Thomas Chandler

Thomas Chandler was a good looking man in his late forties. He was a charmer, a man you wouldn’t want to get involved with, but nevertheless a man women just couldn’t resist liking. Tom’s second wife, Jenny, didn’t seem to mind the fact that he...

Countdown

Julie mused back to Millennium night. She and several of her best friends had all gathered together to celebrate the year 2000 and what a party they had! Who would ever have thought that less than a thousand days later she and her husband would be divorced, and living...

The Cave

This isn’t going to last long, I thought to myself as I sought refuge from the sudden downpour in a cave on the beach. It was typical weather for this time of year. One minute the sun was shining like on a bright summer’s day, the next minute there was a...

The one that got away

Oh he was gorgeous! Just my type: full of fun, dashing and charming. Oh boy, was he charming! We “met” on a dating site and after two or three weeks of chatting on line, followed by hours talking to each other on the phone, we decided to meet for dinner at...

Caught in the act

Sally couldn’t sleep. She was too hot. She looked at the clock. Three a.m. Sally glanced at her sleeping husband Roger as she slid out of the bed. Nothing ever woke him. She envied how he could sleep undisturbed all night. It was stifling. Sally sighed as she...

Trois-par-Huit poem

Spider’s web Dainty lace glistened across the space between my house and alfresco place. Waiting to wind around me with its sticky hair as I wander outside and through its deadly lair. But just before I stepped through the door a huge spider I saw in its jaw....