The Prey

Dalibor bent over to catch his breath. His throat felt ragged, as though the air was scratching it. His heart was pounding in his chest, his head was spinning, and his calves were burning. He let his bag drop off of his shoulder and sat down next to it on the ground, which was allContinue reading “The Prey”

We Came, We Saw, We Loved – Part 8

At this point, I was already fully aware of the fact that I would marry this woman; and, I made a conscious decision to love her. I didn’t tell her, of course. I needed to give myself time to prove it to myself and to be sure of my decision. But I already knew it in my heart and mind.

A Bird

Flittering, twittering, flapping its wings Whistling, bristling, gaily it sings Clicking and beeping my camera pings Sending my subject away on its wings I got a few photos of a bird. I only had a couple seconds for each shot, so I wasn’t able to get a good crisp shot with the focus set properly.Continue reading “A Bird”

We Came, We Saw, We Loved – Part 6

I wore my light blue Monterey hoodie and jeans with a jacket on top. In my passenger seat lay a bouquet of 31 white and coral pink roses. In my chest, my heart was racing. As I laid out my plan for the day in my mind, I prayed for wisdom and courage. I wasContinue reading “We Came, We Saw, We Loved – Part 6”

We Came, We Saw, We Loved – Part 4

The city was aglow with lights and abuzz with people. I tried my best to take it all in, but I could barely keep my eyes off of Nadia. Still, despite having known it for such a short time and despite seeing so little of it, I was beginning to fall in love with this city.