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 [...]

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, [...]

A First Toasting (BP Pt 8)

(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) A cracked curtain showed a glow of orange and red from outside, clearly marking the end of the day. Troy was slouched in his bed, covers mushed on the [...]

Back In The Swing of Things (BP Pt 7)

(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) Early-spring as winter beaconed to an end, the leaves had started growing back and some even started going their light green colour on the trees which Troy seemed to [...]

Moving Day (BP Pt 6)

(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) In the apartment Troy carries two cardboard boxes into his then empty bedroom and drops them amongst other boxes. Kyle trudges in with another box and sticks it with [...]

Red Dress or Blue? (BP Pt 5)

(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)  On a spring night, the street lamps and neon glow signs lit the streets of New York. The faint hum of cars could be heard here and there as [...]