Koya’s Choice – 18 – Day 10

18 – A Letter You were in my heart, but now I see how very wrong you are for me.  Since you’ve decided to leave, go and forget me as I will forget you.  That’s what is best for us, Charlie.  Your world and mine can never meet.  You’re a spoiled brat who only doesContinue reading “Koya’s Choice – 18 – Day 10”

Koya’s Choice – 17 – Day 9

17 – Surprises come in the form of a well-worn note Back at her office, Koya stopped in the reception area when Linda met her at the door. “Another package, Miss Kalahari.” Linda pointed to a large box in the corner. Koya stared at the large box. “What is it now?” “The box was deliveredContinue reading “Koya’s Choice – 17 – Day 9”

Koya’s Choice – 15 – Day 7

Chapter 15 – Familiar, and terrifying normal “Lift your arms,” Kim said, and Koya stepped back from the wooden table. She smiled when Kim expertly wrapped an apron around her waist.  He tied it at the back and kissed her cheek. “Okay,” he said and she stepped back to the table.  She smiled when KimContinue reading “Koya’s Choice – 15 – Day 7”

Day 6 – Laughing until my stomach hurts

Funny ha-ha Do you consider yourself funny? What role does humor play in your life? Who’s the funniest person you know? 6- Laughing  until my stomach hurts When was the last time you laughed until you felt you’ll pee your pants? Think about it.  Really stop and remember that moment, and why you laughed untilContinue reading “Day 6 – Laughing until my stomach hurts”

Day 5 : I Can’t Believe I Said that!

5 – Moments that leave you like “I can’t believe I said that!” There are times when conversations replay in the head days later and embarrassment hits like a ton of bricks.  Of course, if you have never had these moments, then you are super confident.  Plenty of these flashbacks happen when you least expectContinue reading “Day 5 : I Can’t Believe I Said that!”

Day 4 – Nostalgic Adventures

Leave a Post-it note in a secret place. One sentence only. What do you say? How does the placement affect the message? Day 4 – Nostalgic Adventures When I was young, my family would visit my maternal grandmother every holiday.  My siblings and I would spend one whole week running down luscious green hills, gettingContinue reading “Day 4 – Nostalgic Adventures”

Day 2 – Words: Conversation: Inspiration

2 – Words: Conversation: Inspiration My sister woke me at the crack of dawn today.  I don’t do well with mornings without coffee.  This determined fire cracker got me out of bed, dressed, and out the door…all these without a cup of coffee.  I give her props for the feat.  I’m incredibly unsociable without coffee.  TheContinue reading “Day 2 – Words: Conversation: Inspiration”

Day 1 – Sweet Six O’clock Sleep

1 – The Great Robbery of Sweet Six O’clock Sleep A bird whistles in the distance, melodious beauty cuts through the heavy veil of sleep.  Senses alert, the freezer in the living room hums to life.  A series of mechanical whirls fill the silence of the house.  They said the thing would be silent that first dayContinue reading “Day 1 – Sweet Six O’clock Sleep”

Koya’s Choice – 14

14 – Blinder than a Bat…Didn’t see it coming ’till he grabbed her arm Art and glass, Koya thought with a smile, trailing her finger over a delicate blue glass jar.  Sculptures, mosaics…it was endless.  She loved it all.  Wished she could take each beautiful piece to her home in Ndwaru Road, but that wasContinue reading “Koya’s Choice – 14”

Koya’s Choice – 13

13 – Hidden Secrets & Changing Relationships Ashley Dhali swept her finger over the photos on her pad with reserved judgment.  She was in her office at the Dhali estate.  Her assistant stood a few feet away from her desk clearly worried about her reaction.   She frowned and shook her head.   She wasn’tContinue reading “Koya’s Choice – 13”