Tuesday, May 31, 2011

When he returned from the war his parents had moved, leaving no forwarding address.

Monday, May 30, 2011

Even with the wild current and profusion of debris hitting the boat the gamblers refused to leave.

Sunday, May 29, 2011

The inmates' argument as to exactly what the white whale in Moby Dick represented ended in a full-scale prison riot.

Saturday, May 28, 2011

The potentate realized too late just how subservient he had become to the ballerina.

Friday, May 27, 2011

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Some days he would catch himself thinking about his father, now alone and slowly dying in a decrepit rest home, but would never find the time to visit.

Monday, May 23, 2011

The departure was delayed just long enough for them to fall in love over overpriced drinks and peanuts.
The old general was still a stern taskmaster, but instead of commanding men he barked orders at his several overweight and aloof cats.

Sunday, May 22, 2011

I recalled the feeling of freedom I felt as a child on those Saturdays when I was allowed to get on my bike and ride, to fly through the streets of our town without a destination.

Thursday, May 19, 2011

Monday, May 16, 2011

Once the visions stopped Sheila turned away from all things spiritual.

Sunday, May 15, 2011

Saturday, May 14, 2011

Bernadette set her car on fire, left a fake suicide note and went off to join the circus.
The pretzel factory's owner was a nervous sort, his stomach constantly in knots.
The island,bleak and foreboding,was to be there home for four years.

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

"Things could get dicey for you if you don't play ball," the prosecutor whispered in his ear.

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

"He second-guessed himself for the last time," mumbled Bart as he stood over the body.

Monday, May 9, 2011

Saturday, May 7, 2011

Friday, May 6, 2011

Paul drank down his tall boy and continued to pour the gas throughout the house.

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

As "florist to the stars" José never had time to stop and smell the roses.

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

The tear in his pants kept getting worse, but instead of trying to hide his sartorial slit, Sid wore it with such panache that a trend among the school's elite was born.

Monday, May 2, 2011

Kelly really thought they were in love, but after Pat used her as a human shield during a standoff, she began to have her doubts.

Sunday, May 1, 2011

"They did not listen," he told me from behind the glass partition, "and they suffered as a result."