MJ Gardner
Dark Fiction

Short Stories

Rest Stop

The risks you take in gas station bathrooms—like cannibals.

The Second Coming of David Bowie

Only the good die young. Or do they?

Transit

Sometimes you wait a very looong time for a bus.

Starry-Eyed

How far would you travel for love?

Leaf

The trees talk to each other, but will they talk to you?

The Basement

A girl has to do what she can to stay safe.

Howl

The Children of the Night, what music they make! Are they calling to you...?

Juliette: A Cautionary Tale

Pretty is as pretty does.

Speak of the Devil

Did you just see somthing out of the corner of your eye? There's nothing there now.

Or, is there?

Ariadne

They say you are never more than 3 feet from a spider. That's good. You might want one as a snack.