EWR - 50 Word Winner
|The Embalmer |SP Oldham |horror |50 words
You may remember some time ago I was thrilled to have won the Every Writers Resources 50 Word Horror Story Competition? My winning story, The Embalmer, is below, along with links to the EWR site where the other winning entries can also be found. Only 50 words - feel free to have a quick read and let me know what you think!
The embalmer wore an expression of respectful acknowledgement.
“They are beyond pain now,” he spoke softly, regretfully.
My hands secured as they were to a swivel hook in the ceiling, he spun me round to look upon his painted dead.
“You, however,” he intoned, knife glistening, “are quite another matter,”
S P Oldham