Flowery, citrusy, sweet, tangy: the scent of fruit filled the air, surrounding our small vessel with an embrace of welcome. She was standing on the shore, just a step or two off the pearl-white dock. The gentle zephyr that carried the scents of unseen orchards ruffled her pale blue dress and played with her sable… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Short Stories
Tomorrow, I will be posting a short story. I wrote it for a creative writing class I am taking, but I also wrote it because it is sort of like a prologue or background to the new novel I am working on. I hope you enjoy it!
This is a story that I plan to work on soon. It’s an idea my brother gave me… he’s such a great writer. He wrote up a whole chapter to explain the idea he had. I’m looking forward to writing this story… but I’ve got to let the idea soak for a bit (and I… Read more »
THE LAUNDRY CHUTE ADVENTURE: PART II “Oh come on, Gwenny! Please!” We chorused convincingly. “We promise we’ll be right behind you.” “Cross your hearts and hope to die?” Gwenny glared at us fiercely, binding us to the deepest oath we knew. We nodded and promised. After a few more moments of hesitation in order to… Read more »