Somewhere Under The Rainbow
No one knew exactly when Mike arrived, nor from where, but his arrival became well known and spread like wildfire to nearby towns.
The Night Call
The flashing lights of the 711 were casting their yellowish hues on the sidewalk in front of its entrance, not reaching high enough to touch the dusty orange, green and red sign above. But, although unwillingly, they did manage to caress Peter’s back, who was sitting on a low brickwork a couple of feet away. Just like the clerk inside the shop he was scrolling through the games on his phone, opening and closing them with his phone muted, not attempting to play any of them. This search for distraction was going on for a quarter at least, and one empty can of beer was laying on the ground beneath him while the new one, still covered in melted drops of ice, was standing on his side.WriterinWonder
Wish you well
I remember feeling the dramatic pinch against my skin the minute the bullet struck me. It felt like a thick nail, surrounded by a fireball, had entered inside of me with no plan of escaping. I remember the cold wisp of air that escaped my lips on impact and the noticeable arch in my back as I began to collapse.
5 Things You Should Keep in Mind Before Going Out with a Lesbian
So, she asked you out or vice versa? Now, the exciting part happens. You two get to go on your very first date. You will have time to get to know each other and see if you mesh. But what are the rules? What will make everything flow more smoothly?Nicole Higginbotham-Hogue
Tonight I find myself in AW of myself and my life. My three boys are running around the house after a day at the pumpkin patch, not as glamorous as you think lol, but hey we got the pumpkins so that is a SUCCESS. Staring at two baskets of laundry, stressed about things I never thought I would GET TO BE stressed about.Katarina Scott
The Trials and Tribulations of LGBTQ Dating
"We've got this gift of love, but love is like a precious plant. You can't just accept it and leave it in the cupboard or just think it's going to get on by itself. You've got to keep watering it. You've got to really look after it and nurture it." - John LennonLuis Rubén
Young Love with John and Raphael in One of Those Days
Author's Note Content warning: description of being depressed. I must give credit where credit is due. In this chapter, I am using an English cover of the Digimon Adventure Tri opening, Butterfly.
The Biggest Breakup
Leonard kept calling and texting my phone, I think it's about time I let him know it was officially over. He has been in my life off and on for eleven years, he has cheated almost twenty times and like that I still take him back. Broken hearted and all, sharing so many memories I use to find it hard to break things off even with this damaged relationship he and I brewed up.
Memphis in the Rearview
It was May of 1994. I'd just turned eighteen. I'd officially come out of the closet after telling my mother I was gay. I had graduated high school. And after thirty years of marriage, my father walked out on us.Shannon Yarbrough
The Sex Bubble Nobody Wants to Admit Is Happening
Whenever I think of 2020, somehow I end up thinking about the John Travolta made for TV movie in the 70s, The boy in the plastic bubble, long before he became the heartthrob from the movie Grease.
Once Upon a Time My Gay Boyfriend Abused Me and Never Knew It until Now
The Truth Shall Set You Free Recently I let go of two friends, they gaslighted me, and since drama is not my middle name, I chose to disappear in their lives.
Sitting on the Bench in Juneau Was a Promise My Ex Boyfriend Failed to Keep
Whenever I think of Alaska, I remember the TV show Northern Exposure in the 1990s. It still is one of the greatest TV shows in my book, a favorite to this day. The ensemble characters gave me my first glimpse of what life is like in rural America.