The Spotlight

One of the girls in the pretty matching dresses was pregnant. She was 16. She felt shame and guilt. The spotlight was painful.

The son of the mistress was awarded a scholarship to a top university. He was 17. He felt pride and excitement. The spotlight was lovely. Continue reading The Spotlight

Two Sisters, Two Hearts

She saw her sister through the window. She had to look twice because her sister was laughing.  She also gave the pig a high five. Then, her sister came back into the house and said “He is such a loser!” The feelings stung her hard.  Her sister was right.  He was a loser!  A big one.  He had just gotten a third woman pregnant and … Continue reading Two Sisters, Two Hearts