Word Count: 3,694
"This will not end well if he takes a single misstep. And there are so many places to stray along the road."
Word Count: 4,371
"He must be dreaming. Because she's here, she's aware, and he's not lying dead at her feet."
Word Count: 3,682
"'Are you just going to stand there all day and... look?'"
Word Count: 3,672
"How hard could it be to get a woman to accept a gift, after all? He doesn't have much experience in the matter (read: none--all of the women he's ever been with associate 'gift' with a code name for dirty bomb) but every movie he's ever seen has lead him to believe this might be an easy prospect for a beginner."
Word Count: 4,012
"He is looking at her like she is his last meal and he has starved for months. She has been starving for just as long."
Word Count: 3,726
"She feels dangerous and elite. It's a good look on her."
Word Count: 3,706
"He wants the whole world to shrivel up black and small and then give a horrible scream; he wants the whole world out there that doesn't consist of him and her and dares interfere in their lives to die."
Raindrops on Roses
Written: March 20, 2004
Word Count: 1,231
Sometimes, a new perspective can change the world.