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The Bad Influence

I Want To Go Home

A short story

Photo by Erik Witsoe on Unsplash

One summer during a street fair, I came across a store on Long Island, NY that had stray cats. They hung out in the store like it was their home. Lately, I’ve been thinking about them, wondering if they are still there, and if not, then what happened to them?

I missed the busy streets. The sound of traffic. The chime of the door opening and closing. The voices of people. The echo of…

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Melissa R. Mendelson

Melissa R. Mendelson

Horror, Science-Fiction and Dystopian Short Story Author and Poet.

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