A Distinct Impression


“A Distinct Impression” is my 5600 word attempt at horror. When Elaine finds a painting in a dumpster her life takes a turn. The painting is beautiful and skillfully created, but viewing it in different lighting reveals a more sinister side to it.

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Up to the Challenge


It wasn’t the climb that worried her as she peered up at the wall, that would be just like the last thirty times she had scaled it. The thing that worried her was the tip of the storm cloud she could see poking over the top.

This image was done with ink and watercolor pencils, which are the greatest things ever made.