The next morning Taylor got up early planning to sneak out of the house unnoticed. Dinner wasn’t an all-out argument over her skipping school, but it was unpleasant. She threw on a grey dress and her favorite sandals, put her favorite necklace back on and pulled her hair up in a messy bun. She snuck … Continue reading Consumed- Part 8 – clearly longer than a short story at this point. 🙂
Rebecca left the kids on the dock and went back inside, presumably to call Elizabeth. An awkward silence filled the air as Rebecca walked away. So much had changed in the past five minutes and all of it centered on Taylor. Cartwright was the first to break. “So, you have gay moms. Someone could … Continue reading Consumed- Part 7
I live in a country full of sadists obsessed with punishment every single mistake is met with a harsh and exacting punishment It doesn't matter what happens to you because you had it coming get cancer well god gave you that to teach you a lesson house catches on fire well, you should have bought a … Continue reading The Land of the Imprisoned and the Home of the Terrified
Read Part Five Here The three teens walked up to Taylor’s house feeling quite rebellious and quite relieved to not be at school anymore. They walked into the kitchen to grab a snack. “Do you guys want anything to drink?” Taylor opened the stainless fridge and pulled out an iced coffee for herself. “We will … Continue reading Consumed Part 6
Read Part 4 Here The next morning came too soon. Taylor’s cat was pawing at her face, encouraging her to get up and feed her. Taylor growled at the cat and demanded she bring her coffee. She figured, you never know, one of these days it just might work. As if on cue, Taylor’s mother … Continue reading Consumed Part 5
Read Part Three Here Taylor’s grandfather lived in a large stately home out in the country, just outside of Baton Rouge. Large live oaks lined the dirt driveway leading up to the house. The house had a grand porch that wrapped around all the way around the home. The house needed a fresh coat of … Continue reading Consumed Part 4
Why is I didn't know always the excuse? Someone yells at you to stop and yet you didn't know you should stop Someone screams I'm going to report you and yet you didn't know you should stop It's all such bullshit complete and utter bullshit quick save all of our precious helpless boys They don't … Continue reading Everyone in society just cries now, it’s what we do.