The Gift is the third in a miniseries of short stories, novelettes, and novellas by Easton Livingston called The Dark Corner. It is a dark fantasy novelette. The other stories in the series, The Visitor, The Forest, The Basement, and The Confrontation are available online for download.
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Easton Livingston is a supernatural thriller, superheroic fiction author, weaving together action, fantasy, and suspense. his writing is described as The 4400 television series meets Stranger Things. The Gift is an entry point into his Reality Imagination Universe (RIU).
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You can’t wake up if the nightmare is real.
Ten-year-old Jason Meechum is a quiet boy who hides in fantasy and science fiction books. Other kids pick and make fun of him but he suffers through it. That’s because Jason has a secret. A secret of pain. A secret of fear. A secret he wants to tell but can’t.
All of that is about to change because Jason will be the recipient of something special. Something beautiful and mysterious. Something wondrous and odd.
Tonight, Jason will be the bearer of two secrets. These secrets will meet for the first time. Only one secret will survive. The outcome will determine if ten-year-old Jason will live to see age eleven.