“She could’ve sat next to anyone in that meeting today and you know what she did she came in and sat right down next to me. Right there!” – middle aged man to three friends eating at italian restaurant
Stella was busy today, with lots of things to do and bills and work and people to call. But she liked being busy. She stepped out of the agency to grab a bite to eat from the gyro truck down the street. She walked on with a determined air and big steps in her highContinue reading “I. Territory”
“I mean, she likes hanging out. And she’s very well dressed. I think she is wealthy because she lives in Overland Park. Have you ever been with a Chinese girl?”
Realism is minute; it is the drama of a broken teacup, the tragedy of a walk down the block, the excitement of an afternoon call, the adventure of an invitation to dinner. -Frank Norris, A Plea for Romantic Fiction (1901) “Can I sit here?” she asked, blue eyes batting. He looked up, “of course.”Continue reading “Say Something”
I’m not letting you wear that. But mom it comes over like this. I can get it in a size bigger. You’ll fall out of it. No. But you said pick whatever makes me feel comfortable and I feel comfortable in this. You look ridiculous. But I like it! No.