Notebook Samples

1

He was so hungry. His stomach felt like a delicate, sickly green, thin-skinned sac, pulsing nervously inside  a cage of spiked metal, poised to collapse in upon itself and shrivel up like a dried green apricot.

2

HAUNTINGS – growling when no pets (down by feet)

– black shadow figure standing at the foot of the bed / holding you down

– old woman in bedroom

– banging sounds

– hands

3

Listening to recorded phone calls. Man refers to his cancer as ‘the Creeping Jesus’. Does anybody else use this expression or is it particular to him?

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One Response to “Notebook Samples”

  1. I’ve never heard the expression ‘the Creeping Jesus’ before, but it sounds like an excellent title for a short story.

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