What would you do if you discover a diary or journal full of secrets? Maybe you do have a story like this one. In this short story, you’ll learn Carla will get herself in a situation she will regret. Who would’ve thought to discover a diary would cause your life to change forever!
Carla is walking home from school. She couldn’t wait to get home so she could get her homework assignments done. Then take a nap from the long school day she had. On her way home, she walks through the field of orange flowers as she usually does. Carla trips over something sticking out the ground. The object has brown muddy dirt on it. Out of anger from tripping up on the object. Carla decides to pick up the object and was about to throw it until she realizes what it was.
Discovering that the dirty object is a diary she decides to wipe off some of the mud with her hands then continues to open it up. Inside the diary on the first page, it says “This diary belongs to Amy Sue.” Carla thought the name sound a bit old fashion. Flipping through the pages she starts to read the diary entries. What she started reading made her sick to her stomach. It was something she wasn’t expecting. Also, there was a wave of fear that took over her body.
The diary entries are detailed stories about victims that have been murder. Some of the stories told how the victims are tortured before taking their last breath. One of the victims was stabbed 52 times. Little did Carla know the owner of the diary is a serial killer. Amy Sue always made sure she wrote down every little detail about her murders.
It’s Part of the Plan
You’re probably thinking why would a serial killer carelessly leave their diary in a random place. Well, that’s part of Amy Sue plan. She leaves her diary in secret locations that she knows someone will find the diary. Once the person discovers the diary that becomes her next victim. She watches them from a distance without them knowing. Amy Sue calls this “the diary trap.” Will Carla be able to survive when the killer comes after her? What would you do if you found a diary with information about murders that have happened?