Tag Archives: first love

Breaking Up

When Jared drove up I got in the car and took his keys in my hand. I looked at him and could see my trepidation mirrored in his face. “This isn’t going to be a good talk, is it?” he … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Brunch

Jared quickly became a good friend. In trying to distance myself from Gwen, and therefore losing time with Kelly in the process, I was realizing just how wrapped up in myself I’d been. My roommate and I were completely out … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Part 15 Roommates

We sat on the floor and laughed and ate Thai, and when her roommate came home I quickly urged her to join us. I was trying anything and everything to avoid the awkwardness from seeping between us again. It helped … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Part 14 Hair Cuts

I took the first appointment available, only an hour away. Quickly, I tried to sober up with a lukewarm shower, washing the smells of smoke and alcohol from my hair and pores. The cleanliness lifted my broken heart and I … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Part 13 Mimosas

The concrete was freezing underneath me and my tears were frozen trails on my cheeks. Eventually, I just couldn’t cry anymore, and shakily pulled my legs underneath me. The moonlight was bright on the sidewalk and the cold air stung … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Part 11 After Effects

“You and Gwen are together?” she asked for clarification. I started to correct her, but she interrupted before I could get anything out. “Right before Mandy is coming back. I never saw that one coming. She’s got some serious feelings … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Protected: Part 10 Heat

There is no excerpt because this is a protected post.

Rate this:

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , ,