Image of the Sydney Opera House lit up under the black night sky Creative Writing Fiction Short Story

The Opera

“Daddy, wait,” I pleaded, pulling the delicate string on my nightstand lamp to counter the darkness in the room. “What about a bedtime story?” He stood in the doorway, his hand still on the doorknob. The warm glow of the lamp illuminated his face in such a way that he appeared more tired than I […]

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Young couple holding hands Creative Writing Fiction

How The Other Feels

She feels their fingers intertwine. Inside she feels as though she is walking down the stairs on Christmas morning. Like she is at the top of a roller coaster right before you go straight down. With her all-telling grin, she looks up at him to see him as calm as ever.  He reaches for her […]

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