• Where It All Went Wrong | 13

    “Sullivan, cool it.” Lucy groaned, letting her head fall into the cushions of her couch. He had not stopped pacing since they found the hidden staircase in the blueprints of her shop. “We just need to wait a little longer,”…

  • Where It All Went Wrong | 11

    Wesley had clunked his way into the house a little bit ago. Lucy was awake and jumped out of bed to get ready. She doubted he had just come over for breakfast and coffee. “Hey, Lucy.” Wesley was sitting at…

  • Where It All Went Wrong | 8

    The bright screen strained her vision in the dark. Lucy had to keep rubbing her eyes just to get them to focus. Simply turning on the lights or opening the blinds would help solve this problem, but she was too…

  • Where It All Went Wrong | 5

    “Where’s the book?” This new man was becoming a lot less calm by the minute. He stepped closer, reaching out to grab Lucy’s arms. Lucy stumbled back. “Uh, no,” she said, returning to her wide-eyed, what-the-hell expression. “You need to…

  • Where It All Went | 4

    “You shouldn’t be reading that.” The man in white spoke again, this time slower and more pronounced. Lucy had heard him the first time, but that didn’t mean she could move to acknowledge it. She was a true deer in…

  • Where It All Went Wrong | 2

    The snap of cover hitting paper echoed through the room. Lucy all but tossed the book back on the highest self, wide-eyed and crooked-browed. The chance of an author sporting her exact name was very high—the book had to have…

  • Where It All Went Wrong | 1

    The shelves in the old shop had a layer of dust that floated in the air when sunlight hit. Despite the store being completely cleared out by the previous owner, a few knick knacks were left in the grime. A young…

  • Charlie | Ep. 8

    Ep. 8 It was so wrinkled, wrinkled to the point where it was soft. The words were almost completely faded. The corners were starting to tear.           10 tonight at the park. I’m leaving.  Charlie had…

  • Charlie | Ep. 7

    “Charlotte, you are missing dust. Don’t skip the corners.” Charlie nodded towards her mother, but refrained from eye contact. This was her punishment, cleaning. A couple of weeks ago, she had neglected to leave a note with her whereabouts when…

  • Charlie | Ep. 6

    “What’s so funny?” Evan jogged back over, holding the poop bag an arms distance away. Charlie giggled. “Worst part of the job?” He scratched the back of his neck, looking to his outstretched arm. “Yeah, I don’t really like it.”…