#OneLoveStory Blocked

It’s a blind date (or the version of blind dates that exist in 2016). It’s the first time the girl is meeting the guy. Girl in pink pants, golden shoes. Guy: You’re flamboyant Girl rolls her eyes. You’re judgemental. She thinks to herself. Guy: Wow, that’s a designer watch you’re wearing. You like watches? Girl: Yes,…

#OneLoveStory Unlocked

S.B. – No Friday evening is complete without you. Or Thursday. Or Wednesday. The Setting: A bistro The Hour: Just the one when you dine The mind wanders. To the next table. A regular guy, a regular girl. Friday night. Date night? We don’t know. So I begin a game with S.B. How will the…

Small Talk

Shit. He has changed so much! And not just in appearance she thought. When she walked in she gave him a casual hug, which he didn’t respond to very well. Maybe I should have just shaken his hand. Or simply said hello. I shouldn’t have touched him. I shall never ever again make physical contact…

B is for Brother

I was blessed. He was cursed. Even though we were born together.   They threw him out after cutting him from the womb. They kept me.   I took him back in, decades later and let him cry on my shoulder. Then I took a knife and gently pierced it into my mother’s womb.