Stories tagged “SADNESS”

  • Bow Out Gracefully

    I stood on the back deck, looking into the trees. In the silence, the outdoor world was alive with bird twitterings, squirrels frolicking, and busy ants when you looked close enough.

    "Oh, here you are!" called Everett. "What are you doing out here? The p…

    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