Notebook Samples


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.


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


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?


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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