My Life Be Like, short story

Intertwined

I flipped over to see his sleeping face, and I knew I was in deep trouble. It was never supposed to go this far, but this was third time of us linking up. I couldn't even tell you how we ended up here or why we couldn't stop meeting up. I just knew that our… Continue reading Intertwined

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Organized Chaos- Part 10: And Then There Were Two

“Looks like I got here just in time.”   Johnathan shook his head in agreement.   The mystery man stepped into the light and it was Eric. Johnathan had him in his back pocket all along in case he needed him. “What else do you need Johnathan?”   “Thank God for you being here. It was… Continue reading Organized Chaos- Part 10: And Then There Were Two

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Organized Chaos- Part 9: Tying Up Loose Ends

  Cherry saw dead red. She just found out the truth about Rasheeda. The man she loved was dead and it was all his sister’s fault. As she ran down the hallway trying to catch Rasheeda, the memories of DeWayne were flying through her mind at a rapid pace. From the first moment they met… Continue reading Organized Chaos- Part 9: Tying Up Loose Ends

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Organized Chaos- Part 8: The Cleanup Woman

“I wonder what he meant by the condolences.”   Cherry thought on Johnathan’s thoughts as she sat in her empty apartment wondering where DeWayne was. The thoughts of what Jonathan had mentioned to her was stressing her mind. She decided to go to the police department at this point because she was really starting to… Continue reading Organized Chaos- Part 8: The Cleanup Woman

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Organized Chaos- Part 7: Everything Seen Isn’t Seen

  Tick, tick, tick. Rasheeda was looking at the clock as she thought about what was about to go down. Det.  Watkins was walking right into a setup that she helped put together and it was all for Jonathan, a guy that was just recently crying at the scene of his wife dying. All the… Continue reading Organized Chaos- Part 7: Everything Seen Isn’t Seen

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Organized Chaos-Part 6: The Setup

“What did you get yourself into DeWayne?”   Det. Danny Watkins was muttering to himself as he was pulling out of the precinct parking lot. The veteran police office was on his way to see someone that may know DeWayne’s whereabouts: Johnathan. He found it strange that DeWayne was asking so many questions about the… Continue reading Organized Chaos-Part 6: The Setup

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Organized Chaos-Part 5: Love vs Love

DeWayne was a man on fire. “This fool gonna sleep with my woman and get her pregnant. I’m gonna kill him!”   DeWayne was riding in his unmarked police car to the precinct. Although he wasn’t the one who filed the report, he knew where he could get the information on Johnathan and where he… Continue reading Organized Chaos-Part 5: Love vs Love

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Organized Chaos-Part 4: The Getback

  “I got the last laugh Carolyn,” Rasheeda said as she broke down her rifle.   The shot felt good for her, shooting from far away with no one knowing where the shot came from. She saw Johnathan in the distance looking off to where the bullet came from and trying to find out the… Continue reading Organized Chaos-Part 4: The Getback

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Organized Chaos- Part 3: Dead Wrong

  Bang! The shot rang loud and clear as Carolyn took in a bullet. She fell to the ground, and immediately the consciousness of her body began to fade. The white light got bright as she heard Johnathan sadly holding her and sobbing because she was dying. The end was there for Carolyn as her… Continue reading Organized Chaos- Part 3: Dead Wrong

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Organized Chaos- Part 1: When Love Calls

“I miss her,” is all Eric could say to himself. Each day he thought on the times he and Carolyn used to spend together, the walks in the park, the talks after dark and the many, many times she put a smile on his face. All those memories faded to darkness when he realized she… Continue reading Organized Chaos- Part 1: When Love Calls