Just a little something from a nightmare.
The prompt was “drool.” I was briefly torn between cute babies and Gila Monsters. Dog drool is more common… And more disgusting.
I thought back to a hilarious Tumblr post running around on Facebook about vampires dribbling blood – their food! – down their chins. How sloppy! Hardly suave at all.
No, this is the thing that my pen drooled up.
And that’s just drool, not blood. But here’s the thing…
I think it devours the sweetness of dreams.