Chicago, 2009 — Kelly aimlessly flicked through the channels, trying to find one that had nothing to do with the news.Continue reading “Okay”
It looks like it’s time for another Character Questionnaire! And in keeping with my Camp NaNo project, I’ll be using the protagonists, Connor & Kelly.Continue reading “Character Questionnaire 6”
Chicago, Illinois, 2006 – “Kelly?” Connor poked his head into the darkened hospital room, light brown eyes scanning it and landing on the bed. “Hon? Are you awake?”Continue reading “Content Where I Am”
Durham, New Hampshire, 1973 — Only one week left. Only one more week left until he would have two parents, not one.Continue reading “Baby of Mine”
Chicago, Illinois, November 2005 — Connor hated rain. In some way, it reminded him too much of the emotional turbulence he’d experienced in his teen years. Especially the day everything had gone wrong.Continue reading “Rainy Night Cuddles”
Rockford, Illinois, 2003 — Within a few seconds after opening her mixed-brown eyes, Kelly immediately squinted them against the bright lights surrounding her.Continue reading “Falling In Love With You”
Chicago, Illinois, Present Day — There had once been a time when Kelly hated the smell of sweat, especially when it mixed with dirt and created a foul-smelling mud.Continue reading “At The End of The Day”
Rural Idaho, 2006 – Margaret adjusted the potted plant for the umpteenth time. All day, she’d been occupied with cleaning house, though it hardly needed it.
Chicago, Illinois, 2006 — He didn’t know what to say, or even how to react for that matter.