An atmospheric short story of looming menace and brooding presence by Jill Gambling.
A mysterious man boards an early morning train bound for Penzance.
The sinister stranger seems to possess an inexplicable, demonic aura that disturbs the calm, self-assured complacency of three men sitting in the same carriage by chance.
Where is this stranger from, and where is he going, and why is he on this train? Why are the fellow passengers the stranger meets so shaken by his actions?
Jill Gambling manages to keep the reader’s attention at fever pitch in this perplexing haunting tail of menace and suspense and intrigue. Tapping into the inner realms of the subconscious thought process that deal with hidden apprehensions and anxiety, this story manages to unnerve us as well as force us to ask questions of ourselves.
Genre: Crime, Thriller & Mystery, Thrillers, Suspense, Fiction, Short Stories
Size: 19 pages
Free download for Kindle from 23 February 2020 onward