Alt.Confessions by Ulf Wolf
Approx. 13,250 words.
Published on August 11, 2013.
Bradford Crodin is an online predator who has gone too far. His tactic is confessions. He listens, understands, and invades the privacy of the person he pursues.
He is successful at this, his perverted game. Too successful.
This story takes place in the mid-1990s, when the Usenet was all the rage, and more or less the Facebook of its day.