Some Truths and A Lie

“She isn’t wearing a corset tonight,” Liam said. “Well how is that supposed to count?” I complained, glancing over towards Lady Duberry. “She never does.” A couple walked in front of us, obviously not deep enough in their wine cups yet, for they looked us in the eye, forcing Liam to swallow whatever response he … More Some Truths and A Lie

November Prompt

Hello fellow Muse-seekers! Welcome back to another month, another prompt, another chance to explore a brand new story and world. This month we’re posting a bit later than we’d planned (life happens, right?), but we’re back and more ready than ever to dive into this evocative image. It conjures up so many questions – who … More November Prompt

A Spider’s Warning

I’ve always suffered from bad dreams. I’m not sure where the suffering came from—or used to come from, rather. But memories from my childhood aren’t complete without remembering the night terrors, without vivid recollections waking up with a cold sweat, the shakes, only being able to wake up at all because of the screaming. I … More A Spider’s Warning

October Prompt

Hello, dear readers! We hope you’re doing well and enjoyed our last batch of short stories. We try to mix it up between a writing prompt and a picture prompt and, during the months where holidays occur, it’s always a tricky one. Do we find a prompt that matches so we can write more holiday-esque … More October Prompt