Fear!!!! Why Do We Love It So Much?

What is it about horror that fascinates us? What is it about being scared that is like a drug? For many Brits of a certain age, that fear began young: cowering behind the sofa at the appearance of the Daleks or the Cybermen on Doctor Who. Children seem to love being scared and my childhoodContinue reading “Fear!!!! Why Do We Love It So Much?”

Flash fiction challenge starting with this sentence – Post a Day #252

Another fiction challenge from The Daily Post. As with the last one I’ve set myself an arbitrary word limit of 300. Let’s see how this goes… I told him where I was going, and he hurried me out, pointing to the door with the gun, but what he didn’t know was I couldn’t go thatContinue reading “Flash fiction challenge starting with this sentence – Post a Day #252”