Once Upon a Moonlit Night

She stood shivering behind the cover of the ancient yew tree, wisps of hair blowing across her face in the gentle breeze, trying not to breathe too loudly.  They were sure to hear her, she just knew it, even the pounding of her heart could give her away but she could not stop now.  If…

Five Photos, Five Stories Challenge #1

A little light, a little dark, a little mystery…  This is the first of my posts in the ‘Five Photos – Five Stories’ Challenge, thanks to west517 for inviting me to join in!  As I am forever composing the beginning paragraphs of short stories in my head I thought perhaps this would be an opportunity to…