Borrowed and Blue

Updated. I messed up. The obvious wasn’t obvious to me when I wrote it.

This piece has been revised to fit the parameters. 250 characters. The original is beneath the newly edited version.

Borrowed and Blue

“It’s okay,” he says.

“The wedding’s ruined.”

“I’m not marrying a dress. You’re all I’ve ever wanted.”

His expression says his words are true. I swallow hard.

“You’re my everything.”

I fall in love all over again.

 


My first Twittering Tale. Thank you, Kat, for offering me an opportunity to Twitter away! 🙂

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Borrowed and Blue

I can’t look at him. This wedding’s a disaster. Something borrowed, something blue. Continue reading

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The Connection

Thanks to Rochelle for Friday Fictioneers!

I don’t know if this has ever happened in one of my FF fictions before, but the line that tied the story to the picture was edited out because I was over the word count and the words I needed to make the story were more important than talking about a window where you could see the roofs of neighboring houses. 🙂 Editing is everything!

PHOTO PROMPT © Dale Rogerson

 

The Connection

“It sounds daft, but you make me believe in fairytales,” he says. “Crikey. I’ll meet you at the station.” Continue reading

The Opposite of Love #amwriting

for dVerse, where we are to write about opposites.

Deep Dream Generated by Sascha Darlington

The Opposite of Love

Relationships swing

like pendulums

with roles reversing

love to hate to love

to something else again

and maybe not all are like this. Continue reading

Anything and Everything #amwriting

Thank you to Rochelle for Friday Fictioneers!

PHOTO PROMPT © Fatima Fakier

 

Anything and Everything

“Oh, Lenny,” Tam tries to hide her disappointment. A barge instead of a gondola?

“Ain’t it great? We’re cruising the waterways,” he says. Continue reading