The Realtor showed the unpleasant, fickle Joneses 100 houses. For fun he showed them an unsellable house with a dark past. Entering its kitchen, the Joneses cringed. The Realtor pulled a knife. Stabbed them both. It was a murder house and needed more skeletons in its closet.
Bernardo Villela has published a novella The Isle of Helyr, and three short story collections, The Bloodmaster Trilogy and Teenage Death Songs, Vols. 1 & 2; and has short fiction included in stories in Coffin Bell Journal, The Dark Corner Zine, 101 Proof Horror, A Monster Told Me Bedtime Stories, Page & Spine and forthcoming in 42 Stories Anthology and Rivet. You can read more about these and various other pursuits at www.miller-villela.com.