-This will awaken your worst nightmare.- Horror fans - do not pass up, because this chilling, short story will scare you to death! Have you ever worried that something is hiding beneath the sand? What if something brushed your foot one night on the beach? Would you run? Could you? - Character driven! - Suspenseful! - Horrifying! Now that surfing, dating, and every aspect of a California retirement is off limits, he paints and pretends the beach isn't so close. Things might have been okay, too, if he hadn't found the new pile of sand in his house or thought so hard about the accidents. He tries to do what they trained him back in his Vietnam days - focus ahead, but never behind, but it's hard to ignore what tickles and scrapes your feet, what whispers to you in the dead of night.