“In Loco Parentis”

Spare the planchette and spoil the child.

“Where are your parents?”

“My Mom and Dad went to check something in the attic a few days ago and never came back down.”

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“Figurative Becomes Literal”

Has he got skeletons in his closet or just a skeleton in his closet?

After lashing out at his alarm clock, he could clearly see a skeleton through his open closet door.

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“Ghosts” (VSS XVIII)

Some very short fiction that I originally wrote for Twitter!

“This is the haunted place?”

“Yeah.”

“Well, doesn’t look like getting inside would be difficult.”

“Getting out is the challenge.”

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