Dead(ly) Beauty

Dead(ly) Beauty

28.7K Reads 340 Votes 2 Part Story
cherita smith By LaFemmeCherita Completed

Short tales about troubled girls --  some sad, some dangerous -- each with a paranormal twist.

1. LUX AETERNA: Hell has its demons. Lux has Foster Dad George. A flash fiction superpower origin story of a sort. (1K words)

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2. THE FIRST WILL BE POETIC: Victoria Singer is going to prom with her high school crush, and she's decided that he will be her first... despite his dark past. She wants her first to be poetic, the way justice often is. (5.4K words -

3. MAUDLIN CARNIVAL: A mysterious investigator walks through the memories of 22-year-old Evelyn Jones in search of clues to prevent her tragic death. (3.7K words)

4. ROZA MIRA: These young supermodels seem to have everything: beauty, success... and a strange man in black who watches them from afar, day in and day out. (5.6K words) 

Highest Ranking: #44 in Short Story (6/25) 

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  • anorexia
  • carnival
  • creepy
  • dark
  • depression
  • diversity
  • fairytale
  • issues
  • memory
  • paranormal
  • prom
  • rapunzel
  • shortstory
  • sirens
  • snowwhite
  • supermodel
  • superpower
  • teenfiction
  • wattys2016
damcrow damcrow Aug 02, 2016
You appeared on my feed and Im delighted you did. Confronting and honest. Please feel free to check out my chapter 'The Shamaness' in "The Viking." Similar theme taken down a different route. D
ravenwudgie ravenwudgie Jun 28, 2016
You probably get a lot of comments saying it, but I'll just say it again: Your writing style is amazing, I loved how you pulled me in right from the first sentence 😄
RosalvoLeomeu13 RosalvoLeomeu13 Dec 19, 2016
A great modern writer focusing  hard themes  of today world with creativity and competence.
Chiviusa Chiviusa Aug 04, 2016
Is it just the end of the story.  Im wondering would you please continue and have a revenge?
ALonelyPlatypus ALonelyPlatypus Jul 16, 2016
Man, I love your writing style, it's descriptive but not TOO descriptive
- - Jul 30, 2016
What I say to annoying f*cks at school vs what I actually mean. 😇😇😇