Monthly Archives: December 2012

For The Man Who Hated Christmas

In case you don’t read right down to the very bottom, (although I advise you to do so) I want to make it clear that I did not write this beautiful story.  I’m merely sharing it in the true spirit … Continue reading

Posted in Inspiration, Life, Motivation, Short Story, Uncategorized, Writing | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

That’s the Spirit

Slop. A spoonful of potato hits the plate with a wallop and a little spec of mash lands on the hand holding it.  Instead of shuffling on like most, he pauses, making eye contact.  I steel myself, waiting for a … Continue reading

Posted in Fiction, Heroes, Inspiration, Life, Motivation, Relationships, Short Story, Uncategorized, Writing | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

Spinning

Dewy flush adorns our cheeks as we shuffle and bump in the tiny powder room, vying for equal mirror time. I don’t stand a chance of course, being at least a foot shorter than her, but that doesn’t stop me … Continue reading

Posted in Chick Lit, Fiction, Relationships, Short Story, Uncategorized, Writing | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

Lucky Thirteen

Gusts whipped through my hair, sun scorched my darkening skin and my lips caught as I attempted to close them over my wind-dried metal grin.  Houses dripped by like a painter’s palette caught in the rain as I whirred down … Continue reading

Posted in Chick Lit, Fiction, Inspiration, Relationships, Short Story, Uncategorized, Writing, Young Adult Literature | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments