People shouldn’t have to earn kindness. They should have to earn cruelty.
If I want to get out of here, I have to be the one to save myself.
There, in the corner under the window-the window through which he thought he saw movement before-was a slender white foot! Quinn’s heart froze in his chest and frightened bile began working its way up his esophagus. ~ “The Mirror
She was born of space.
But she bled wrath.
[From Current Work In Progress]
Maybe because I knew Haze and Kate so well by then the passage leapt out at me, clear and sharp as diamond.
“My love for Linton is like the foliage in the woods: time will change it, I’m well aware, as winter changes the trees. My love for Heathcliff resembles the eternal rocks beneath…He’s always,
always in my mind: not as a pleasure any more than I am always a pleasure to myself, but as my own being.
Uri stood staring at him, casually looking Gabe’s body up and down before saying with a sly grin, “Well hello to you too, sexy. Does your wife know about this?” Uri then motioned with a dainty fingertip to Gabe’s ensemble.
Looking down, Gabe quickly realised the robe he had grabbed to cover himself with belonged to Rachel, and much to his dismay, was far too sheer for comfort at the moment. Slipping a well laid hand into place, Gabe huffed and looked at his friend in aggravation, secretly trying not to laugh.
Burlic screamed. He threw back his head and roared a single furious word into the night: “Waeccan.
I think parks like these are the best places to people-watch. The diversity of people here is really cool and, again I find myself wondering what they’re doing and why they’re here and who they’re with. I’m far too curious for my own good.
Dillan didn’t just kiss. He slow danced. We moved in sync. I wanted to lose myself in him. In his touch. Right then the world seemed like such a perfect place.
My life is hard. No one would rob me of that. The clothes I am wearing came out of a knotted up black plastic trash bag from a resale shop downtown. And not the downtown where shiny cars wink at you in the sunlight. If a car winks at you in this area it’s being driven by a person you would be best to avoid.
My side of downtown is crumbling and skirted by chain link fences.