The arrogance of a feline

“What is that… Thing?” Henry shuddered, disgusted. “That?” Suki asked, looking down to see what Henry was referring to. “Oh, you mean him?” “What else would I be referring to?” He spat back. She hissed, then whispered, “I believe that is our new companion.” “It’s… Shaggy?” He took a moment, surveying the intruder. “And not to…

A cunning brother

Anna shivered. She heard a hushed whisper, a broken laugh then the clatter of cutlery. No! It couldn’t be. “Jake I swear if you’ve touched them!” She ran, pelting it down the stairs so quickly she should have fallen. “You snooze you lose!” He roared in a battle cry, escaping her clutches and flying through the…

I cry out for a mother

I lurch Ceaseless in my demands, Wanting something more Yet it always slips from my hands. I lurch Muscles straining, Relentless abandonment In the life I don’t​ seem to be reining. I lurch Hoping there is something​ other, Days roll past my hands unable to grip I cry out for a mother.   Lurch

Do pj’s class as casual?

A buzzing from my phone. You coming tonight? Crap, I cringe in the realisation that I forgot about the meetup. Before I can scramble an excuse my phone beeps again. You forgot, didn’t you? I’ll give you 20 mins then I’m picking you up. Double crap. I text back furiously, fingers moving so fast they…