Month: February 2015

Cut and Run

Amy hung sloppily off the arm of Scott. To everyone at the party, it appeared that she couldn’t hold her liquor as well as she’d thought. Billie, of…

Compassion

Eunice set the picture of their Caribbean vacation on the side table as quietly as she could, trying not to wake him. She brought her fingers to her…

Snowflake Method?

I love writing scenes and flash pieces from writing prompts. In fact, I’ve written hundreds of them. Pantsing out 750 words at a time is downright exhilarating and…

Waiting

Janine’s leg bounced and jittered as if it had a mind of its own. If only I could tap this as an energy source, she thought, hoping for…

Frannie Takes the Train

The rattle and rumble of the train on its tracks persisted in their pursuit of my sleep. I fought the fatigue despite being awake for the last thirty…

Twenty-Three Years In

It’s late at night and we lie in bed Lost in thought, alone in mind The heat of passion cooling soft Drifting darkly, we are blind We’re not…

Sunset Heat

I put the rest of the tools in the trunk and wheeled it over to the tie-downs. The sweat poured off my head despite the cooling salt air.…

Blind Dining

“Eyes up, soldier,” she said and I did. The corner of her mouth was turned up in a smirk, eyes sparkling. I sat back in my chair and…

Learning from Binge Watching TV

So, I have to admit something. I enjoy binge watching TV shows. There is nothing better than curling up on the couch with my best girl on a…

Cruising

Late at night she walks the scene alone Enticing predatory eyes Trying too hard to attract Streetwalker in war paint Short skirt, long jacket Too much lipstick Take…