Sirens Call Publications recently released the 13th issue of The Sirens Call featuring Women in Horror. It’s our second annual edition and my story ‘The Game’ graces the interior…
“Fuck!” All heads turned in her direction, but Betty didn’t care. She’d been trying to win a silly purple stuffed monkey since earlier in the day. Handing over another wad of cash, she collected her balls from the gap-toothed carney who ran the game.
“Look lady, if you want to keep wasting your money, I’ll keep taking it from you.”
Betty continued to toss the balls at the stack, each time missing the mark. Her exasperation began to show in the way she tossed her hair over her shoulder and the huffing breaths she took every time she missed.
“I’ve got a game you can’t lose at. Do you wanna try that one instead?” The voice was accompanied by a dingy white gloved hand on her shoulder.
If you liked what you read, you can read the rest of it and the other stories in the eZine after downloading it for free!! Just click on the cover!