I participated in this short story challenge. Here is my “completed” short story. Untitled I walked into the lunchroom and headed straight to the balcony. There was no point in paying attention to the women pretending their tables were full and the men trying to clear a space for me. That had been… Continue reading Ringing in the New Year writing
“Just think about how far we all have come since last year. Isn’t it amazing?” Drea smiled as she sat back in her chair at our banquet table. The other sorority members who were seated with us were either up and dancing or mingling around the banquet hall. Amazing wasn’t the word I was thinking… Continue reading Nobody’s Somebody (excerpt)
CHAPTER ONE I woke up to the sweet and musky scent of AXE. It was not the vanilla I was use too. When I opened my eyes the ceiling was missing my glow in the dark stars. Lifting the covers revealed a lack of any clothing. My head fell back on the pillow. “Jesus girl.” … Continue reading Are You Okay?
My legs burned. I rubbed the rippled indentations on my calves. There was nothing soft or plush about this floor. It was more like a Brillo pad rather than a teddy bear. This wasn’t anything new to me. Too numerous were the times I had rolled around on this floor with Angel, almost rubbed my… Continue reading Tabitha