All alone, Mallory Evans sat on a window seat with her legs drawn up to her chest as tears started to fall. It was the first place she’d thought to go, although she wondered why her mind had picked a place so familiar, a place that reminded her of Sean and his flirtatious behavior.
Almost two m...
It was a night I’ll long still remember
My mind will return to those moments in November
When we were side by side, feeling oh so shy
Neither wanted to risk a good thing going bad
I knew you were coming to the party that night
I took a couple of breaths, hoped it would go all right
A few s...
Children are trying to grow up too fast.
They dress in outfits tighter and shorter than necessary.
Fourth grade girls text friends they saw moments earlier.
Seven year-olds are on Facebook.
Little girls reading Twilight try to understand the sexual references.
Pregnant twelve year-old...
An eager emotion,
A feint flutter
Of a hammering heart.
A little look,
A giggling grin
And secret peaking
Through lidded lashes.
Some chance chatting,
A quick conversation
Covering trivial topics
Like favorite foods
And stellar songs.
A wistful wondering,
An innocent image