Author: Jeanette

Matter

Matter

  Zach slammed the car door and trudged into the house. Once inside, he shrugged out of his jacket and threw open the refrigerator door. A container of leftover pie from supper caught his eye. Grabbing a spoon, he perched on the countertop and dug into the apple pie. “Oh, hi, Zach. I didn’t hear … Continue reading Matter

Things that make me happy

Things that make me happy

a good hair day a good night’s sleep airports baking big cities changing seasons Christmas music clever puns conversations that go way beyond small-talk cooking courteous people eating fresh fruit fresh bed sheets friendly dogs frozen yoghurt with all the toppings gifts going out for coffee with friends hearing my favourite songs on the radio … Continue reading Things that make me happy

Second-Hand Love

Second-Hand Love

LOVE is loving what they love Carter flipped the hamburgers on the grill, then turned back to his friend, Matt. “So how’s school going for you?” Matt, an aspiring architect, leaned against the patio railing. “It’s still awesome. Lately we’ve been focusing on commercial architecture, which is what I’m hoping to pursue.” “Yeah, I remember … Continue reading Second-Hand Love