3-Sentence Stories: #25

Margaret lay winded at the bottom of the stairs in a crumpled heap. Her eyes watered profusely from the pain in her back, but after a few blinks her vision cleared and she could see the object that had made her trip: a dead, half-chewed mouse.

Miggles peered down at her from the landing with his tail bobbing cheerfully to and fro, and Margaret could have sworn his lips pulled back into a smug, spiteful grin.

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Emily created Dystopic in July 2012 after requiring an outlet for her love of dystopian and apocalyptic fiction. Her debut novel 'These Unnatural Men' was published in 2018.


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