Faking My Life Story

I was applying for a writing job and found this prompt: Tell us about your hometown. Describe what was it like growing up there? what are some things to do or see? what are popular foods in the area? I didn’t really want to talk about where I came from but I wanted to incorporate some…

Untaming The Shrew

I’m immersed in the world I am creating  on my computer so it takes a moment to realize he is looking at me, to even notice him standing in the corner, but when I look up and my eyes meet his for the briefest of moments, I let my lids flicker quickly. It won’t do…