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FFfAW — The Cruise

“I’ve always wanted to go on a cruise ship,” Rebecca whispered to her husband, Kenneth.

Kenneth looked over at his wife. “Why have you never mentioned this before?” 189 more words

Flash Fiction

By the train tracks

We had gone on that dirt road too many times. Like a movie that you have watched over and over to the point where you know every dialogue, I knew each house, each tree and bush. 301 more words


Lessons from the sea

Back in Mexico, four times in the last two years, every time a different place and a new experience. This is slowly turning into a love affair. 348 more words


The tortilla lady

There she was standing on her 2′ radius, rotating between the bowl of dough, the press machine, and the grill where she would finalize her work by putting all of the grilled tortillas in a basket covered with a white and green checkered napkin. 276 more words


Fairy Tales and False Hope

How I wish I could run away

to the familiar place

where princesses slay dragons

And talking dolls have long noses

Where little girls and boys are whisked away at midnight… 113 more words



The origin of this quote is disputed. But if it was Buddha who said it or not these words  should make us stop in our tracks.  57 more words

Living Longer

Let me walk through your home

Let me walk through your home and take my time absorbing every detail. Let me imagine the stories that happened here or the ones that will happen. 311 more words