Unhealed

He came to me in a time of need ...or so I thought and felt indeed. A time of sadness mixed with a little lonely I thought I would be his "one and only" I wasn't though, for this you shall see I wasn't enough, or at least that was my decree I couldn't have …

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Sebastian’s Story – Part 31 – Breakfast Meeting

Photo by Vlada Karpovich on Pexels.com “Davina, breakfast is ready! Pronto!” Fiona hollered upstairs to beckon her daughter down to the table. “Mom, I’m not 12. I will be down in a moment. Can you get Sebastian’s food first?” Davina answered back from her upstairs bedroom. There were not many instances of the family getting …

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Sebastian’s Story – Part 30 – The Mansion and The Boy

Dinner was served at the big family table when Fiona, Finn, and Sebastian joined Lucas at the table. Lucas smiled at all of them when they sat down, and he welcomed them to the table, which was funny since the table and everything in the house was now Fiona’s property according to Davina’s letter. “Welcome …

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Sebastian’s Story – Part 29 – The Arlington Hotel

The Arlington Hotel was a little over an hour drive southwest from the Roland Police Department, and Detective West wanted to commit to following up on the lead Finn gave about the matchbook when he collected his mother’s personal belongings. She had checked it out of evidence to take with her on her trip, following …

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Sebastian’s Story – Part 28 – The Picture and Device

“I see things, that's all. Write enough stories and every shadow on the floor looks like a footprint; every line in the dirt like a secret message.”― Stephen King, Bag of Bones Brooke had seen enough “things” that it tarnished her view of her family and most people, in general. After seeing her mother on …

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Sebastian’s Story – Part 24 – Lucas’s Demesne

Sebastian was like a tiny little Spartan because he was ready for any battle that came at him. He was having the worst time of his life, and he stood so tall and so very strong. Most adults would crumble with everything that had been happening in his young life. He had the heart and …

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Sebastian’s Story – Part 23 – Acceptance

­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Fiona and Finn watched Sebastian leave with Sharon at the end of her shift, and Fiona looked back at Lucas standing behind her waving goodbye to her grandson. She still wasn’t sure how she felt about this new guy that was secretly in Davina’s introverted life. Lucas smiled at her as they heard the revelry …

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Sebastian’s Story – Part 15 – The Seedy Man (#WDYS 108)

This post is for Sadje's What Do You See? I said that I wouldn't be posting any more of my book, but I couldn't resist any longer. Plus, I was inspired to start Brooke's connection with Flannery on this post with the photo that Sadje provided. I put the links at the bottom for the …

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Three Things Challenge #747 by E.M.

Pensitivity101 hosts the Three Things Challenge, and today's words are hefty, hole, and missing. Here is my creation using these words. She carries a hefty load upon her shouldersFilled and packed down, heavy as bouldersThe worry creating a hole in her caring heartShe has no clue where to go, how to startTo fill this void …

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E.M.’s Three Things Challenge #2

Today has been a day, so I am a bit late posting than usual. This is my submission for the Three Things Challenge sponsored by Pensitivity101. The company around me, I had no actual sayI was dropped off like garbage, could not speak a peep My cheeks grow more flush each dayFrom anxiety that only …

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