A collection of work based on writing exercises and prompts.

I Can Hear You

My husband is expert at apologizing. He does it so well, he can make me feel guilty.  Like when he tells me he can’t make dinner with my parents on Wednesdays because he’s pulling for that end of the year bonus at work. So, I can take you on that vacation, he says. Except it wasn’t … Continue reading I Can Hear You

Safe With Me

When the car circled the second time, he knew.  It was her uncle’s insignia; the one Austin had worn on his clothes for two years.  Working as part of William Cathaway’s security detail had once been a gift, a way to keep him busy while he picked up the pieces of his life and decided … Continue reading Safe With Me