Philip A. Suggars is a British writer with a single yellow eye in the middle of his forehead and a collection of vintage binoculars. His work has been published and performed in many places including The Guardian, Persistent Visions, StarShipSofa, Far Fetched Fables, and Interzone. His fiction regularly appears in Disclaimer magazine. Visit him at www.philipasuggars.com Twitter: @felipeazucares.
Something knocks on the door. Esther, dreaming, would like to ignore it. Instead, she blinks awake and grabs her shotgun, because dead things typically call for bullets, not spell work, and whatever wants inside her home is certainly dead.
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