Empath: Part 2

The first time it happened I didn’t even know it was happening. Even after I looked in a mirror and the face I’d come to finally accept was gone it took some time before I really believed it. Like three bodies later. That was when I finally accepted it. It was real. I felt somethingContinue reading “Empath: Part 2”

Empath: Part 3

“For God’s sake someone stop her,” I heard the officer shout. I ran faster. I knew before I got to the trunk, but when I stood over it I could only blink wanting my eyes to be wrong, but the sight of Caitlynn’s bruised lifeless form would not vanish. The officer’s words, caught up toContinue reading “Empath: Part 3”

Empath: Part 1

A small crowd of nosy passerby and would be customers huddled in the parking lot beneath Safeway’s overhang. There were whispers of made up gossip and speculation, but no one knew nothing for sure of what really happened. The laughing little girl with the pretty ribbons in her hair was gone. That was the onlyContinue reading “Empath: Part 1”

The Watchers 24

Keep what you need and burn the rest             Liza left on foot the next morning. Since everyone was still asleep, she borrowed one of Leena’s winter coats. She’d be back before she even missed it. Stepping into the backyard the cool air met her full on as she made her way through the neighborhoodContinue reading “The Watchers 24”

The Watchers 9

It has already been handled “She’s surfaced, sir,” The agent said. The man known as the Mastermind looked at the pictures the agent had forwarded to his phone. It was Liza. He’d always been able to spot her no matter what her cover was. “How would you like for us to handle this.” “Handle?” TheContinue reading “The Watchers 9”

The Watchers 6

Easing his car off the road onto a patch of dead grass Taylor parked his black and white car. The coroner had already arrived. It meant less time spent standing over a dead body. He got out of his car groaning at the thought of what he was about to see. Seagulls flew overhead theirContinue reading “The Watchers 6”

The Watchers 5

Runaway “We’re still waiting for the tape,” the security guard said yawning midsentence. His jaw stretched so wide it popped twice before he could continue, “but we think she left down the back stairs. You know to the lobby.” “You think?” Blackfoot said. Scrubbing at the dark whiskers on his chin Blackfoot took a longContinue reading “The Watchers 5”

The Watchers 2

Wake up. Remember. “Get up!” The words echoed in Liza ‘s head waking her from a deep sleep. Her head throbbed but it was the burning sensation that hurt the most. “Move,” was her next thought. Filled with an urgency she pushed herself to her feet ignoring the lightheadedness. Nausea came and went. She wasContinue reading “The Watchers 2”

THE WATCHERS 1

WHAT WOULD LIZA DO? Lexington, Kentucky- Wilson wiped the bead of sweat from his upper lip.   “Be smart. Complete the job. All you have to do is deliver the package then leave.  In and out, remember?” The Watcher said. Wilson’s hands tightened on the steering wheel. It was time.     Wilson engaged the emergencyContinue reading “THE WATCHERS 1”