Day Three: Close Encounter

There’s scraping along the side of the house.

The blinds are down, but there’s definitely something outside. I can see a silhouette now.

Looks unnatural – limbs at all wrong angles. Zombie.

Now what? I’m well prepared, but battling enraged cannibals – that’s a stretch.

What the heck was that!? Sounds like breaking glass at the front of the house.

This is it. Footsteps.

Definitely not human, dragging.

They’re inside…

Published 2012