Stories tagged “SUMMER”

  • Smothered

    Anthony fingered the thick woolen blanket that nearly suffocated him with stuffy heat. The fabric was rough, well-worn from use by his grandmother who had passed it down to his mother. Now it was his.

    It was foolish to be wrapped in wool during the hotte…

    Posted 2 years ago
  • When Lloyd Shows Up

    The day was sunny, warm, but the slight breeze made it tolerable. Half the town seemed to be at the park. Laura treated her daughter Madelyn and her babysitter Lena to a picnic at the park.

    "I know it's your day off, but I wanted to celebrate and you're …

    Posted 3 years ago