I came across this story as it landed in email. Something about it captured my imagination. It’s beautifully written and the most interesting things are what it doesn’t say. Who are the monsters? What happened to the world?
Do read it, as it will set your imagination on fire.
He brings her the broken children. The ones he finds wandering alone—mute and shivering. Who better than the one without memories to care for those …Apple Stars | A Short Story