• Lola commented on the post, decorations 7 years, 2 months ago

    I strung the decorations on the Christmas tree that I bought just for my boyfriend. We had just moved house together and I had insisted that we celebrate Christmas with his family as well as Hanukkah with mine. He […]

  • Lola commented on the post, crew 7 years, 2 months ago

    The crew buzzed around me like a swarm of irritated bees. One woman pulled at the unruley bit of hair that hung over my eyes. A short-ish man with glasses straightened my tutu. A severe woman clapped her hands, […]

  • Lola commented on the post, auxiliary 7 years, 2 months ago

    Auxiliary. I flipped the channel until AUX was in the corner of the screen. I smiled. I grabbed my controller. Pac-man here I come.

  • Lola commented on the post, doorknob 7 years, 2 months ago

    I turned the door knob into the library. It left a smear of grime on my palm. I cringed. Welcome to the library, my mind snickered. Please wipe your hands before touching the books. We were too lazy to clean and […]

  • Lola commented on the post, bandages 7 years, 2 months ago

    I wrapped yet another bandage around my wrist. I knew that I had to stop. But I couldn’t and I wouldn’t. The rush from the blood loss was intoxicating. The way that the blade would dance across the tender skin of […]

  • Lola commented on the post, adviser 7 years, 2 months ago

    The adviser of the meeting stood at the front of the room, gesticulating with his arms. “I’m telling you people that it won’t work!”
    I raised my hand, “But, sir, don’t we have to TRY to know for sure?”

  • Lola commented on the post, suggestion 7 years, 2 months ago

    I crammed my paper angerly into the suggetion box. It was overflowing, so I knew that I wasn’t going to get what I wanted. Stranger thing have happened though.

  • Lola commented on the post, turbine 7 years, 2 months ago

    The wind turbine turned with the force of the storm. Gust after gust of wind spun the fan, creating energy for the small town. One lone scientist stood below with a clip board.

  • Lola commented on the post, modem 7 years, 2 months ago

    I adjusted the modems postion. I was losing connection, and fast. Her face was coming forward in static. “Polly, I have to go,” I spoke the last words I wanted to speak to her.
    I could see the shattered look in […]

  • Lola commented on the post, harness 7 years, 2 months ago

    I put the at harness in its place. My lead dog, Teata, chuffed and pawed at the ice. The other six were standing at attention, waiting for my command. I climbed on to my sled and gripped the reins in my mitton […]

  • Lola commented on the post, motion 7 years, 2 months ago

    Motion. That word was the bane of my existance for a long time. Exercise? How about not. Running? No. Jumping? I don’t think so. Then I woke one morning to see that my thighs have grown a bit to large for my […]

  • Lola commented on the post, chills 7 years, 2 months ago

    I shivered. A shudder ran up my spine as his rough fingertips traced lines on my shoulder. I batted his hand away, “Please, Tom, not here,” I giggled.
    He shrugged and continued his motion, “Why not, Alecia?” he […]

  • Lola commented on the post, saturday 7 years, 2 months ago

    This is the same word as yesturday. I’m dissapointed. It’s a shame. Oh, well. This Saturday, I plan on re-teaching myself to type. Wish me luck.