The Bad Influence
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The Bad Influence

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Some Childhood Villains

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The neighborhood kids saw my parents were going out that night. After the car left the driveway, they grabbed their hockey masks and sticks. They hurried to my house, banging against the door and windows. My oldest brother cowered in the kitchen. I grabbed the phone and called my grandparents.

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Melissa R. Mendelson

Melissa R. Mendelson

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

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