Lie to me, death, illness, chronic illness

Lie To Me

Tell me that I’m beautiful. Stroke my cheek and tell me that my face doesn’t look ashy. That it doesn’t need some color because it has enough color. It has enough color, honey. That it[…]

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Why is she here, Mother in law, Marriage,

Why Is She Here?

This room. So much has happened here. We’ve made love here. On this bed that I sit on now. On the rug at the foot of the bed. Completely naked most times. Half clothed sometimes.[…]

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What If You Loved Me, Marriage, Love, Relationships, Infertility

What If You Loved Me?

That night. You don’t know about that night. The events preceding that night, you don’t know either. And yet, even in ignorance, you won’t love me. Why? You think you know everything there is to[…]

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I Cheated on You, Infidelity, Marriage, Christina Perri, A Thousand Years

I Cheated On You

Tonight, a man and a woman are holding a rendezvous in one of the hotels in the city. If you happen to intrude on them, maybe get your hands on their room keys, happen to[…]

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Mistress Material, Wife Material, Infidelity, Marriage

Mistress Material

When I snooped through his phone and was met by evidence of infidelity strewn all over it, my first instinct was to ask who the hell Kristy was. You remember Kristy, right? I did ask.[…]

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