• Juliet commented on the post, rally 6 years, 2 months ago

    The heat that emanated from the stands was electrically. The energy sizzled in the summer air. Rallying a crowd could be dangerous, but he was a confident as they come.

  • Juliet commented on the post, meow 6 years, 2 months ago

    kat

  • Juliet commented on the post, delight 6 years, 3 months ago

    Benny’s hand shakes, so I hold it tight. He looks up at me and I see the fear in his eyes.
    “We’re gonna be okay. Just….trust me,” I assure. He nods slowly and then pulls out of my grip. Benny gets up and looks out the window. I can see the bright lights reflecting on his pale skin, and the way his eyes stare intensely at the scene below. I sit…[Read more]

  • Juliet commented on the post, frenzy 6 years, 3 months ago

    You sang me Spanish lullubys,
    The sweetest sadness in your eyes,
    Clever trick.
    -Almost Lover by A Fine Frenzy

  • Juliet commented on the post, tumble 6 years, 4 months ago

    Like a child tumbling down a hill, I didn’t know where I would land. Until I found myself in Nick’s arms.

  • Juliet commented on the post, pixels 6 years, 4 months ago

    I wanted to pry the pixelated hands away from your body and haul you into my bed where you’d be safe. But you stood your ground and let the virus of girls eat at your soft, warm flesh. You didn’t cry or try to bat them away when they began to strip you of your clothes. Nothing seemed to phase you. And slowly, I watched the satisfied girls retreat…[Read more]

  • Juliet commented on the post, pixels 6 years, 4 months ago

    I tried to grab his hand, to stop him from disappearing into the tv, but as I toke hold of him, his hand feel into little pieces on the floor. Tangible pixels.

  • Juliet commented on the post, flee 6 years, 4 months ago

    His grabbed me up in my blankets out of bed, and flew down the breaking stairs and out the door. I watched the house burn behind us as we fled. Snuggling my head into the crook of Josh’s arm, I fell back to sleep.

  • Juliet commented on the post, coach 6 years, 4 months ago

    Horse. Drawn. Big. Black. Scarry. Headless Horseman. Childhood. Dr. Who. Blue. Gas. Rose. Boyfriend.

  • Juliet commented on the post, fools 6 years, 4 months ago

    a prep girl with a public school boy? unprecedented. but the the couple just looked on at the ones that scorned them, know them to be fools.

  • Juliet commented on the post, montage 6 years, 4 months ago

    Images flash brightly on the screen as I watch from the doorway. Josh is putting together so kind of montage. Then I realize…it’s for me.

  • Juliet commented on the post, montage 6 years, 4 months ago

    The montage of images flash through my mind, as I realize all the things that Seneca has been doing these past 4 years to grab my attention.

  • Juliet commented on the post, collage 6 years, 4 months ago

    The leaves that coated the forest floor were like a collage of colors, all overlapping and mixing their colors together to form a big quilt of sorts.

  • Juliet commented on the post, sisterhood 6 years, 4 months ago

    The little girl that I had endured over the years of riding the morning bus was going to be the one that would be the other sister in the small group that my blood sister and I had called a ‘sisterhood’.

  • Juliet commented on the post, barren 6 years, 4 months ago

    His body was so empty. The barren look in his beautiful eyes hurt me. His hands were still so soft and reassuring, but when he kissed me, it never felt right.

  • Juliet commented on the post, oblique 6 years, 4 months ago

    His eyes seemed oblique and squished. But the squinty, crooked feature gave him that look of a naïve child. And in that moment, I felt my heart melt in pity for the beautifully deformed boy.

  • Juliet commented on the post, stratosphere 6 years, 4 months ago

    As we glided safely above the stratosphere, Noah gently toke my hand in his. ”
    We’re almost there,” he whispered.

  • Juliet commented on the post, signed 6 years, 5 months ago

    Nick carefully signed the letter in his best cursive.
    “Why cursive?” I asked, making a funny face.
    “Hardly anyone cares about cursive these days. That’s why it’s the perfect way to address the Seers. They’ll understand how important it is to us.”

  • Juliet commented on the post, signed 6 years, 5 months ago

    Nock carefully signed the letter in his best cursive.
    “Why cursive?” I asked, making a funny face.
    “Hardly anyone cares about cursive these days. That’s why it’s the perfect way to address the Seers. They’ll understand how important it is to us.”

  • Juliet commented on the post, airstream 6 years, 5 months ago

    A cool airstream blew through my hair and against the balloon.