Haunt of the Midnight Orchid (Part 2)

    CHAPTER 4: THE NEXT DAY/PRUNING   Morning light chased away the stars, turning purple sky blue and then yellow. A powerful force left a weightlessness within the air to the scent of flowers as David found himself back in his room, laid out in his bed, refreshed. It didn’t feel like a dream,… Continue Reading

Haunt of the Midnight Orchid (Part 1)

CHAPTER 1: BIRTHDAY   Inside us all is a carnal hunger. A desire that springs from the deepest fountain within our souls. Reason… Logic… Understanding… all earthly commitments become obstacles to overcome in pursuit of the grand appetite. Cold air poured from the open mouth of the refrigerator. Bottles clanked within the buzzing glow of… Continue Reading