“Removal Day” (Horror d’oeuvre #4)

(The estimated reading time for this is 5 minutes)Howard sits in the waiting room, thumbing through a magazine. He’s not the only adult here, but the others – mothers, mostly – are sitting next to their children, who range in age from early to late teens. Occasionally, the other adults glance at him, frowning slightly, […]
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Tim Waggoner wrote his first story at the age of five, when he created a comic book version of King Kong vs. Godzilla on a stenographer’s pad. It took him a few more years until he began selling professionally, though. Overall, he has published close to thirty novels and three short story collections, and his articles on writing have appeared in Writer’s Digest and Writers’ Journal, among other publications. He teaches creative writing at Sinclair Community College and in Seton Hill University’s Master of Fine Arts in Writing Popular Fiction program. He hopes to continue writing and teaching until he keels over dead, after which he wants to be stuffed and mounted, and then placed in front of his computer terminal.