Love and success: A short story. Part 3 

Part three: Too much sauce Joseph and I went on a date to revamp his wardrobe, so that he could impress Cindy Chu and Jessica Arnold. I took him to Nordstrom, but after he saw the prices, he insisted we go elsewhere. I told him that we could go elsewhere, if he tried on a…

Falling in love is easy, staying in love takes commitment. 

Love is in the air… oh, never mind, that’s pollen. Achoo! Spring is two weeks away, but you can feel and smell it coming. It was eighty-one freaking degrees today! I have to admit, spring is one of my favorite seasons (fall is the other), but there are some things I just don’t like about…

Miracle Beans: A Christmas Story. Part 3

Part 3 Pizza for Thanksgiving “Is there anything that I can do to help,” Linda said. “Yeah, me too. I’d like to help out in any way that I can,” John said. “No, we knew this was coming. The pandemic has really been tough for business, but we are old, and we still have our…

Dear ex, I wish you the best.

Once upon a time I couldn’t see me without you- No one could’ve told me that our love wouldn’t stand the test of time… or two- We went through the worst of the worst, but we always found each other- No matter how many times we’d fall, but we’d bounce back like rubber. I found…

Don’t put your life on hold for inconsistent people.

Don’t put your life on hold for people who aren’t sure about you. People make it clear when they’re serious about you. You won’t ever be confused about where you stand. Some people just want to keep access to you or power over you. If you keep waiting for them to make a life with…

You’re deserving of love. ♥️

When you’ve been misused in past relationships, and you finally find someone who loves you right, it’s scary. Some will try to sabotage the new relationship because they expect it to go downhill like all the rest, and in order to protect themself, they either build a wall or they hurt the person before they…

Carrie, Carly, & Candi. Part 4 (Final)

“Two days before prom, and he asks me to be his prom date. I don’t know if I want him anymore. He missed Christmas, Valentine’s Day, and now that Prom is almost here, he wants to kiss and make up like everything is all good! He probably thinks he’s going to get lucky on prom…

Carrie, Carly & Candi. (Part 2)

Thirty years ago… Southside Atlanta, Georgia. Girls playing hand clapping game. “Slide-baby, one, two, three, four- you go out, in, up, and down,” Brooke and Carrie said, as they increased their hands speed. Their brother Tim was riding his bike down the hill and almost crashed into them, disrupting their game. “Ugh, Tim! You get…

Lust and infatuation part 6 (final)

Broken things can become whole again, when God is the builder. TJ The only one in pain and suffering is me,” I said to myself, but then I looked over at Nessa. She has to take Percocet because of the nerve damage from the accident. Sometimes I want to take two or three just to…