• mars on earth commented on the post, dad 3 years, 1 month ago

    “Hey, can you review this for me? My boss will pay you.” my dad called.

    At the mention of being paid, I bounded into the room. I don’t get money at all unless it’s my birthday.

  • I walked down the white pathway, strewn with flower petals.
    He smiled at me, and I smiled back.
    The crowd was in silent suspense, and instrumental romantic music played in the background.

  • I stand by the old magnolia tree, arms crossed. She was supposed to be here 30 minutes ago.
    I sigh and lean against the trunk.
    We’ve been meeting here ever since we were little kids. Then suddenly, it stopped.
    She got a new friend. I got a new feeling.
    It’s been ten years since we last met here.
    Then suddenly, she contacted me out of…[Read more]

  • I picked the magnolia off the tree.
    “I hope they don’t get mad at us for taking their magnolias.”
    “Mmmhmm, there could be a camera in the magnolias.” She said distantly, peering into the magnolia in her hand, as if it were an actual possibility. She tucked the magnolia behind my ear, and I smiled.
    “I love you.”