Shannon Peavey is a writer and horse trainer from Seattle, Washington. Her work has appeared in Apex, and Urban Fantasy Magazine, and The Masters Review and is forthcoming in Lightspeed. She can be found online at shannonpeavey.com on Twitter @shannonpv.
“You are an abiku, a spirt child,” he said. “You have come to your mother three times before and have died before your seventh year."
I know from Samara that it's useless wishing a gast away. You have to change yourself.