Category: fiction

blizzzzzzzard

Sometimes, dear friends, when warm moist air rises up over cold air, well, it dumps a shitload of snow on Eastern Canada. He kicks at the door. Once. Twice. “Fuck.” Thrice. The door swings...

1826 days

She notices how the flickering candle light dances on the restaurant wall, as she adjusts the strap of her dress. She people watches for a moment. But only for a moment, before she is...

achooo!

The sun forcing its way in between the blinds feels like an assault to her. She has dry lips and it hurts when she tries to swallow. Her head aches. Her limbs are tired....

show then tell

The moon is supplying just enough light. Nothing more. He takes her hand and leads her over the rocky shore. The fall breeze is biting. They reach their destination. He helps her climb up...

things that shine

There’s this girl who exists just on the border of your life. You know her, but you don’t. You get her, but you don’t. Because our natures abhor an information vacuum, you fill in...

we should go on a date

This is as dressy as he gets. And it’s not bad. White shirt. Sport coat. No tie. Jeans. But they’re new. You know, ish. Hair cut. Relatively clean shaven. A bit of a strut...

the girl in the green dress

“So I’ve been thinking…” she says, reaching across the diner table and stealing one of his fries. “Oh yeah?,” he replies, moving his plate away from her. “I think it would be better if...

the girl in the sundress

“Time to get up…” he whispers into her resentful ear, gently placing his hand on her shoulder. She rolls towards him. He is smiling too big for 3 am. Here in the long afterglow,...

the girl in a different blue dress

There’s a photo I saw once. It’s of a girl who would remind me that she would prefer to be called a woman. She’s back-lit and front facing. Well, mostly. She’s kind of looking...

the girl no longer in the silver dress

The sun let itself in, before the city noises arrived on a breeze, through the partially open French doors. The breeze is the tiniest bit cool. Just enough to let you know it’s there....