Wednesday, September 30, 2015

The curtain dropped for the final time on the career of the old hoofer after he stumbled and fell from the stage and onto the lap of the theater critic.

Monday, September 28, 2015

Burt finally understood that he would always crave recognition, accolades, and fame, and blamed a  paucity of childhood friendships for this condition.

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Leo exited the deserted library that afternoon to the roar of the crowd coming from the nearby stadium and knew that the institution was more interested in athletics than academics.

Saturday, September 26, 2015

He was an old-fashioned gentleman through and through and practiced the fine art of dueling although its heyday had passed long ago.

Friday, September 25, 2015

The poet and the painter hated one another for both were in love with the dancer.

Thursday, September 24, 2015

The Conservative conference devolved into a scene out of Mad Max as the racists battled the warmongers who turned on the xenophobes.

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Monday, September 21, 2015

The lie was like a massive stack of plates held aloft by a drunken waiter that was ready to tumble at any moment.

Saturday, September 19, 2015

It was just a nudge but it sent her philandering husband tumbling down the stairs and into divorce court.

Friday, September 18, 2015

The freedom to think and feel had been curtailed making action the only reasonable response.

Thursday, September 17, 2015

What she couldn't understand was how the Earth continued to work as it always had while inside her the world had ground to a halt.

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Somehow their home had become a billet for wayward pets and the couple hand servants to the ever-growing brood.

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Monday, September 14, 2015

Sunday, September 13, 2015

His dreams of playing pro where shattered along with his throwing shoulder.

Saturday, September 12, 2015

Sam hated the high hatters and snobs and hoped one day when he was on top he'd be able to give them a taste of their own medicine.

Friday, September 11, 2015

By the end of that year most of us had taken to the road, a moving city seeking refuge from violence and insecurity and hunger.

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Thoughts of mortality kept Mildred up at night and hastened her demise. 

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

The politician spent his mornings practicing his circular arguments.

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Ben began despising the expression "dollars to donuts" after losing a bundle in the bakery business.

Sunday, September 6, 2015

I woke that Sunday morning, soul crushed, shaky, and still a little drunk, but happy to watch the sun rise.

Saturday, September 5, 2015

Busted flat again, Tara's thoughts turned towards less legitimate ways of earning money.

Friday, September 4, 2015

Thursday, September 3, 2015

He listened to Brenda describe every pair of shoes she owned while he dreamed about her breasts.

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Sin was something Spike thought a lot about as he made his rounds collecting protection money from the neighborhood businesses.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

The old men grumbled about the next generation as their fathers had done about them.