Counting From Ten
by Michael Montoure
Jack shoved his chair back, stood, backed away, turned at the last minute and carefully did not run down the hallway to the bathroom. He walked, and raided his medicine cabinet for gauze, alcohol, tape, anything that looked useful.
He came back, led Tommy over to the kitchen sink, and carefully pulled the bandages off.
Tommy’s right hand had only the ring finger and thumb left.
About the Author
Michael Montoure writes horror & urban fantasy about hidden truths, secret dealings, & our changing pasts. He’s standing right behind you.
About the Narrator
J.C. Hutchins crafts award-winning transmedia narratives, screenplays and novels for companies such as 20th Century Fox, A&E, Cinemax, Discovery, FOX Broadcasting, Infiniti, Macmillan Publishers and Harebrained Schemes. He has been profiled by The New York Times, The Washington Post, NPR’s Weekend Edition, ABC Radio and the BBC. His latest creative endeavor is The 33, a monthly episodic ebook series. (more…)