A frozen goldfish in a plastic bag.
And a woman afraid she’s losing her grip on reality.
"A Purple Elephant" is a 2,900-word suspense short story about grief and betrayal.
In "The Replacements," a prodigal returns to find that her parents have started a new family, one with no room for her. This disturbing 3,600-word suspense short story is about the lengths to which we'll go to feel like we're wanted, and how we don't always see things the way they really are.