Friday, February 28, 2014

They watched the sun sink below the ocean and wished time would slow down.

Thursday, February 27, 2014

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Jane got weepy when she finished reading a novel, missing her daily interactions with the characters.

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Monday, February 24, 2014

The light danced across the waves like children chasing their shadows.

Saturday, February 22, 2014

Steeped in the mythology of the streets, Lu knew the names and criminal records of all the thugs in Hell's Kitchen. 

Friday, February 21, 2014

Thursday, February 20, 2014

"Happy birthday to me!" Franny chortled from her seat at the bar, while the rest of the regulars pretended she wasn't there.

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

He looked like a baby deer stumbling through the woods as he lifted himself from his sickbed.

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Sam preferred the honesty of criminal enterprise to the squares' insurance and credit card rackets.

Monday, February 17, 2014

Isabelle, following her long illness, felt as is she was bathed in the bright light of a warm summer morning.

Saturday, February 15, 2014

Friday, February 14, 2014

He thought of love as a hummingbird no net could capture or a once-plentiful creature that had been driven to the edge of extinction.

Thursday, February 13, 2014

"I realized I was getting on in years when my friends started dropping dead at an alarming rate, but now I know I'm truly old because I'm the last one here," Frank told the nurse between puffs on his oxygen tank.

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Contended with his life for the first time, Pierre's art began to suffer for it was angst and only angst which inspired him.

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

As the actress grew older she realized she was much happier in the lamplight than in the limelight.

Monday, February 10, 2014

The statisticians had nothing on Lucky McGillicutty's gut instincts when it cam to the ponies.

Sunday, February 9, 2014

She lost steam halfway through her lecture and had already lost her students' attention by her second sentence.

Saturday, February 8, 2014

"Sure, I wrangled with my editors. They were all idiots, half-wits and wing-nuts," growled the old writer, recalling his days in the news business.

Friday, February 7, 2014

By the third day it was apparent the jury had gone off the tracks, splintering into factions as if they were contestants on Survivor.

Thursday, February 6, 2014

His grandiloquent lies formed a rickety shelter under which he huddled.

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

The quietude of the falling snow was broken by the scraping of a shovel against concrete and the curses that accompanied it.

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

By mid-January, they were all sick of winter and ready to move en masse to warmer climes.

Monday, February 3, 2014

Beatrice's body constantly betrayed her, falling ill at the least opportune times.

Sunday, February 2, 2014

He wondered if his paranoia was caused by his illness or the mysterious phone calls and the black SUV that seemed to appear every time he left his house.

Saturday, February 1, 2014

All Jimmy wanted was to be a farmer, but the pressures of Hollywood kept him from the goal until he was too old to manage the work.