I never knew you existed before, but now you're all I can think about. From the moment I saw you, something within me said "That's it! That's the one!" I was nervous because I have never been a guide before, but I know I am ready...

I awoke this morning head pounding, stomach turning; most likely from the copious amounts of Whiskey I had consumed hours prior. I stumbled from bed wearing the same clothes I had worn the previous day: a heavy winterโ€™s coat, thick gloves, waterproof pants, and snow...

Halloween is by far my favorite time of the year, the one wonderful day where walking around with a mask on is socially acceptable. Masks hold quite a unique place in society. A mask can transform anyone into something else, turn an actor into a...

Hope didn't like being home without her parents. All of her friends did, and they had all shared wild tales of what exactly they had done when their parents were gone. They all seemed to get a sense of satisfaction at disobeying their parents and...

โ€œSixty seconds.โ€ The coxswainโ€™s warning was punctuated by the deafening thud of the Zodiacโ€™s hull hammering into an oncoming swell. Although my eyes were locked on the stern of the rapidly approaching cargo ship, I found myself involuntarily reaching for my vest, taking account of all...

With his new bride in his arms, Gavin stepped across the threshold of their new home. He set her down carefully on her feet and steadied her balance. Between her puffy wedding gown, the three inch heels she wore, and all the champagne she had drunk,...

The phone rang. Phoebe looked at Heather confused, โ€œUm, are you going to answer that?โ€ โ€œNah, donโ€™t bother.โ€ responded Heather, โ€œItโ€™s just going to be that annoying creep again.โ€ โ€œHuh?โ€ asked Phoebe, even more confused, โ€œWhat creep?โ€ โ€œWait, I never told you about this guy?โ€ She noticed the...

Four-year-old Shade Godwit always loved her teddy bear named Thomas. He was a brown bear with a blue raincoat and hat. She had him since she was a baby. Her parents got it from an eccentric, old womanโ€™s yard sale before she was born. There...