Month: May 2011

For authors, by authors, one word at a time

Little Girl Lost

Someday… I will don that cap and gown. I have graduated from high school, but I didn’t attend graduation. I had only been at the school for a month and didn’t see the point. I was bitter. Too bitter. Life was an uncoated aspirin that always seemed to get stuck in my throat; the acrid…
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May 31, 2011 17

Feigned Innocence

This was absolutely the last time he would ever lock her out again. It was double jeopardy time for the little man. Going outside without permission was his first strike, but locking his mother out of the house when she made him come in was the last straw.?? A purple vein ran down her forehead,…
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May 27, 2011 31

>Weathered: Red Hot Breakfast

>This post happens shortly after this piece. The old woman turned and smiled. Blair and Anthony made a handsome pair as they came through the door into the diner. They had decided to get breakfast on the run after a rummage through her fridge came up dry. “Sit wherever you’d like,” the old woman told…
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May 15, 2011 2