Forbidden Creamer Tim arrived at work early and made coffee. He noticed some new pink sugar packets and decided to use one in his cup. He sipped the drink tenderly as he made his way to his cubicle.Forbidden Creamer5 years ago in Flash Fiction & Vignettes More Like This
Booting up his computer, he started reading a Maxim magazine and continued to sip his coffee.
After about ten minutes, he realized wasn't feeling so good. Pulling at the neck of his collar, he fanned himself with a folder. Why was it so hot all of a sudden? Wasn't this an air conditioned office?
Feeling his forehead, he was not only on fire but he was sweating heavily. Smacking his lips, he leaned forward to put his head on his desk. At least the molded plastic was cool.
When he went to straighten back up, he felt something brush against his neck. Swatting at the sensation, he found a lock of bro
Come To The CircusCome to the circus.Come To The Circus5 years ago in Free Verse More Like This
Come look and see!
Hear the announcer shout about many wondrous things.
Hurry! Get to your seat!
You don't want to be late!
"Ladies and gentlemen! Boys and girls of all ages!" The ringleader shouts, with a tall hat on his head and microphone in hand. "Let the show begin!"
Listen to the orchestra play as the stars come out to shine.
Look at them laugh and play.
See how they can spin on dime.
Get ready to laugh!
Here come the clowns!
With their small car and big red noses,
not one of them is wearing a frown.
Now see the acrobats do amazing tricks.
How they jump! How they flip! How they spin!
It's enough to make anyone grin.
Enter the juggler,
and the plate twirler, too!
See how they put their act together
just to entertain you.
Oh no! Here comes a lion!
The king of all beasts!
Or he'll make you his feast!
Just kidding! It's all part of the scene.
The lion isn't real.
He's just a human like you and me.
The spot light shines on a rare and mysterious creature.