Pretty Kitty

She tipped her head to the side. It felt lighter than usual. She dropped the needle and walked into the bathroom.

“Oh, hello pretty kitty,” she said to her reflection.

She put her lipstick on. A touch of mascara. A quick brush of her hair. She turned to leave the apartment

“Oh yes, silly me,” she muttered to herself, scooping her brains off the floor and pushing them into the hole in her head.

“Can’t forget them!”

The Little Fears little horror stories are collected in Capricorn. The Little Fears second book.