Picture Perfect: Part 2

Please be sure to read the Picture Perfect: Part 1 as well. Enjoy! The alarm on his cell phone began to unexpectedly chirp, causing him to lose focus on the task at hand. He pressed one of the many buttons on his phone out of frustration, and immediately pulled up his calendar as he wondered … Continue reading Picture Perfect: Part 2

Angela’s Awakening

Angela was not sure what made it more difficult for her to see, the warm tears flowing down her cheeks, or the rain dancing across her windshield.  As she sat at the stop sign thinking that her two girls and loving husband would be better off without her, there was the sound of a horn … Continue reading Angela’s Awakening

Reorganized Priorities

Journey stood in front of the mirror, running her hands over her yellow sundress.  No matter how hard she tried to get the wrinkles out, they kept reappearing.  She gave up and began to fidget with her hair. “You look beautiful.”  Bruce stood and watched his wife from the doorway as she combed her hair … Continue reading Reorganized Priorities

It Comes Naturally

As Frank approached the diner, he heard a loud commotion coming from a side alley. He slowed down to take a look and saw a woman being mugged by two young boys who couldn’t have been more than sixteen. Then woman began to scream for help as the two vandals took off and were running towards him. Seeing as how his new persona, Franklin Jones, had recently resigned from the secret service due to being shot in the field and tired of being on desk duty, he crouched low and prepared to tackle the teenagers as they ran past him. And somehow he managed to grab the one carrying the purse, and swung him into the brick wall of the building. He struggled to get free as he screamed profanities as he watched his friend leave him behind. But his slender frame was no match for the six foot four and two hundred twenty pound body restraining him.