via Daily Prompt: Blossom “Don’t turn on the TV.” The husband commented, a little too casually. “I mean, you can turn it on – just don’t watch the cricket match.” “But I want to watch the match.” His wife replied, confused, her finger frozen on the ‘On’ button on the remote. “I turned it off…… Continue reading The Silly Belief Algorithm
via Daily Prompt: Perfume I found a box underneath the bathroom sink. I don’t know how long it’s been patiently sitting there but I’m pretty certain they didn’t mean to leave it behind. They wouldn’t; they’ve seen me fall apart at the smallest of things. I’ve fallen into a routine. I go to work, come…… Continue reading The Box
I know nothing lurks under my bed. Or stands behind me as I look in the mirror. My mother’s snores are no longer capable of keeping fear away, only sleep. I know now that those kind of monsters don’t exist because I’ve seen the real ones. They walk around in broad daylight, with wide, vacant smiles and razor sharp words.