In for the Rain: Short Stories, The Mirage that Holds Us

How did this happen? What did I do? Panic had overwhelmed the young woman as she was being escorted by guards. There are so many of the too and I can see a woman walking in front of them. Is she the princess? They walked for a while clearly headed out of town. Minnea looked …

In for the Rain: Short Stories, Serenity under the moonlight

He sat there staring high into the moonlit sky. The night was clam and the serenade of cricket and frogs resounded around him. Every now and then he’d glance around to see the fireflies moving about.  It’s almost about that time again. He thought to himself as he shifted position on the bench he occupied. …

In for the Rain: Short Stories, Dear Love, Sincerely Me

Dear Diary: Each day that passes her face appears in my mind more often. A funny feeling rises in my chest and I can’t help but smile. Is it love? Perhaps. I know this feeling is strange, but love feels too strong a word. While I do enjoy the feeling; a feeling a fear comes …

In for the Rain: Short Stories, Adventure of Lockert Barnes

      It’s been hours since Lockert and his men landed on this island, this island of darkness and destruction. They have been in search for treasure in a long and morose forest. Trudging step by step as birds eerily chirped all around, they find themselves slowly being engulfed in this endless maze. Drawing nearer to …

In for the Rain: Short Stories, Love-Lie

When it Rains An Imagination that lights the heart. A smile and a laugh from the bottom of me. Gently resting under a tree. A dream of sunshine, a warmth of Rain. A single whisper a silent pain. My eyes they weep. A sound of lightning rings above. A man calls down “What is your …

In for the Rain: Short Stories, The White Lilies of the Lake

She sat on the edge of the lake. Her reflection staring back as intently as she was. She sighed as the wind rippled across her reflection in the lake. Unaware of the eyes on her from above she brushed her hands across her face. “Do you aim to go in after yourself, girl?” Startled she …