Tag Archives: Denial

Peter Pan

She was doing it again, talking about the future. And he played along, unsaid promises he couldn’t keep. “I still have a good three years till I have to worry about that,” she teased, and her laugh filled the car. … Continue reading

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Tragic

Oh, young love. But some things never change. Tragic “I didn’t think you’d come,” I said and splashed my feet in the water. Minnows scattered, darting around my feet. A crayfish crawled from beneath a rock, waved a claw in … Continue reading

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Before the Beginning

She stared at the half-empty room, the dustballs in the corners, the garbage bag at her feet.  Her clothes had overflowed the suitcases, so she had resorted to black plastic.  She felt there should be some significance to that, to … Continue reading

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