The Last Goodbye

The look on her eyes was unmistakable. Betrayal and disappointment shaded her perfect features. Her voice cracked when she told me. Her throat tight, tears trying not to fall, she was strangely calm. I had hurt her for the last time, she said. I begged her to stay. Begged her not to leave me alone.Continue reading “The Last Goodbye”

Creature

“Do you know what it is to love, When you have never loved before? The touch of it beneath your fingertips. The taste of it on your tongue. The feeling of living and dying at the same time. For me, time melted away. The people in between us just disappeared. I saw no one elseContinue reading “Creature”

The Woman

The night air here in New Orleans was sweltering. He’d remembered how humid it got in summer evenings but even he wasn’t prepared for this. Sweat rolled down the sides of his face as he sat perched on top of the low roof, waiting for the “target” to come out. The street was deserted atContinue reading “The Woman”