Night Owls

11 May 2024

  • 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 B5/11 3:20am
  • He wondered why the woman seemed so grumpy. She looked so happy in the photograph. What had happened to Edith Fitzgerald to make her so weathered and weary?
    Star P5/11 3:22am
  • 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 B5/11 3:22am
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  • Edith Fitzgerald looked at the creature, then to the strange man with her, the space suddenly transformed into what felt almost like a void. “N-no,” she said, fear overtaking her voice. “I can’t… I can’t host you again. You took everything out of me last time.”
    Star P5/11 3:26am

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