Breaking Up With Mandy

I was on my way to see Mandy. I wasn't looking forward to the reason why I called and asked her to meet me but it was something I had to do. I had been putting it off for weeks now. I couldn't continue to be in a relationship with her when I wanted to …

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Matt Confronts Gina

“What are you talking about?  Gina hasn’t lost the baby.” Anna stared at him in horror.  “Oh, no.  She didn’t tell you!” Matt's face turned pale. "Gina lost the baby?" Anna stared at him, mortified. "Oh, Matt, I'm so sorry." She was close to tears. "I--I thought you knew." "I had no idea." He couldn't …

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My Escape

Every day after school, I pass by the field covered with heather.  I lay down and pretend that I’m in another world, where my step-father doesn’t exist.      27 Words This was written for the Weekend Writing Prompt by Sammi Cox. For instructions, click Here.

Come Clean

How long will you continue to live in denial? How long will you pretend that you love your husband when you can’t even stand to have him touch you? How long will you be able to hide your dislike and disgust for him? How long will you tell your lover that you will leave your …

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Not Love

It was lust not love that make Amnon sick. He lusted after his half-sister Tamar who was very beautiful and a virgin.  It seemed hopeless for him to do anything about his lust for her.  After finding out what was troubling him, Amnon's friend came up with an idea. idea.  He advised Amnon to:  “Lie …

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