Short Story: The Ruins

The Ruins a short story by Nikki Bollman The ruins sat atop the tall hill and were almost buried by the years and the creeping forest. Red stones crumbled and fell from the walls, and wood ceilings had long since rotted away. Arches carved with flowers and vines had become …

Short Story: Forest Mother

Forest Mother a short story by Nikki Bollman She snuck out at midnight through the window in her room. The full moon cast white light over her, and she was glad for the fact that the only observers she needed to worry about were inside, asleep. Shivering in the cold …