Stories tagged “RELATIONSHIP”

  • Shh, part 15

    Lenn poured soup into the thermos lid that doubled as a cup. “I guess we'll start with broth first. All the good stuff is staying at the bottom.”

    Liv wrapped both hands around the proffered cup and sipped. Lenn took to the other side of the bed causing i…

    Posted 1 year ago
  • A Conversation with the Unconscious

    “No, I wouldn't say you're fat.” Trent said, his face pressed against my back. Despite the heat of the apartment, it was a welcome comforting warmth. “But both of us could stand to lose some weight.”

    I stiffened. Now his face was too close. It was in my …

    Posted 1 year ago
  • Control

    He was a laid-back guy and didn't mind when the woman took control. He'd been working hard for three weeks and she'd had their entire wedding planned by the time he'd returned. There were some things that women were just better at doing.

    He reflected tha…

    Posted 1 year ago
  • Intersection

    The lights flashed red and I raced forward. Car horns and the screech of tires blared at me, scolding me. Careening towards the woman that stood opposite me on the crosswalk. She registered me with a look of surprise, then she smiled and spread her arms …

    Posted 2 years ago
  • Green

    Unapologetically together,

    seeming like we're teeming with

    something you'll never know.

    Seeping with tingly feeling,

    I am not ashamed.

    Sometimes almost instinctually

    jealous.

    Green and calloused...

    your face.

    Are you sick?

    You should be ashamed.

    Others' h…

    Posted 2 years ago
  • Love Hesitates

    She saw him across the crowded party basement. Her heart swelled with euphoria. Her eyes sparkled. She was overly exuberant, but her friends thought she'd caught the party fever. They had no idea of her secret passion for the boy lurking in the corner.

    W…

    Posted 3 years ago