Tagged: time

95. Books

“It seems like a defeat,” Matt said, putting the sack of books on the cart. “What does?” Lynn asked, handing him the next sack out of the trunk. “Just acknowledging that we’re never going...

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86. Time

Joy looked at the parking lot’s meter and wanted to cry. “What’s wrong, Mom?” “Crystal, it’s frustrating,” Joy said. “It’s like I’ve blinked and I’m living in a new country, where I don’t speak...

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75. Before…

“It’s a simple question,” Seth said, standing in front of the blackboard art installation at the museum. “And it’s anything but a simple answer,” Ty said. “C’mon, ‘Before I die, I want to….’” “It’s...

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69. Five Minutes

Five minutes doesn’t sound like a lot of time. A lot can happen in five minutes, though. You can listen to a song, read a story about last night’s game or make a surprisingly...

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67. Courthouse

“C’mon, Jon,” his father said. “The sooner we get there, the sooner this’ll be over.” Jon knew his dad meant well, but he also knew that it wasn’t true. Their schedule — their lives...

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