I’ve never set foot inside the house next door, but Marcy has. After the U-hauls left, she loaded a plate with cookies and scampered over to welcome the new family to the neighborhood. Obviously, the house sold cheap after that bad business a few years back. Some people pride themselves on not being superstitious. Me? I pride myself on looking out for your loved ones. (Excerpt from “House Next Door to Me”)
This story, appearing in issue 30 of Dark Moon Digest, was partially inspired by the amazing (and gruesome) story of 74 year old Forthman Murff.
The issue also features stories by Amanda Hash, C L Raven, Michael David Wilson, Victoria Lisowski, Aaron Fox-Lerner, and Kristopher Triana.