An Unexpected Guest (horror/mystery)
An old man, days short of his one hundredth birthday, decides the time is right to finally divulge his lifelong secret to his young grandson.
This secret has enabled him to live a life beyond imagination, and he wishes for his grandson to experience the same.
If his grandson is willing to pay the price.
The secret is amazing.
The secret is also horrific.
To achieve the unthinkable, first you must do the unthinkable.
(part of the short story collection “Flotsam”)