Drabble: Replay

The cars were going so fast, Lainey couldn’t see much more than streaks of light as they passed. She stepped onto the hard shoulder and stopped, glancing back at her friends. They waved her on, their faces alight with beaming, eager smiles. She turned forward again, battling the fear that made her knees shake. Pulling…

Finally Alone (Advent Ghosts)

As in previous years, I’m taking part in Loren Eaton’s Advent Ghosts event (http://isawlightningfall.blogspot.no/2016/12/advent-ghosts-2016-stories.html). In the event, authors write an eerie 100 word story for the season. So without further ado, here’s my story: — Rex was with me when everyone died. I was six, not ready for a world without adults. He guarded my…