The Man in the Parlor Collection
Bedtime stories for pretty monsters.
1. The Man In The Parlor (1890s)
A girl meets a stranger where a stranger shouldn't be.
(My first post on Wattpad, May 2015)
2. Cross My Heart (1950s)
Something lives in the shadows, and it likes Plum Shelley.
(Featured in the Sharing Nightmares Anthology, selected by @The_Write_Place)
3. The Girl in the Blue Dress (1920s)
Irene Grace is haunted by a war she can't escape, followed by the threats of a deceased blackmailer, and plagued by the attentions of a fairy servant she can't control.
Or, she might just be insane.
(Featured in The Decameron 2.0 Team Secrets hosted by @rskovach)
4. "You are the Queen's White Rabbit, but it's not enough." (1865)
A poem based off the character created by Lewis Caroll. Entry for #madmarch.
5. Lemons and Leeches (1560s)
*On hiatus for a rewrite*
A young artist's obsession for beauty in Renaissance Venice takes a dark turn.