The Haunted Traveler Vol 1 Issue 2

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Kick in Halloween with the latest issue of The Haunted Traveler. We opened up and looked for the strangest and the most horrific tales from this universe, bringing them here in a single collection for the readers to get a little twisted. The Haunted Traveler is a horror and science fiction literary anthology that releases twice a year. Published through Weasel Press, the anthology seeks to roam around with the stories you'll never forget. Those dark little tales that are sort of etched in everyone. We love the dark and twisted and we really want to be scared. Check out our website to see when we're open next. The Haunted Traveler is a non-profit, Horror and Science Fiction anthology that accepts a wide variety of art media such as photography, short fiction, creative non-fiction, digital artwork and more.

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every acting class.”

“I taught her that.”

“Small world, in and out of the joint.”

“Indeed it is. I want you to read from the top

of page ten, when the crazed murderer tells his parole

officer he is going to kill again.”

“I can do that.”

“Have you ever killed anyone?”

“I was a lousy thief, not a goddamn killer.”

“Crazed murderer wouldn’t look too inviting

on an acting résumé, would it?”

“Probably not. Enough I put the exact dates of

my incarceration.”

“Lovely phrase: the exact dates of my incarceration.

Could be a line in a Beckett play.”

“Waiting for Godot was put on in San Quentin

for the inmates in 1957. My acting teacher told us

that.”

“For inspiration, no doubt.”

“Her class and acting transformed me top to

bottom, inside and out.”

“Read, read…please.”

“Here is goes…”

“Somewhat deficient, I’m sorry to say.”

“That was exhausting…and scary.”

“Unfortunately, not very convincing.”

“I was trying to inhabit the role.”

“A crazed murderer you didn’t inhabit. Not

even close.”

“I can do another speech..”

“I have a dozen others to audition this afternoon.”

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