loss

Turning Tides

“Where are you taking me?” Katora raised her hand to undo the red scarf covering her eyes. “No, no, no.” Kai reached out to her. “Just a little bit further.[…]

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A picture of a forest at night in a dystopian world where the life and death struggle for a young boy takes place.

Until The Last

Pain. Pain, hot and sharp, pierced through Nadine’s ragged awareness. She gasped, forcing her breath inward and choking on the cry threatening to escape. She couldn’t yell out. Not here.[…]

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Choices

The light changed, granting its permission to cross the busy downtown intersection, as I hurried back to work after lunch. My phone dinged as a text arrived. Without thinking, I[…]

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A person in winter clothing looking at a sunset alone tells a story of grief and loss

Winter’s Dragon

Some days are just plain harder than others. I always thought I knew that. All books warn about it. Everyone and their brother and sister and obscure relatives swear by[…]

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A golden retriever sits by himself overlooking diverging roads.

Gods May Die

My human came home today. He had been gone for so long. He left me at his parent’s den and told me to wait for him. He told me to[…]

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