Posts Tagged ‘six sentence story’

“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.”

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Dessert

Posted: June 11, 2015 in Fiction
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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.

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Oncoming

Posted: June 4, 2015 in Fiction
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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.

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