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“Sealing the Shadows” by T.G. Arsenault

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Jimmy spends most of his days locked away inside his bedroom. His father doesn’t want other people to see the misshapen boy, but Jimmy’s room is more than just his prison. It’s his sanctuary. It’s where he hides from his father’s drunken rage listening to the man beat his defenseless wife. Since Jimmy’s condition has left him colorblind, he sees everything in black white: a world full of shadows. His father’s shadow is like a monster constantly trying to crawl under Jimmy’s door, and the boy knows he must find a way to get rid of the terrible beast. He cannot handle the terrifying shadows any longer.


Sealing the Shadows

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About the Author
Originally from Maine, T.G. Arsenault retired from the U.S. Air Force after 22 years. He is the author of the novels, Forgotten Souls (Five Star) and Bleeding the Vein (Gallows Press). He recently finished his latest novel, Fall of an Empire. His short fiction has appeared in multiple online venues and print anthologies and received an honorable mention in the Year’s Best Fantasy and Horror, Sixteenth Edition. T.G. Arsenault resides in Rochester, New York.
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