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Be resolute.

9 Jul

 

She wasn’t angry precisely, just tired of being nice all day. She would never, EVER get married…ever.

“Can’t you smile a little? For your big brother?”

“No”.

“But the photographer wants a family picture. All of us.”

I’m never getting married, she said in her head. They can all go jump.

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Put down the dust rag.

6 Jul

Stay cool.

28 Jun

Hers, nobody else’s. A good wide plank for her bum, and hanging far enough off the ground that her toes barely brushed the grass.

She didn’t swing…she just dangled loose, doing nothing at all. The air hung hot and close and the melting ice popped gently in her glass,

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Be the bad guy.

16 Jun

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Get down and dirty.

11 Jun

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Eat fruit.

24 May

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Take off your boots.

23 May

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Eat less.

11 May

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Get your ears checked.

8 May

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Keep one for later.

6 May