The air was heavy between us as we sat around the coffee table again. I took my usual place on the loveseat and he took his usual place on the floor, propped against the futon. I curled my knees to my chest and started to trace my teeth with my fingers while I waited for him to say something. Anything.
Watson grips the chair and pushes it harshly into the desk behind me, “Do. Not. Play. Games. With. Me. Boy.” He spits out, “I am a kind man but she is like a daughter to me and I see the way you are looking at her.” His bite is sharp and I am left stunned. I watch as he walks away without so much as a glance back in my direction.
Hunted: Prologue HUNTED: Chapter One HUNTED: Chapter Two HUNTED: Chapter Three HUNTED: Chapter Four HUNTED: Chapter Five HUNTED: Chapter Six HUNTED: Chapter Seven HUNTED: Chapter Eight HUNTED: Chapter Nine HUNTED: Chapter 10 Eleven. Officer Finn Holland: I watch the clip for the fifth time and I feel victorious. Yet, I also have a sinking feeling … Continue reading HUNTED: Chapter Eleven
I reach out and cradle his face in my hands, my thumbs resting below his eyes, catching his tears. “Me too, Jax, me too.” He rests his forehead on my shoulder and wraps his arms around me tightly. My arms squeeze around his neck and I feel him start to shake. We stay like that for awhile, crying together, grieving together, trying to find solace.
“I just witnessed my best friend get murdered and survived two gunshots! If I feel like getting drunk I am going too.” I snap. They were right though, I never drank. It wasn’t my thing but hours ago we laid Juliet to rest and I realized that her murderer could have been watching us, or me rather, for awhile. Call me crazy but that was a hard pill to swallow.
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Dear beloved, Last week when you called me my words caught in my throat. I wanted to say so much but I wasn't sure how to. I wasn't sure if you were ready for my words or if now was the time. You said so much and I am still in such shock. Shock that … Continue reading Love beyond words…
Dear God, I will trust in you completely. It's hard especially because everything seems impossible but I'm choosing to trust you. I am taking a step onto the water and I'm either going to sink or swim. So Lord help me swim. Swim in the deepest waters. You have the power to make this week … Continue reading Tonight’s Prayer
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"My health my fail, and my spirit may grow weak, but God remains the strength of my heart; He is mine forever." ~Psalm 73:26 Dear God, My heart is somber and I have grown weary, trying to fight what feels like a never ending battle with life. I know I am coming to you after … Continue reading Confessions of an Everyday Mind