#Flashfiction – No-one would have believed

Check out Robbie Cheadle’s contribution to my Stock Photo Challenge from this post on her blog.

WARNING: I am listening to Bram Stoker’s Dracula and editing my horror story – this story told in exactly 100 words may be disturbing to some readers.

Looking at her picture, no one would have believed Sarah Kelly was the most prolific serial killer of all time. Travelling from hospital to hospital, she stole new-born babies, drained their tiny bodies of blood and buried their ashen grey corpses. She used the blood to make face serums for wealthy women who wanted to remain young. Her formula worked and, as more and more money rolled in her door, so her need for blood increased. Eventually she became careless.

When she was finally caught, nearly six hundred corpses in various stages of decomposition were discovered in her home-built vault.

This short story was written for Don Massenzio’s photo stock challenge and is based on the story of Amelia Dyer, the infamous baby…

View original post 63 more words

2 thoughts on “#Flashfiction – No-one would have believed

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s