The Woods (Or The InExplicable Murder Mystery That Happened Over The Course of a Few Days)

Ella Bismol lives in Overthebrook, a very small town. When A string of strange deaths start to happen it sets the town on edge, and Ella realizes that all the deaths circulated around the woods. She sets it upon herself, with the help of a local newspaper reporter-Ezrah Stone to find out how and why they died.

(the dates of when the chapters were written is because its for the nanowrimo competition where you write something and have a chapter a day with 100 words per day)


30. EPILOGUE -written 12/01/15


The trees whisper around you, hushed secrets and fortunes. They they send a dizzying gust of wind around you, leaves fly up  to block your view annoyingly and the roots seem to reach up and out, following you with no more than a slither like snakes.  A low hum suddenly comes from deeper in the woods around you. It gets louder and louder.  You freeze as it happens again,scared , and this time, the words, low and nearly incoherent, hit your ears. The words send you shaking and your beat speeds up frantically. Your eyes widen and you look around at the impossibly dark midnight colored purple-blue-black sky, and it's almost like it wraps you up in a blanket of safety. The trees have told you your future. Only the sky is comforting, along with the being next to you who feels the same. They only thing you have left. 

Suddenly a large crashing sound happens, and the the world goes still. Then you hear a painful 'whack'.  You look down, and through the middle of your chest, where your heart would be. A bloody root sticks out. Your last calm thought is that you have been impaled. You feel no pain from shock until an owl hoots behind you.  The pain erupts from your torso and you fall to your knees: the world goes dark. 

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