A Short Story: The Invitation

Author’s Note: The short story below, the sixth in an ongoing series, was drawn up based on a creative writing exercise. Here’s how it works: I pull two cards from a box of writing prompts and write whatever comes to mind — it’s that simple. This week’s topic: “person who calls talk radio shows” and “invitation from a stranger.” Below is my interpretation of that combination. And since we are just few short weeks from Halloween, I