Free Story: Shh—the Baby’s Sleeping

Nicholas C. Rossis

In April, I posted my thousandth post on this blog. To celebrate, I will share here all my short stories. Every couple of weeks, I’ll be posting one story from my celebrated Exciting Destinies series for you to enjoy. With over 30 stories so far, I hope you’ll have lots of fun in the coming months!

This week, it’s Shh—the Baby’s Sleeping from You’re In For A Ride. This is a darker story with what I hope is a nice twist in the end.

Click here to read some more free stories.

Shh—the Baby’s Sleeping

Part 1: The Patient

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“He’s awake.”

I stir in my sleep, lost in unsettling dreams. There’s a fire. Ashes. Acrid smoke burning my throat. I moan, only half-awake. “Hmm?”

He nudges me again. “Come on, honey,” he says with a pleading voice. “It’s your turn. I went last time.”

My eyes flutter…

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