Monthly Archives: January 2011

A Walk in the Park

Frank called me today in the morning to check up on me. I had left without telling him and he thought that something was wrong between us two. I reassured him I was okay and everything was cool on us. His work had off late been stressful and he needed someone to talk to. Before …

Little Steps

My uncle’s place was near our home so we decided to walk over there instead of driving. The walk turned out to be fun as my parents started reminding themselves when they were still young and life was different back then. We arrived a couple minutes after eleven o’clock and we were welcomed by my …

No Sleep, No Gain

My mum woke me up today with a radio turned up on high volume after numerous attempts failed before. The classical music she had tuned in just did it. I lost my sleep. “Hey wake up! Do you usually sleep like this?” She asked not amused. “No. I’m just tired.” “You need to wake up …

Back Home

I’m on my way home to see my parents whom I haven’t seen in about five months now. It has been a week since the incident and thought I should take a break from it all since things haven’t been the same with Ann and I. She has been more quiet and angry since Mike …

And the tears flowed

“What?” I shouted. I could not get how Mike would insult me and get away with it. “Ann, are you sure he didn’t tell you about the incident?” Fred asked. “He didn’t. I told you before.” Ann responded. “What are you going to do Kate?” “I don’t know. He was drunk at the time and …

Recount

“Are you okay?” Fred asked after I cleaned up. “I think so. How do you think Ann will react to this?” I asked fearing it would complicate things. Fred came and sat next to me. “I think you should tell Ann everything that happened.” “Okay. Let me send her a text and tell her to …