Short stories tagged with Child Death

Listing 4 stories.

After two men get laid off from their construction jobs, they concoct a scheme to kidnap a local kid and earn ransom.

There is something suspicious about the family with a crabapple tree on their property. After a new stepmother arrives, the other members of the family start to mysteriously drop like flies.

A recovered heroin addict begins to doubt that the man she ran away with knows what is best for her future.

When her daughter dies in a mass shooting, a mother donates the daughter's pictures to a tech company in hopes that they can utilize them to protect future children, what she doesn’t realize is that it is she herself who needs protection from the internet trolls that come after her.