A small body tiptoed towards the open doorway, the brightness in the hallway subtly illuminated into the dark bedroom and he craned his neck until a vague outline of the tired body atop the bed was visible.Read More »
A sweet combined smell of hot chocolate and gingerbread cookies wafted through the living room. Wherever she looked, all she could see were hues of red, green, and silver. From the red-painted walls to the flashing Christmas tree standing in one corner, and shimmering silver tinsel on the window sills.Read More »
Growing up with seven brothers and sisters, Jamie had always known that he wanted to one day have a family of his own.
Pink dress. Brown hair. Twinkling green eyes. Big smile. Missing front teeth. Plaster on her elbow.
That’s how they remember her. She stays frozen in their minds. Never growing up. Forever trapped as a five year old.