Tuesday, October 31, 2017

The dry slithering sound suddenly started up again and this time it was much closer.

Monday, October 30, 2017

They fell on their swords like good little soldiers while their boss pretended not to know them.

Sunday, October 29, 2017

Friday, October 27, 2017

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Although he looked much younger, Todd gave away his age with his vast knowledge of obscure 80s bands who he had seen in their heyday.

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Bumping along the back roads she realized her desultory sense of direction could be applied to a number of other parts of her life.

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Monday, October 23, 2017

Sunday, October 22, 2017

The plane touched down on the tarmac touching off the rush back to real life.

Saturday, October 21, 2017

The times they spent together camping, broke but happy, were the best of their short lives.

Friday, October 20, 2017

The night sky with its unlimited possibilities was his last refuge.

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Their message of hate was wrapped in Christianity and tied with a nationalist bow for good measure.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Barb went from being wined and dined to listening to her husband's whining and the din from the constant bickering of her three step kids.

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

As Adelaide hopped over the cracked and uneven pavement she suddenly realized she no longer had to avoid the clefts in the sidewalk since her mother was dead.

Monday, October 16, 2017

The arbiters of taste raged against the so called hoi polloi who didn't give a rat's ass what they thought.

Sunday, October 15, 2017

Politics had seeped into everything, from the breakfast cereal you chose to the clothes you wore to the television shows you watched.

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Irene mused about her ennui and a deep-seated penchant for the darker aspects of life, which only made her that much more weepy.

Friday, October 13, 2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017

The blustering buffoonery worn like a royal robe hid a weak, weak man.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Monday, October 9, 2017

He spent his entire life waiting for a single shining moment of revenge.

Sunday, October 8, 2017

As the gunman levels his pistol at Burt's chest all he can think about is what a great story this will make to tell the boys at the bar, if he survives.

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Perfidy was the senator's most prominent attribute and yet he kept getting reelected.

Friday, October 6, 2017

Ever the optimist, Patricia believed her son's espousal of nihilism meant he was finally starting to care about something.

Thursday, October 5, 2017

They burned it to the ground and blamed the voiceless and we all just nodded our heads, thankful the finger hadn't yet been pointed in our direction.

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

"Shit and dirt are what make seeds grow," he told his captor as he sat chained to the floor.

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

The tightrope she was forced to walk at work on a daily basis now seemed as thin as floss and as high as the Andes. 

Monday, October 2, 2017

Where were the heroes as in ancient times who would save us from ourselves?

Sunday, October 1, 2017

The dead had only been in the ground a few weeks when, with a quick name change and a wink and a nod, the corporation was back in business.