Compared to other towns of its size, Humpbuckle-on-sea has always had an unusually high murder rate.
Smugglers, using hidden coves to land illicit goods, may explain some of the killings.
But, not all.
Is it possible for a place to be truly evil?
Extract from "Humpbuckle: Murder Town"
This is a 50-word story written using @mariannewest's @freewritehouse Freewrite Writing Prompt “murder”
This is the 180th fifty-word story in the Humpbuckle Tales series. You can find all the tales reblogged on the @humpbuckletales account.
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