The Foolish

“I find it funny.” That was it after all. I just found it funny. Both amusing and strange. “Why is it so funny?” She asked as she continued to put dishes in the dishwasher. I knew the sound well, even … Continue reading

Children and Retail

“Aaaaaaaaahhhhhhhhhhh!” Her little high pitch squeals could be heard from across the store. She stumbled only once but caught her balance before she hit the ground. Her shoes lit up with every step, and glittered as the lights reflected in … Continue reading

This is Why I Drink

It isn’t the first time. It won’t be the last time. That’s what I tell myself whenever I encounter men in my department. They come in, flirt with you and pretend they’re going to buy things from you, but then … Continue reading

Shelby and Oliver

When she stares at you, it’s almost unnerving. Most cats when you pet them don’t stare directly into your eyes the entire time you pet them. Her eyes are a brilliant emerald. Iridescent. Intelligent. She doesn’t usually fall asleep in … Continue reading