The Dark Corner

  • And His Name Was John Doe
    He sat there in his dark cell. The doctor came in to give him his medication, but he didn’t acknowledge him. He tried to coerce the patient onto the bed. He did not budge. So, the doctor left. From what I witnessed, he was the quietest […]
  • Capricorn
    This would be the sixth night in a row Elisa woke up with wounds all over her body. Some were nearly healed, others were fresh. She awoke displayed out on a cold, wet and muddy ground in the middle of a dark wood. Her arms were […]
  • Dollhouse
    I am a collector. A collector of delicate and unique antiquities, some old and some modern. I choose them very carefully, but I do not buy them right away. I regularly visit the establishments to make sure they are still in one piece; if they are […]
  • She Will Never Learn
    We’ve been best friends for seventeen years. Edith has been there for me in my darkest hours. She was there with me when I had my miscarriage and when I divorced Ray. But in recent months, I have begun to resent her. We disagree on most […]
  • The Boy and The Wish(A Grimm-esque tale)
    Once upon a time, there lived a young boy named Harry. His mother had passed away giving birth to poor Harry and his father resented him for it. When Harry was nine. His father re-married. And his new wife gave birth to a beautiful baby girl. […]
  • The Deep
    John and his 9-year-old son, Darragh discovered lake dubh, around the back of their new house only a few days after they moved in. John was in his office, which was the only room that looked lived in. On the shelves were three books “Whatever Happened […]