Monthly Archives: April 2014

A Tease

You called him a tease, do you remember? This was way back when, our younger days. We had nicknames for all of them: some letters (tnt), some numbers (262). But him you called a tease. Because you had a crush … Continue reading

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Fate’s Appointed Rendevous

He pulled over to the side of the road. Something felt off about his car, not quite right. His mind rambled through all the different possibilities. It wasn’t a flat tire, didn’t seem bumpy enough. It couldn’t be a ball bearing, … Continue reading

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Tell Me It Isn’t True

You came knocking on the door. I was already in my pjs, it had been a long day. My eyes were tired, teary and red. I let you come in, and you stood close to me while I shut the … Continue reading

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Flying Away

The ground was gritty. Dirty snow lined the streets as we drove down them as fast as we could go. We were on our way to the airport. I remember because I couldn’t breathe. As I tried to concentrate, in and … Continue reading

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Skyfall

It fell from the sky in sticky, sweet, humid bursts during the night. It wasn’t water, that much was made clear when the early morning commuter windshields were smeared with goo. It covered the ground in slick oozy puddles, making … Continue reading

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Capsized

The voice came over the radio. “Ready to takeoff on a new adventure?” But we did not know how the adventure would turn out. How could we? No one knows. It’s a quest, a journey. Leaving it all behind, settling … Continue reading

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The Choice

Death came to me quickly. I felt the cold come and touch my soul, probing. “What do you want?” I could hear myself screaming, but there was no clear answer. It was just hushed voices, gathering closer and closer and … Continue reading

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