Thursday, July 5, 2012

Teaser! The Wine Club Diaries: Chapter 2

"Alesta looked down at her laptop. She was still connected to the internet. I haven’t checked Facebook in ages, she thought. She logged on, and began browsing the latest feed. Margini Peters in now engaged. “Good for you Margini,” she said aloud as she paged further down. She looked up at the Search tab. She had an urge, one she had been fighting off since seeing him. Can’t hurt just checking what he’s been up to since...she thought to herself. She sighed, and after a few minutes, eventually gave in, her fingers typing in furiously ‘Seth Becker’.
“Great! Seven hundred hits. That is a lot of Seth Beckers!” She paged down, trying to locate his picture, or any information that would lead her to his profile, but to no avail. “Maybe it’s a sign,” she said to herself. She logged out and disconnected her laptop from the internet.
It was freezing tonight. No rain or wind, but the air itself was cold. A good action movie, Chinese food, and cuddling on the couch with my love, that is all I need, she thought.
Josh arrived about an hour later, broad grin on his face, “Hey sweetheart,” he kissed her on the forehead. “I found some of that chocolate pudding you love so much,” he said excitedly. As she grabbed a shopping bag from him, and smiled at her loving boyfriend, Seth Becker began to fade from her mind."

Artwork by Milly- "Farewll Senorita"

About three months ago, I had to say farewell to a good friend of mine. As a parting gift, I painted (or rather attempted to paint a portrai...