“You’re not good enough & there’s something seriously wrong with you; no matter how hard you try, you’ll always fall short.”
“You’re too caught up in your own thoughts, too emotional, too intense, too numb, too calculated, too lethargic, too everything; you’re hard to love.”
Continue reading “Bitch.”
He gazed at me with his big brown eyes & cocked one eyebrow in question as he reached across the dinner table for my hand.
The instant we touched, I felt electrified; my breath caught in my chest & my heart skipped a beat.
The other diners around us faded into the background; the clanking of silverware on china & the murmur of other conversations muted.
Continue reading “Dessert”
He must have seen the fury in her eyes as she sprung up off her seat on the couch because he took a few steps backwards.
Instead of raising her hand to strike him or throw something, however, she moved quickly toward the door, where she grabbed the keys off the peg &, without saying a word, disappeared out the front door into the night.
Continue reading “Oncoming”