The Servant

The sun was high overhead. I felt it hot on my face. I smelled salt water and could hear birds. I wanted to roll over and go back to sleep, but my instincts told me something was wrong. I opened my eyes, seeing gauzy white fabric fluttering over me. I sat up in what I…

Venus (Part One)

“You know what you need? A night out on the town. Just you and me.” My best friend, Michelle, proclaimed. I just looked at her, dubiously. I was in no mood to have a night out on the town. Truth be told, I never was. I wasn’t a night out on the town kind of…