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Antumbra

by on Feb 4, 2014 in Short Fiction | 7 comments

4300 WORDS I woke in the afternoon gloom to the sound of my 20–year–old stepsister Lily dragging something heavy and wet up the back patio steps through the kitchen door. The smell of blood and brine smothered me the moment I sat up. I swore to myself and called down to her, “What did...

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