Under the Bed: Chapter 2

by Mark Figueroa | Featured Art by A Forgotten Pen at @theforgottenpen (Chapter 1) "Petra. Kedvesem, Petra. Jó kislány. Köszönöm," Őfelsége whispers in the empty void. Warmth spreads across my chest. My body tingles and I hear chattering, soft rhythmic beeps and shoes squeaking across tile. "Kedvesem, Petra. Éhség... Éhség." I open my eyes under the bright … Continue reading Under the Bed: Chapter 2

Under the Bed: Chapter 1

by Mark Figueroa | Art by A Forgotten Pen at @theforgottenpen In the basement lies Mother’s chest. She never spoke of it when she was around.  It’s been years since Mother disappeared.  “Petra, my dear, Petra, the jar is under the bed. The carving in the trunk will tell you what to do with it. Only talk … Continue reading Under the Bed: Chapter 1