Rick and Maddie met in a grocery store

“They met in a grocery store. They had known each other before, sort of. From walking around town, or through mutual friends. Rick was trying to find salad stuff. He didn’t actually know how to make salad but he was trying to make salad. Salad stuff...

The Facade of being Brave

Trigger warning, this story involves sexual assault.    PHASE ONE: LOST CONFIDENCE   I can’t stand seeing you in pain. You were slumped over in your bed, clutching your pillow and staring at the wall. Your eyes were dark, shadows dancing...

The Jelly Beans and Being Brave

Her lips were pursed and she stood in front of my door with her hands balled into fists, she was chewing something and her eyes were narrowed. “Maddie?” I asked, she shook her head and then made a loud gulping noise. I stared at her with wide eyes...

I Never Judge Mistakes (Fiction)

*A/N Trigger warning. This story talks about the issue of abortion and cheating. This is not based on any event.   I don’t judge people for their mistakes. Not even the people who never seem to make them. So when you came up to me in the...

Control Me

Stuck in a world where control Is the key that locks you in a small House with no one for company but Your reflection and a creature that Sits in the corner, letting out low Growls and shudders.   You can sometimes look out a...

new job and new town, not going as well.

I cry for about an hour or three before I go in for my shift. I am not going to go into detail here about what it's like. I will say that working with the kids is not the reason for me hating this job. It is certainly stressful, but it's the best part...

Too Close

I am too close, Because her eyes are too bright And the sun seems so dull in comparison. I can hardly breathe when she Starts to speak because her Breath is the air and Her laughter makes me see stars.   She shifts closer, ...

remember when?

The days of oblivious fun And your smile being the only Thing I needed to make me Happy were the days that we should Have held onto while we were in them. But we never knew.   Instead we each chose To make dreams bigger than...

just me

I got a job. I got a degree. I got here. By myself. Not us, Just me.   You don’t have a ring. You don’t have my heart. It won’t be after the graduation ceremony, Where you get down on one knee and Ask me to be...

love grows

When I first realized you were something to me, I was standing next to you as the sun was shining on us In a green field where other students surrounded us, But all I could focus on was how your body felt so close To mine in the heat, and...

an open letter to you. and why I hate you.

To whom it may concern (you know who you are every day),   I hate you. I mean, I actually hate you. I hate that I still love you and want to be able to trust you. But I also hate you. I hate what you turned me into sometimes. I hate that...