I thought I might share one of my short shorts with you today! We had only ten minutes to write the short short, and we were allowed to alter the phrase, so long as we maintained the general meaning of it. This is what I came up with!
Excerpt #2 | Noah Winters hears voices and they sing. But they also tell him to do bad things. After listening to the voices one terrible night, he is sent to a correctional facility for an indefinite amount of time. While imprisoned, Noah has to find a way to appease his voices.
Excerpt #2 | Settled in the comfort of the living room is a group of seven, among them her son….
“Little Nastya, if you ever hear the ring of a gun, do not think. Run. Hide.”
Excerpt #1 || Noah Winters hears voices and they sing. But they also tell him to do bad things.
Short Story Excerpt: The Group Seven Synopsis: Nora is returning home for a quick change of clothes, but comes to discover a peculiar sight sitting in her living room. Her son and his circle of friends are lounging about, paying her no mind as they engage in some harmless activities, and even though they seem to… Continue reading What Are Those Kids Up To?