Sleep (A Short Drabble)

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She woke up, feeling a little bit disoriented as she looked around her, quite miffed that she was up when she knew she just went to bed. She then breathed a small sigh of relief when she realized she was in their bedroom. She didn’t remember…

You, Me And Coffee

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6:00AM. Monday. “Good morning! What can I get for you today?” the barista at the usual coffee shop he goes to, asked. She’s new. He sleepily thought as he yawned and scratched his ear, taking note of how lovely her smile was despite the dreary snowy,…

A Subway Short

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He was running late, cursing under his breath as he raced towards the stairs going down the train subway. Why today of all days his car decided to die on him, he couldn’t fathom. Today – when he had that meeting he asked his secretary to…

Of Ice Creams and Staying In

“Can we stay in tonight?” he asked as he plopped down on the couch beside her, almost making her drop her bowl of ice cream. He groaned in satisfaction as his back hit the soft, suede of the couch, closing his eyes as he breathed deeply. It was Friday and it was also date night.Continue reading “Of Ice Creams and Staying In”

Of Satin Ribbons and Sunrises

For Pia. The satin ribbon gracefully danced with the wind while it held her final breath. // “Love, can you push me outside?” she called softly for her husband of 50 years, as she twirled a white satin ribbon in her dainty, fragile hands – the same ribbon that she wore on her hair duringContinue reading “Of Satin Ribbons and Sunrises”

Smiles

He smiles as he watches her, thinking how much of a lucky bastard he is that she said yes to him when he proposed. “What are you thinking?” she asks him as she turns her head towards him, catching him off guard, making his breath slightly hitch – with the beatific grin she has onContinue reading “Smiles”

First Night

They were cuddling on the bed with barely their underwear on, eyes gazing at each other, fingers grazing each other’s skin as they slowly smiled. Contented. Sated. Loved. “Hi,” he softly whispered. “Hi, yourself,” she whispered back. He then leaned towards her and gave her the softest of kisses on her lips. She responded, slowlyContinue reading “First Night”

In Anger and Love

IN ANGER AND LOVE You stand there in front of me Just within my reach, Your hair – a mess Your face – scarlet Your voice – hoarse As you tried to make me see, Make me understand Make me believe. You know I am seething You know I am trying To control myself FromContinue reading “In Anger and Love”