Short Story Sunday: Charade

Short Story Sunday: Charade

Welcome to Short Story Sunday. I’m so happy to feature this story from 17-year-old author Adelia Hoff. Thank you so much Adelia. This is a real treat. Charade by Adelia Hoff The black haired male saw her light. The white haired female saw his silhouette. His red eyes darted over her small campsite. Her blue eyes … Continue reading

Friday the 13th: A Cosmic Adventure

Friday the 13th: A Cosmic Adventure

This is a Friday the 13th post (over 6 years and going strong.) Have fun.                 I wake with a cool hand stroking my hair. He kisses my neck and then covers my mouth with his. I pull the handsome man beside me in my bed closer. “You’re naked.” He … Continue reading

The Arranged Marriage

The Arranged Marriage

The Arranged Marriage By Adelia Hoff The young woman is dolled up – an offering from one family to another. She has never seen her husband-to-be, but she loves the farmer’s son – The boy who comes from far away Whose hair is like gold and eyes are like jade. Her mother says that this … Continue reading

Come Along Miss Havisham

Come Along Miss Havisham

Sometimes you have those days when you answer the door and it is someone you used to know and he seems shocked to see you. He’ll say, “What are you doing here?” And I’ll say, “What are YOU doing here?” Then he’ll say, “Time travel.” Then I’ll say, “I live here. This is my home.” Then … Continue reading

Friendships Change with Children (Even for Vampires)

Friendships Change with Children (Even for Vampires)

“There were friends I was always there for. I was there for them. I was there for their kids. Then a century later when I had my children they were gone. Just gone. We were too much trouble. Don’t even get me started on my childless friends. I know the whole Vampire mystique thing but … Continue reading