Night Owls

15 May 2023

  • Jerry glanced down at the photograph in his hand, then back up again at the woman sitting alone at the back of the cafe.
    Zoe B avatarZoe B5/15 11:43pm
  • The woman was distracted by something on her phone. Jerry could tell only be the hair that this woman was Helen Patrick, his next target.
    Faded avatarFaded5/15 11:45pm
  • All at once a blinding light coursed through the space. Jerry and the woman froze. And then a creature appeared, seemingly from the air itself.
    Zoe B avatarZoe B5/15 11:45pm
  • Its spine cracked unnaturally. It looked up at the two with a dazed expression. Then, its eyes widened. “I’m free!” It shouted. Then it disappeared. Jerry looked at the woman. “This can’t be good.”
    Faded avatarFaded5/15 11:47pm

The End