In Time: Amnesia

This follows immediately after Lost and Found.

He stretched his hand out in offering to help Viola up. Though she felt repulsed by its clamminess, she accepted it, drawing on its strength to gain her footing. She began to stumble, her legs weakening beneath her, and felt relief wash over her when he caught her. Her mind was a blank slate, racing unsuccessfully to remember how she knew this man. She barely remembered who she was. The only memory she had was of a woman’s kind face, her lips whispering warnings in her ear, her fingers placing black material around her wrist. Frustration dawned as nothing came.

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Stephanie Ayers

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A published author with a knack for twisted tales, Stephanie Ayers is the Executive Creative Director of OWS Ink, LLC, a community for writers and readers alike. She loves a good thriller, fairies, things that go bump in the night, and sappy stories. When she is not writing, she can be found in Creative Cloud designing book covers and promotional graphics for authors.
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3 thoughts on “In Time: Amnesia”

  1. Carrie says:

    poor viola…memory loss is frustrating.

    1. SAM says:

      And it gets worse…

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