Entries by Belinda Brady

Spell for the Dead

by Belinda Brady   “The Spell for the Dead only works on Halloween, when spirits are earthbound.” My friend Judith states sitting beside me, clutching a photo of her deceased dog, Bronx.  This spell supposedly raised the dead and Judith insisted I help cast it. “We’ll soon know,” I reply as we hold hands and […]


by Belinda Brady   “Fancy a drink?” Dave asks. “I’m teleconferencing with head office soon, so not tonight,” Jillian replies. “Don’t work too hard then.” He smiles, exiting the gazebo with a laugh. The discovery of a mummy at the dig site was unexpected and moving it was complicated, requiring daily overtime from an exhausted […]


by Belinda Brady   “Shapeshifters? Why are you reading about them? They’re not real,” my childhood friend, Joshua, scoffs.  “You know me. I’m always learning something new,” I reply, glancing at the book on my table. Like how I had learned Joshua was sleeping with my wife. That was new. “You learn about dumb stuff, […]