Tagged: romance

Advanced Ski Slope for Romance in the Snow 2

Snow Angel

Snow burns my eyes At a Telluride ski resort. My boots are tight. My face is frosty. I stand atop the bunny hill. I push off with the right foot. Slide onto the left,...

No Smoking Sign Ashtray 2

The Long-Departed Rain

It was raining. Not an unusual event in most places, but Los Gatitos was not most places. Smack dab in the middle of the Wasabi desert, it was the driest town in North America....

Madrid Metro Heart 2

An Unexpected Date

I once had an unexpected date in Madrid. It started when I got to Barajas Airport six hours before my friends did. It was a long time to wait, so I decided to check...

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Another Dead-End Date

“I had a date the other night.” “Really?” “Don’t sound so surprised, Fred. It’s been known to happen.” “I didn’t mean it like that, Bob. I haven’t had a date myself in over two...

In the Haze of the Night 2

In the Haze of the Night: Part 4

Part 1: Drunken Pancakes Part 2: Deleted Texts Part 3: Out on the Street Part 4: A Movie Ignored After a long night, we got back to Ryan’s apartment around three. I kicked off...

In the Haze of the Night 3

In the Haze of the Night: Part 3

Part 1: Drunken Pancakes Part 2: Deleted Texts Part 3: Out on the Street Part 4: A Movie Ignored Paul’s half a block ahead as we stumble through the night. I could probably keep...

In the Haze of the Night 2

In the Haze of the Night: Part 2

Part 1: Drunken Pancakes Part 2: Deleted Texts Part 3: Out on the Street Part 4: A Movie Ignored I checked my phone. It was ten-thirty. Another drunken text from Joey. I would have...

In the Haze of the Night 5

In the Haze of the Night: Part 1

Part 1: Drunken Pancakes Part 2: Deleted Texts Part 3: Out on the Street Part 4: A Movie Ignored It’s two a.m. and I’m sitting at a diner, waiting for my pancakes and bacon....