I saw an article on Two Sentence Horror Stories that shows how a skilled writer can tell a story even in a few words. These are my favourites, but you can find more here nd plenty more under #TwoSentenceHorror Which one chills you most?
I can see one year into the future.
Today the noise stopped.
While tidying my laboratory, I came across an unfamiliar notebook and opened the first page.
“Warning: The subject still thinks he is the scientist.”
“I’ve always wondered, what’s the scythe for anyway?” I asked, as Death escorted me.”
“Protection,” he answered nervously.
I told the genie that for my third and final wish, I wanted my family to be happy.
And I started fading.
The driver wasn’t very chatty, so I checked my phone.
“Hey it’s your Uber. I’m outside.”
During dinner, she told me she knew my deep dark secret.
As she chewed her burger, I knew she was bluffing.
I decided to kill off a few characters in the book I’m writing.
It would definitely spice up my autobiography a little.
As I woke up in the middle of the night, I heard Alexa speak.
“OK, the security alarms have been disabled.”