Tag Archives: Romance

What Angels Look Like

Tori didn’t feel like celebrating during the Angel Fair. Her 7-year old, Brent, was acting up. He’d done that a lot since the divorce. Tori missed someone adult to share good days and bad days with. “What are those?” asked … Continue reading

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The Assembled Puzzle

Stewart had multiple personalities, six of them. Normally, this is a bad thing. In Stewart’s case it wasn’t. All the personalities knew about the others and they all got along swimmingly. No personality dominated the others. Whenever something needed to … Continue reading

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Tutoring

Margaux loved photographing the tiny crabs near the Universitie. Two colonies of blue and red crabs thrived there. Occasionally, the two mixed and produced a fascinating array of purple crabs. Herself a mix (Ethiopian and French-Vietnamese), she found her photography … Continue reading

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Hot Date

Maureen sat on the couch. “You said the first date with Paul was great and you planned a second date, right?” Sandra shrugged, “Canceled the second date and got in bed.” “But why?” Sandra grinned shyly. “Paul was still in … Continue reading

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The Best Day

Warren leaned on his cane as he brought his teen-aged daughter to the spot. “It was the best day of my life.” He smiled wistfully. “What happened?” said Evette. Warren pointed to the street drain. “I dropped my paycheck down … Continue reading

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In Her Eyes – Gargleblaster Microstories #216

Tristin found pity in her eyes. Across the cafeteria table, Evette said, “Sweetie, Brian already won my heart with his poetry.” Brian was no poet. Tristin handed her the original pages. Evette smiled, and Tristin watched something new alight in … Continue reading

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They Call It Love – Sunday Photo Fiction

They Call It Love Holly scowled as she ran along the sidewalk. She couldn’t believe she suffered through all this for a stupid blind date. She waved frantically at an approaching cab, but it was occupied like all the others. … Continue reading

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