The thing about the end is that you so rarely realise it’s the end at the time. It’s only when you look back that you see all the signs, announcing “This is It!” Like that time I thought I had a best friend and a loving boyfriend. Well, I suppose I did have a best… Continue reading Endings
In solidarity, the clock stopped ticking.
I listened from downstairs as she packed. She’d break everything she owned if she wasn’t careful. I didn’t help as she dragged the over-stuffed bag down each step. I’d learned that offering only made her more angry, dragged the performance out a bit longer. “I love you, please don’t go like this.” It slipped out… Continue reading Love/Hate – 99 word flash fiction
A signed name; a sealed fate.
Broken shoe, broken cheekbone, broken spirit.
The greener grass was damn AstroTurf….
The phone rings. The voice on the other end say “we need you again”, then hangs up. I want to pretend I didn’t hear her, go back in time and not answer the call. Who am I kidding? There are no choices here, not for me anyway. I’m the main attraction. My popularity is to… Continue reading The Call