A Life Away

I tapped my pencil against the side of my desk. I could feel the other students glaring at me, but I couldn’t help it. My test was finished, but I couldn’t get out of my seat yet. The teacher told me to wait until the bell rang to turn in my test. She told me … Continue reading A Life Away


February Writing Challenge

I've always struggled with writing in first-person. For whatever reason, that's the hardest perspective for me to write from. So, for the rest of the month, my short stories will be written from this perspective to both challenge me and help me develop this skill. Any feedback & tips on this style of writing would … Continue reading February Writing Challenge

The Summer of ’99: Part II

A small crowd of gawking on-lookers formed around the two men. Some onlookers couldn’t hide the pure disgust on their faces, while others smiled at the sight of true love. Nonetheless, everyone waited for Darian’s answer. Darian’s face turned red, and as the pause between Tanner’s question and Darian’s response lengthened, Tanner’s face grew redder, … Continue reading The Summer of ’99: Part II