The Object of her Obsession by Saul Tanpepper
Series: A Menagerie of Macabre Mini-Fiction, Book 4.
Approx. 11,000 words.
Published on October 14, 2011.
Can love transcend death?
For three summers, seventeen-year-old Emma Harris has been secretly watching Jesse, the boy her uncle hires to fix their fences. Now, three years after her father's death, she is ready to make him hers, no matter what it takes.
A short story from the collection: Shorting the Undead and Other Horrors.