Relationships

Would Have, Should Have, Could Have

Would Have, Should Have, Could Have

We judge her. Look at her with eyes of scorn. She holds her head up high, ignores our whispers. I laugh and make mean comments about her with my friends. And when I get home, I sit and cry. I should have been as strong as she. I should have had confidence. I hold my(…)

Coffee Date

Coffee Date

A steaming cup of green tea is sitting on a milk white saucer in front of me. I am at a coffee house in the central business district for a date. I am trying to eat healthy hence my choice of herbal tea. No more frothy liquids that bulge the waist line. No more coffee(…)

The Couple On The Train: A Brief Musing On Love

The Couple On The Train: A Brief Musing On Love

There is a couple sitting across from me, fighting. She has that same scowl we all do when we are hurt and are not quite ready to forgive. Her legs are crossed, feet pointed away from him. He tries to kiss her but she refuses, tilting her head away. He tries again, and again, and(…)