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A red line

“Aren’t you a pretty thing…” I had to be dreaming. I struggled to wake, but something kept pulling me back down into sleep. Fingertips traced my face, then my lips. I parted them and I felt the touch on my tongue. Before my mouth could close, could taste his skin, the finger moved on. “My …

Exquisite

“Welcome back, detective.” I sighed as I sat in front of his cell. I couldn’t help myself it seemed, that fear I’d felt having evolved into something I didn’t want to examine. The bottom line was I couldn’t stay away. “I’ve come seeking your help.” He leaned forward and I felt my heart rate pick …

Lost at sea

Something for KoTW, which is the sea, using today’s storyin12 words. – Warm sea water surrounded her, welcoming her after her stint on land. The water rushed past her face as she dove down. When she reached the darker water, the creatures of the deep blinking their bioluminescent light, she turned around and shot herself …