Everyone knows that ghosts aren’t real, but monsters, well, maybe they are, and maybe they aren’t. When I was a little kid I had one living under my bed. Finally, my mom got me a dog and Skippy kept him away until he moved out of our house forever. It’s a good thing, because sharing my room with a monster was really tricky. I didn’t usually think about him when I first went to bed. After brushing my teeth and getting my bedtime story, my mom would turn out the light, and I’d just fall asleep. But then, if I had to get up in the middle of the night to use the bathroom I couldn’t let my feet touch the floor. Touching the floor was the only actual way that the monster could bite or grab me….
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- Written by: Talia Pura