Suicide Watch

I wrote this a few weeks ago. It's a near and dear story for me for personal reasons and I think it appropriately conveys the confusing feelings that each party involved would feel.Scott McKinney Jonathan’s phone dinged once. He picked it up to see a text from someone that he hadn’t talked to since his …

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I Love Lamp

Art can come from the most unlikely of places, and from the most unlikely of people.Scott McLampshade Photo by Dmitry Zvolskiy on Pexels.com At the thrift store, Marie got an old lamp with a vintage gold finish. The lampshade was mostly purple and beige, with large roses of red and white scattered throughout. Green stems …

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Eyes

I got the idea for this while watching Evil Genius on Netflix. I have quite an active imagination so this short was written from the perspective of genuine fear that someone was constantly watching me, but as I wrote it, it took on a kind of mystical form. Scott McCablesucks Whether I’m showering, sleeping, reading …

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Translucent

Idea from Kyle Deddo. Written by - Scott McSeerightthroughme “You wouldn’t believe me if I told you the truth.” “Try me. I’ve heard all sorts of stories from all sorts of people and I’m sure this one isn’t too different from the others.” “That’s what all of the others shrinks said.” “I know that you …

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Snapped

A lot of terrible things happen every day. My stomach randomly started rebelling against ice cream, I need to replace a part in my toilet so that it won't run infinitely and sometimes people find the only thing that they can do to feel better is some heinous stuff that hurts the ones that they …

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Last Words

I think about death all the time and I know I'm not the only one. Whether you're 15 or 100, the idea of death is terrifying at every turn. The unexpected timing, the unbelievable pain, the lack of control and the sudden goodbye that you can't make, it's all horrifying and nothing can prepare you …

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