Powers That Be (Part 2)

Crickets chirped in the cool grass of the moonless night and there was no breath of wind anywhere near the house. In the living room, Ethan began to warm in his sleeping bag, anxiously turning over vague thoughts in his mind as he faced away from the older girls' chattering about the session with the … Continue reading Powers That Be (Part 2)


Powers That Be (Part 1)

Grace led her three 7th grade classmates and Ethan down the basement stairs of her parent’s house, where the girls quietly commented and shushed one another until they reached the bottom. Ethan, Alyssa’s younger brother by about three years, had asked her sister to let him join in the girls’ sleepover a few nights ago. … Continue reading Powers That Be (Part 1)