Wednesday, October 28, 2015

A Story for Halloween

I begin tucking him into bed and he tells me, “Daddy check for monsters under my bed.” I look underneath for his amusement and see him, another him, under the bed, staring back at me quivering and whispering, “Daddy there”s somebody on my bed.”

(This story by Juan J. Ruiz appeared in Reddit's call for two-sentence horror stories.)