Boy of Summer
"Maybe things will be different this time," she said,
her head titled slightly in question. He lifted his
eyes to meet hers, returning them quickly back to the ground.
"Give me five minutes. I'll meet you back here..."
[Single] Mother's Day
The pain from her headache was
as unbearable as staring directly into the sun. She glanced in the
rearview mirror to check herself out. Not that it mattered. She
wasn't going anywhere special.
"This day could get no worse," she thought to herself. Driving home as fast as she could despite
the warm tears clouding her vision, she cared less whether she got
pulled over or whether she wrapped her car around a tree.
The Old Man
and the Beach
He looked out
over the horizon, where the earth seemed to end, at the pastel colors
of the sky. In all his years of being on this beach, he had never
seen such harmony in the way the water, the sky, the clouds and
the sun played. It was almost ominous. Definitely prophetic.