Lucy in the Afterlife: Emma’s Grief (Part 2)

By Paula Bianchi – “Emma! Justin! I’m home!” The sound of Michael’s voice shook the house causing Emma to jump up and run to her mirror to clean herself up before her dad could see her like this. “Hi, Dad.” Emma called out as she opened her bedroom door and walked over to look down […]

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Lucy in the Afterlife: Emma’s Grief (Part 1)

By Paula Bianchi – “What happened, Lucy?” Dobson joined Lucy in the foyer. “Emma just came running through here, and she seemed very upset as she ran up the stairs. When she slammed her bedroom door, that figurine,” Lucy pointed to the shattered mess of porcelain that spread across the marble floor, “went flying against […]

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Lucy in the Afterlife: Justin’s Changed (Part 2)

By Paula Bianchi – Lucy tugged on the bottom of her navy-blue jacket, then, she tucked her hair behind both ears, as she tried to calm the emotions that were threatening to take over. Once she felt more composed, she took her seat on the couch, and waited for Remy to answer, what he deemed, […]

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Lucy in the Afterlife: Justin’s Changed (Part 1)

By Paula Bianchi – After following her son for a few weeks, Lucy was disheartened by what she had witnessed. Justin was a full-blown addict along with his new friends. She could see how he was pulling himself away from his father, Michael, and his sister, Emma. To make matters worse, she was still waiting […]

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Lucy in the Afterlife: A New Plan

By Paula Bianchi – “Why are you asking her that?” Lucy interrupted, before Ellen could respond. “You said you were always there if I needed any help. Well, I need you now, and you say you’re not here for me.” Her voice dripped with indignation. “How does that help me?” She asked, staring into his […]

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Lucy in the Afterlife: Lori’s Story (Part 2)

By Paula Bianchi – When Lori’s mom instructed Lucy, with her beamed thoughts, she turned around and saw the storage building, where she said to meet, on the left side of the property. Without any hesitation, she floated through one of the walls. For a storage building, it was very organized and neat. Lucy scanned […]

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Lucy in the Afterlife: Lori’s Story (Part 1)

By Paula Bianchi – After they all gathered in the Living-room, Lucy could sense the lingering apprehension between her new ghostly roommates. She quickly came to the conclusion that they weren’t going to freely share anything. Time to put her lawyer skills to the test. “I can see your nervousness, but it’s imperative for you […]

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Lucy in the Afterlife: Not My Son (Part 2)

By Paula Bianchi – Lucy watched the biggest, brightest, white orb, she’d ever seen, as it came floating down from the ceiling, then, Remy materialized right before her. A wave of relief washed over her as she reached out and took him by the hand. “I don’t know what to do!” Lucy exclaimed. “Please! Tell […]

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Lucy in the Afterlife: Not My Son (Part 1)

By Paula Bianchi – Lucy’s orb shot across the starry sky so fast; she looked like a shooting star. She had only one thing on her mind. Her son, Justin. After everything she’d just witnessed on her tour, she knew she had to do whatever she could to save Justin from Lori attaching to him. […]

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Lucy in the Afterlife: My Guided Tour (Part 2)

By Paula Bianchi – When Lucy and Keith materialized, they were standing in front of the local bar in the town where Lucy’s parents lived. The town was old, so some of the buildings around her, where in disrepair. This bar, on the corner of the street, seemed to be in the most need of […]

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