12 Timely Tales of Terror
by Linda Mooney writing as Gail Smith
Word Count: 24.5K
$2.99 e / $6.99 p
1:11 Epistaxis—Actual vampires don’t need fangs in order to feed.
2:22 Starlight, Starbright—An astronaut defies orders not to return to Earth, but he does anyway…with dire consequences.
3:33 Rescue—Two detectives go in search of thirteen missing children and the person responsible for their disappearances.
4:44 Forecast—A bizarre weather phenomenon envelopes a city.
5:55 Firewood—He was warned about going into the forest to gather firewood.
6:66 Sniffy—A young boy grieves for his beloved pet.
7:77 Fortune—A teenager is informed he’s going to meet his fate that evening.
8:88 Karma—An abused woman’s husband gets his just desserts.
9:99 Second Date—He only dates young women with a unique personality or physical makeup.
10:10 100 Strokes—To combat her thinning hair, she thought she’d use an old tried-and-true method.
11:11 Mosquitoes—Her job was to test the blood of mosquitoes for possible signs of infectious diseases.
12:12 Protector—He promised he would protect her until his dying day.