The Silence Fell
by Stephen Liddell
It is a dark snowy Christmas Eve morning and Jay has just finished his paper-round and and thinking of getting back home to his warm breakfast.
Taking a shortcut back through a lonely park, Jay encounters a series of increasingly menacing snowmen . Unknown to Jay they are the trapped souls of children all lured to the deise by a mysterious ghostly spectre who feeds off their energy. 3,100 words