The Cliff: A Webnovel

The Cliff: Chapter Three

A Mysterious Book Is Left On Lorna’s Doorstep, While Dark Forces Prowel Through The Night.

Read Chapter One | Chapter Two

A loud knock startled Lorna awake. “Hm… wonder who’s here.” Grabbing a robe from the bathroom door, she wrapped tight and cracked the front door. The hallway appeared empty. Confused, she went to shut it when something caught her eye. A leather-bound book sat on the floor. Curious, she picked the book up. “Wonder who left this. Why didn’t they wait and hand it to me?” She ran a hand over the family name, Reaves, impressed in the soft black leather. The book vibrated. “What the—”. Startled, the book slipped and hit the floor with a thud. Cautious, she used a foot to scoot the book into the apartment and slammed the door. 

There had never been mention of a family book, at least none she remembered. Someone had to know about the book. Dialing her Mom from memory, she answered on the second ring, “Hello.”

“Mom?” Lorna paced.


If you enjoyed what you have read, please consider signing up for Vocal (It’s Free) and hit the ❤️ Heart

If you are a Writer and want to give it a try, you can currently try Vocal+ for $1 here.

Interested in receiving updates? 👇🏻 Hit the Follow button 👇🏻

If you would like to Support me, you could buy me a coffee.

Photograph by Thom Holmes via Unsplash. Altered by Jennifer Brewer via Canva

Originally published on Vocal

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s