Carnival Glass

It's First Line Friday over at the MindLoveMisery's Menagerie blog. This week our first line is: Jaime spent the whole day browsing the antique store and left with just one thing. Jaime spent the whole day browsing the antique store and left with just one thing. And it was the perfect addition to Carmen's collection: [...]

Floor #13

Floor #13

It is First Line Friday at the Mindlovemisery's Menagerie blog. Today's first line is The elevator stopped on the thirteenth floor with a lurch.  The elevator stopped on the thirteenth floor with a lurch. This was nothing new, actually, since the old elevator gave a jostling lurch on every floor at which it stopped. Anyway, the doors [...]

Family Secret

It's First Line Friday at The Mindlovemisery's Menagerie blog! Florence paused at the door, “what the hell did you just say?” “I said,” Frankie grabbed the remote and turned down the volume on the TV. “That I joined the Zombie Apocalypse Response Team.” “I cannot believe my ears.” Florence closed the door and plopped down [...]

Wide Open

Wide Open

It's First Line Friday at the Mindlovemisery's Menagerie blog! The first line is...“One for sorrow, two for mirth,” “One for sorrow, two for mirth,” “Mirth? What’s mirth?” Randy asked. “It’s another word for joy,” Connie replied. “Then why don’t they just say joy?” Connie regarded Randy with annoyance and tossed the book aside. “Let’s read [...]