50-Word Story: Instincts

The dog was staring at him. Studying him. He could feel its eyes burning into the back of his head. He sensed the saliva pooling around its black lips. He could almost hear its hackles rising, springing into a canine mohican. It knew what he was planning. Dogs always knew.

50-Word Story: Hard Habit to Break

Self-control had never been Simon’s strong point. He’d always had a weakness for a pretty pair of lips. His bedroom drawers were full of them. Unfortunately, he hadn’t yet learned how to preserve them, and the smell was starting to bother his mother. Still, some habits were hard to break.