Lucy in the Afterlife: Validation

By Paula Bianchi – “Did you see that? She could see us.” Dobson bounced around the foyer full of excitement. “She winked at us.” Ava said, with disbelief. “I really liked her, Dad.” Emma’s voice interrupted their discussion. “Maybe we should have Kat investigate our house, so we can figure out what’s going on here.” […]

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Lucy in the Afterlife: The New Housekeeper

By Paula Bianchi – “I’ll be right there!”  Michael called out from the office, as he tried to compose himself from what he’d just witnessed, but he also felt a sense of awe, and a calm awareness that Lucy was still with him. The skeptic in him couldn’t explain away what he had experienced in […]

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Lucy in the Afterlife: Life Goes On

By Paula Bianchi – “I don’t know what else I can do.”  Lucy threw her hands up in defeat, then, she fell back on the couch feeling drained.  “Weeks have gone by, and Michael has ignored all of the signs I’ve been leaving for him.  He always comes up with an excuse to explain it […]

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Lucy in the Afterlife: Manifesting Signs (Part 3)

By Paula Bianchi – As Emma clung to the necklace, Lucy left as a sign from the other side, she said, “I miss you so much, Mom.” Then more tears fell from her cheeks. Lucy put her arms around her daughter. She hugged her tightly, and when she did, she knew Emma was aware of […]

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Lucy in the Afterlife: Manifesting Signs (Part 2)

By Paula Bianchi – Emma and Justin stood frozen in disbelief. They stared at the door, which had, without warning, slammed shut all by itself. “Look at how big the gray cloud is, Lucy, and it’s rolling like a storm in the sky.” Dobson pointed to the cloud hovering above Emma and Justin. Suddenly, the […]

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Lucy in the Afterlife: Manifesting Signs (Part 1)

By Paula Bianchi – “I don’t know what she’s talking about.” Dobson said, in confusion. As the four ghostly roommates sat in the living room, Lucy could tell, by the expression on Dobson’s face, that he had no clue what Sondra meant about him being able to teach her, or anyone else, how to give […]

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Lucy in the Afterlife: Misty Gray Cloud

By Paula Bianchi – “Why do things keep breaking, Dad?!” Emma exclaimed. “This is becoming a bit concerning.” Michael noted before he went to fetch his slippers from his room. “What’s going?” Justin asked, in confusion. “Maybe if you were home more often, you’d know.” Emma glared at him as she passed by to get […]

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Lucy in the Afterlife: Wandering Spirits (Part 2)

By Paula Bianchi – “Can’t you guys help him?” Sondra felt so sad for Cameron having to deal with her unseen world, but she also wondered how he could hear these specters. “I was attempting to do just that before you two arrived.” Helena answered. “Now, with Sondra here, it will be a lot easier […]

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Lucy in the Afterlife: Wandering Spirits (Part 1)

By Paula Bianchi – “I’m so happy to meet you.” Lucy gave her guide a big hug. The instant connection she felt towards Sondra was undeniable like she’s known her forever. “I am here earlier than we planned, Lucy, because the current circumstances have changed.” Sondra took a seat on the couch and motioned for […]

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Lucy in the Afterlife: Greasy Carl

By Paula Bianchi – Lucy stood there waiting for an answer to her question, with Ava and Dobson by her side, but this short and stocky man just smirked at them. His jeans and black t-shirt were thread bare and caked in grease and grime, which matched his greasy shoulder length, dirty blonde hair. “I […]

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