Elwood and Hazel Dell looked out over Lake Arthur...
...and waited for the explosions.
While you wait for me to finish my novella (you are waiting, aren't you?), check out Mia's collection of her first 8 episodes of Shudderville, called Wish.
The tale that moves breathlessly but logically, that is built incident upon incident to a telling climax with the frankly avowed purpose to entertain, that has no questionable leanings or immoral affiliations--such a tale speeds innocently an idle hour, diverts pleasantly the harassed mind, freshens our zeal for the duties of life, and occasionally leaves us with higher ideals.