Yoharie: Breaking Up Together (part three)

Posted by ractrose on 6 Jul 2022 in Fiction, Novels

Yoharie Breaking Up Together (part three)             “She baked a cake once, and it cratered in the middle, and she filled it with this big blob of icing…and it wiggled, carrying to the table. And Mike said, what you baked in there, the cat? He was stabbing the cake with […]

The Mirrors (part eight)

Posted by ractrose on 6 Jul 2022 in Fiction, Novels

    The Mirrors (part eight)     Charleton begged sympathy with his homely, engaging face…and the pain of his gaze, the flinching curve of his body, the girl’s heedless indulgent smile, told, if Charmante weren’t being fanciful… “This one, in the tennis gear? Esta, were they sweethearts?” “Oh, she didn’t like him much.”   […]