The Bad Influence
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The Bad Influence

300 Word Story

The Zombies Waited Outside

If only this were just Fiction.

Photo by Marcus Wallis on Unsplash

Strangers passed by the house. It used to be random. Now, a face would look into the window morning or night. We seemed to be on display for them, and one of them even tried to open the door. But my father was quick, throwing them back, almost out into the street, and the stranger barked strange words. He was all…




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Melissa R. Mendelson

Melissa R. Mendelson

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

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