We Can Be Heroes, Just For One Day

The dark skies, clouded over entirely blocking out the sun as rain battered down in a thunderous movement , slowing his movements as he stumbled back from another punch. The hero stood firmly forward, tired and exhausted thinking to himself the moment he was in, how he couldn’t give up, couldn’t let the people down. [...]

Swirling Thought

“I wish I knew who to believe”. The words that kept crossing my mind as I lay on the bed, head tilting over the edge and feet on the wall. I’d lost my bounce, my pick up, my energetic functionality. Truth is, I don’t know how to get it back anymore. It was all because [...]

Getting Over Jess (Summer)

It was beautiful that day, the sun shining in the sky, it’s orange glow beating down. We were at a pool party, perfect time to do this in the baking heat. We’d had a good summer that year as it started winding down. We’d been out together traveling around as much as we can across [...]

First Dates (BP Pt 11)

(In 2018 I wrote a chapter a week to a story titled Banana Pancakes. I’ve decided to re-post these each week through 2020 wit some changes) Inside a Spanish restaurant, lit with an orange glow and music that made you want to get up and dance, Troy sits sliding a menu up and down at [...]

Elaborate Drinking Plans (BP Pt 10)

(In 2018 I wrote a chapter a week to a story titled Banana Pancakes. I’ve decided to re-post these each week through 2020 wit some changes) Troy stumbles out into the night streets with just the moon light glow beaming down and the flickering green neon sign above which said 'Retro.' He was drunk, swaying [...]

I’m Not The Protagonist In My Own Dreams

It’s the same every night. Waking on the field. The perfect blue sky above me, the lush green grass beneath my hands as I clutch to feel it’s non existence. Slowly sitting up right. It’s now just a ritual, as I gaze across the world before me. The mountain ranges across the skyline, snow capped [...]

Rebound Party (BP Pt 9)

(In 2018 I wrote a chapter a week to a story titled Banana Pancakes. I’ve decided to re-post these each week through 2020 wit some changes) Troy, Kyle and Claire are all at a party in the same apartment they celebrated a New Year together in the past. Troy is wandering around the drunk table, [...]