reading Beauty

February 2017 · Weekend Shorts

Weekend Shorts – The Monkey’s Paw

A chilling “three wishes” tale that details the grievous price attached to interfering with fate, this short is an eerie one! The Monkey’s Paw, by W. W. Jacobs Originally published September 1902 Without, the night was cold and wet, but in the small parlor of Lakesnam Villa the blinds were drawn and the fire burned…… Continue reading Weekend Shorts – The Monkey’s Paw