Friday, May 29, 2009

twiction 35

He thumbed through the phone book, looking for a plumber. He passed over 5 just as the cat floated by on the cooler lid

twiction 36

She chuckled. It was the first time she thought to watch him. He stood on the stage, nervous. He stuttered his opening lines.

twiction 33

Daniel put the book away. He looked at his watch. Two hours he had been waiting for Barry to pick him up. Where the hell was he?

twiction 34

Lily tapped the table with her fingers."You seem nervous today" her friend said. Lily smiled faintly."Yes,waiting to hear the news"

twiction 32

"Yeah so I lied. Nothing you can do about it. It's too late." he spat. I didn't move. "He's leaving. You lost.". "We both did"

twiction 31

The old clock spoke loudly from the corner. Midnight called. I looked up to the shadows beyond the desk. "No rest for me" I said.

Saturday, May 16, 2009

twiction 30

'Do you know what you are doing?" he asked. She kept her head down. 'Yes. Now do it!" and he flipped the switch. Her screams echoed.

Thursday, May 14, 2009

twiction 29

Click. click. click. Terry snapped the pen between his fingers. Click. He wondered who would be the first to flip out, He smiled.

Tuesday, May 12, 2009

twiction 28

"Don't stand in the circle. Aim for the center but don't aim for it or you will miss" he said. I listened, then let the arrow fly.

Sunday, May 10, 2009

twiction 27

The light fell through the cracks in the door. She held her breath when the shadow passed and counted the seconds. It came back.

Saturday, May 09, 2009

twiction 26

On the first day we met, he said only one word "hey'. 25 years later, nothing had changed. We watched each other saying nothing.

Thursday, May 07, 2009

twiction 25

The edge of the broken coffee mug was stained with lipstick. ' Who wears that shade any more? So 80's.' Kendra thought. 'Gag me'.

Tuesday, May 05, 2009

twiction 24

The window clouded under her breath. Lily didn't mean to lean so close. She stepped back and let the shadows swallow her whole.

Monday, May 04, 2009

twiction 23

She watched the clock carefully. Maggie switched the light on. He flashed the lights of the car. It was all about to begin.

Saturday, May 02, 2009

twiction 22

'Missing you' she read his text over again. She wanted to call him, tell him... tell him what? that she understood? she didn't.

Friday, May 01, 2009

twiction 21

The window reflected perfectly in the lacquered tabletop. white mingled with blue. She fingered the paper, not wanting to look.