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Hook, Line, and Sinker

(Note: This is a massive departure from my normal writing, in a big way, but I wanted to write a short story based off events that occurred last night.) 971 more words

Prose

Flirtation -Rita Dove

After all, there’s no need

to say anything

at first. An orange, peeled

and quartered, flares

like a tulip on a wedgewood plate

Anything can happen. 54 more words

Flirtation

You know that moment. When your eyes comes across another set of eyes and an instance spark was felt in your heart. You tried not to look back at her, but it’s so hard. 143 more words

The Forget-me-not

To celebrate my blog’s fourth birthday, I decided to give everyone a rest from my prattling and instead hand over to a guest contributor – and not just any guest poster, oh no. 801 more words

Awkward

The Pageantry

Let’s play a game
Just you and me.
You may be the victor of this grand scheme
But I am a dark horse,
Finding my way sneakingly to you. 41 more words

Thoughts

A dodgy sailor?

And back to my story…

So here we are with Norah in the summer of 1941 as she enjoys increasingly romantic exchanges with her penpal, Sailor Jim. 989 more words

Diaries

The Art of 19th Century Flirtation

1. The Society flirt is a war horse: “Society flirtations are rarely guileless. The Society girl’s ears are open, her eyes are keen. She has noted the affairs of her elders; she longs for a flirtation of her own, as the war horse sniffs the scent of battle from afar; but she has no foolish visions of its eternity.” … 658 more words