The Courage to LoveThe cab screeched to a halt in front of Good Shepherd Hospital. Skye stumbled out, pulling a twenty from her wallet and handing it to the driver. Struggling with her purse a moment, she tucked her wallet back inside. She was late. It had been happening more and more often with her after school activities taking up more of her time. Before, when she was still in junior high, she was able to make her meetings with Alex on time. But since starting high school, sheʼd become involved in many extracurricular activities. She knew Alex understood and didnʼt hold it against her. Still, the guilt ate at her.The Courage to Love4 years ago in Short Stories More Like This
It was rare for him to be home, often spending weeks or months in the hospital when he had a relapse. She knew he was lonely and visited as often as she could. It seemed to help and the perpetual sadness that enveloped many of the other patients escaped him. Even then, she knew it was hard for him. Skye was his best friend and she did what she could to be there whenever he needed h
Loki's Princess: Chapter OneLoki's Princess: Chapter One3 years ago in Introductions & Chapters More Like This
WARNING: spoilers!!! Do NOT read if you don't want to know anything that happens beyond chapter 36.
“Princess,” Loki called as Nakaba shook her head clear of the Arcana of Time. “Was it Caesar again?”
Nakaba gazed out over the balcony. “He has done what he needed to do, just as I have done what I needed to,” she said, detached.
Loki took a step toward her, wishing for nothing more than to wrap her in his arms. She continued to stare out at nothing in particular. As the sun sank behind the horizon, she finally turned to him. Adele chose that time to make his appearance.
“Nakaba,” he sighed. “How many times have I told you not to allow other men into your bedchamber? You are my wife and I don’t want any other man in here, especially w