Written for NYC Midnight‘s Short Story Challenge 2017, round 3
Prompt: Open / sunset / an undertaker
Summary: In a cemetery full of trees, rather than headstones, the mysterious caretaker seeks to learn about the human experience.
Victoria is a writer as well as an editor and life-long fan of books. When she isn’t reading, she can usually be found hanging out with her Great Dane, who (despite his size) thinks he is a lap dog.