La Sinistre

Jennifer Timer
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Isaac McCallum knows too intimately the struggles of being born into an ultra-Catholic family. His saintly mother, Angelica, is convinced that Isaac’s left-handedness makes him a deviant sinner. Because the Bible clearly cites the association between evil and “the left” (or “la sinistre” in Latin), she fears Isaac will be unfit in the eyes of God on Judgment Day. The more Angelica struggles to reform her son, the more Isaac turns away, turns to La Sinistre.This short story deals with themes of religious fanaticism, art, family dynamics, and fear.
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About the author

Jennifer Timer grew up idolizing Stephen King, John Saul, Anne Rice, and John Farris. Sleepless high school nights were spent devouring novels and churning out her own horror and suspense pieces. These days, her horror stories are more mature, often incorporating the terror of being a grown-up. 

Jennifer Timer is a creative nonfiction and horror writer based out of Port Moody, BC.
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Jennifer Timer
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Feb 1, 2018
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24
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English
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Fiction / Horror
Fiction / Short Stories (single author)
Fiction / Thrillers / Psychological
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