Victoria’s Road

I live in New Jersey – the state known for its “haunted roads.” Crack open a copy of Weird NJ and you’ll see what I…

Google Street View

Yesterday, I looked up our house on Google Street View. I wish I didn’t. The picture showed our little blue A-frame perfectly. The…

I Picked Up a Hitchhiker

I was driving through rural New Jersey when I saw him. A hitchhiker, standing by the side of the road. Surprisingly well-dressed –…

The Warm Spot Under my Floor

Floors are supposed to be cold. That’s why socks and slippers exist, right? But the first day in my new house, I found…

Mushrooms

I wasn’t allowed to walk anywhere alone. Not with Frank Lonegan on the loose. Suspected of brutally murdering his wife and their unborn…

Shadows Where They Died

I can see where people died. No, no, it’s not what you’d think. No zombies with blood all over them, staring at me,…

What’s on my Baby’s Head?

6:27 am. The contractions had gone from cramps to mind-blowing pulses of pain. I screamed and cried and gasped for air. When will this…

The Flight from Hell

I was not enjoying my flight. I was in a middle seat, crammed between a purple-haired teenager and a woman with a screaming baby. I’d…