11 votes   221 readings 5 min
Waking in a cold sweat is nothing new. He always does that to me. His presence stifles me in my sleep. For now, he is not here, and so I throw off the scratchy covers, my slick back meeting the cool [+]

Runner up - Jury
PSU The Witching Hour
1 vote   73 readings 5 min
I got called into work at the police station. It was 4:00 in the morning and I hadn’t had my cup of coffee yet, so I was a tad bit grouchy. It was autumn and the cold was already setting in [+]

Runner up - Jury
PSU The Witching Hour
0 vote   15 readings 5 min
My feet splashed in the puddles leftover from the downpour earlier. My sneakers soaked up the muddy water. I couldn't see my feet clearly, but I could definitely feel the water seeping in between my [+]

0 vote   18 readings 3 min
As you know, I taught 8th grade history at the prestigious boarding school, Spirit Academy. Which doesn’t have many spirits. I spent most of my free time either in class, or in the teacher’s [+]