Tag Archives: Suspense

Hyatt Sloughton

This is part two of 12 Woodbury Lane. Alec set the suitcase down just inside the door, out of harm’s way. He turned the luggage tag over and back again, staring at the name momentarily in incredulity. He pulled the … Continue reading

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12 Woodbury Lane

Woodbury Lane isn’t the sort of place you’d want to grow up. A few of the neighbors might argue its merits, but that is really of no consequence, as this isn’t a story about the neighbors. It is about a … Continue reading

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Falling Deer

For those who remember, I had some fun with a practical joke sitting around a beach campfire in a story I wrote around Christmas time… The link is here for those of you who don’t. Annie shrugged. “I’ve been hanging … Continue reading

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Jane Doe

Emily Wainwright, R.N. pushed the button to answer the buzzing intercom. Room #314. The occupant of #314 had never made any voluntary motion. Beth, the nurse assistant on duty, must be ringing for assistance. “What do you need, Beth?” “You’re … Continue reading

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The Burial Plot

Steam rose up from the cemetery grounds as the evening’s first light rain was warmed by the earth. Seamus stopped walking. He set down the two shovels he carried and watched the grey wisps emanating from the ground like specters … Continue reading

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