Category: Mondays

Monday Short Tale: A Shattered Love

Hey, Y’all! Here is this week’s Monday Short Tale. “We were always going to say goodbye, weren’t we?” “Yeah, I think so.” “I loved you though. I loved you so much.” A pause. “I know. I know. I loved you too.” “So, what happened… Continue Reading “Monday Short Tale: A Shattered Love”

Monday Short Tale: A One-Way Heart

Hey, Y’all! Here is the first short tale of February. Every story this month, due to Valentine’s Day, will have at least an undertone of love. A cool wind blew through a cracked open window. The room’s owner was not currently in the room… Continue Reading “Monday Short Tale: A One-Way Heart”

Monday Short Tale: You Left Me!

Hey, Ya’ll! Welcome to Simply Paradise & Haven!  “Ow!! Ow, ow, Shit, Ow!”  Beckett shook out his throbbing hand, the fingers pulsing and he could already see the bruise coming up on the knuckles that had made contact.  Meanwhile, his former best friend he’d… Continue Reading “Monday Short Tale: You Left Me!”

Monday Short Tale: Mission-Ground Zero

Hey, ya’ll! Welcome to Simply Paradise & Haven!    “You just broke protocol number five-twenty!”  “Seriously?! We’re trying to cheat death and you’re worried about protocol?!”  “Well, pardon me for trying to keep us out of jail if we survive this!” Anya paused to… Continue Reading “Monday Short Tale: Mission-Ground Zero”

Monday Short Tale: What is Love?

Hey, Ya’ll! Welcome to Simply Paradise & Haven. Silence fell over the group of friends.  Finally, Anna asked, “What did you ask again, Twyla?”  “I asked what is love? In your own perspective, what is love?”  Owen answered, “Painful but worth it.”  Lila responded,… Continue Reading “Monday Short Tale: What is Love?”

Monday Short Tale: Wooing the Were Way.

Hey, ya’ll! Welcome to Simply Paradise & Haven!  Here is our Monday Short Tale for the week. Keeping with the theme of February, it’ll be a romantic piece.  Reggi sighed in exasperation as she opened her door. There was yet another plant on her… Continue Reading “Monday Short Tale: Wooing the Were Way.”

Monday Short Tale: Gus and the Class Bully: The End.

Hey, ya’ll! Welcome to Simply Paradise & Haven.  Here’s the final piece of Gus and the Class Bully. I think it’s not quite the usual happy ending but it’s not a sad ending.  Theodore Black yawned as he pulled his car into the parking… Continue Reading “Monday Short Tale: Gus and the Class Bully: The End.”

Monday Short Tale: Gus and the Class Bully pt. 2

Hey, ya’ll! Welcome back to Simply Paradise & Haven.  As I promised last week, here is the next part of Gus and the Class Bully. Despite that one of their classmates was curled in a fetal ball in the middle of the hallway, tears… Continue Reading “Monday Short Tale: Gus and the Class Bully pt. 2”

Monday Short Tale: Gus and the Class Bully.

Hey, ya’ll! Welcome to SP&H!  Here is this week’s Short Tale.  Gus hunched his shoulders forward, right hand clasping the strap of his bookbag tightly, as he made his way through the hallway. He could hear his peers snickering at him, talking about him… Continue Reading “Monday Short Tale: Gus and the Class Bully.”

Monday Short Tale: A Failed Haunting

Hey, Ya’ll!  A bump sounded above Jan’s head but she didn’t even blink. Another bump sounded from the direction of the stairs and she simply shouted, “Cut it out!” When yet another thump sounded, this time from dining room, Jan simply turned up the… Continue Reading “Monday Short Tale: A Failed Haunting”

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