Really Personal Questions

"Thanks for sending me the samples of the web banner. The two fonts you chose are more like it. I'll let you know which one you should go with by the end of the day." "Thanks." "Was there something else?" she asked when he remained standing there. "As a matter of fact there is." He …

An Unexpected Surprise

Velma stood there in the restaurant's waiting area for her date when she spotted Tadeas. He was alone. Her eyes traveled over his tall frame. He looked very sharp in his suit over the black tee shirt. He spotted her and after a slight hesitation, he went over to her. It was the first time …

Grilled

She probably should apologize for hanging up on him but she was still mad with him because of Melissa even though nothing happened between them--or at least, that's what he said. Today was the last Friday in the month which meant that it was casual day so, she was wearing a white blouse with a …

The Surprise Visit

It was late afternoon and she had come for a walk in the park after going home from work. She didn't bother to have dinner. She just wanted to come here and clear her mind. How she managed to get through with her work today, she had no idea. Most likely it was because she …

Margaret Visits Clive

"What are you doing here, Elle?" Only he called her Elle because he thought that it suited her better than Margaret. "Your father told me about your engagement." "And you came all this way to congratulate me?" "Congratulate you?" She almost choked over the words. "I came here to stop you." His mouth tightened. "And …

Not Fate

"Don’t tell me it’s fate," she said. "Our meeting and falling in love has nothing to do with fate but everything to do with faith. I prayed for God to bless me with love and He has." Posted for July 2020 Writing Prompts – #14 – Don't tell me it's fate 

A Free Man

So if the Son makes you free, then you will be truly free - John 8:36 I didn't think that anybody cared about me. Why should they? I was a lowlife. I ran with the wrong crowd. Got into trouble all of the time. Gave my poor Mama a lot of grief. My Dad left …

The Kimono

Since he made the proposition, they had been seeing each other regularly every afternoon, excluding weekends.  She would arrive at his suite at five and he would let her in.  There were the odd occasions where he would be in the suite, waiting for her in the bedroom when she went to clean it and …

Two Ships

Ife saw him waiting for the elevator.  She tried not to make it obvious that she was watching him as she pushed the cart down the hallway.  She knew he was in no. 406, the Royal suite.  He was very handsome and a sharp dresser.  He must be rich, she thought.  This was a 5-star …

A New Experience

My family and I drive past it every day on our way to drop our son to school. It’s a beautiful old building in a quiet neighborhood. I’ve often wondered what it looks like inside. I recently learned that the word synagogue comes from the Greek word for gathering together. It can be a house …

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