My decision never to mention him complicated things accusations that I couldn’t be trusted to make responsible choices or have deep conversations about subjects that impact our daily lives and try as I might to deny apathy and steer the conversation anew away from him the burden I’d relenquished there was no convincing her she … Continue reading
Valentine’s day falls on Sunday this year. Should I take my sweetheart to church? Or would she prefer a romantic dinner in a secluded cabin, deep in the forest, free to scream God’s name, loud, and uninhibited! The latter. He’s watching us anyway. I pray our performance garners his approval.
This conversation is several months old. Question: Did this relationship survive? ************ Oliver Why so glum, Jules? Has your love nest been demolished? Are you out in the cold again? Something is gnawing away at you. Julia No, no. Love nest is still intact, I’m still nice and warm. But you’re right, there is something … Continue reading
The cell-phone is ringing as I cross the street. “It’s me peach.” Olivia. “Just wanted to wish you a nice day. Are you happy to hear my voice?” she wants to know. “You know I am.” “Where are you?” “I’m strolling along Chestnut Avenue.” “Who’re you with?” “I’m with no-one peach.” No sense telling her … Continue reading