Stalker

Awkwardly balancing her purse, work tote, lunch, and cellphone, Melissa quickly hurries to the platform with childlike excitement.  Today, is her first day at a new job and she wants to arrive early, to get a feel for the office and setup her desk.  As the train pulls in, she sees him approach from the left,…

Purple Sunday: Richard and Mike

Richard told Mike to meet him at 3pm right behind the old barnyard. That had been their meeting spot since they were kids. But when he pulled up, five minutes late, he is surprised to see that Mike hasn’t made it yet. “Where could he be?” Richard asks himself.   Impatiently, he grabs his phone and…

Splash

The anticipation of this being her first time is turning her stomach to knots. She feels a sense of excitement quickly followed by regret as their speed slows to a halt. Splash goes the water as she flips backwards and enters a new world. (c) LaRonda Moore Inspired by 3 Line Tale, Week #72. Photo by…