Life Passages XIV – Breaking Ground

Madeleine sits on a wooden bench, under a humungous tree. It has foliage so thick that it provides ample shade for reading. Madeleine has taken her favorite past time-actually obsession, to the park two blocks away from home. She throws herself  into the graphic novel she purchased at Solomon’s bookstore. It is her third go at the book,Continue reading “Life Passages XIV – Breaking Ground”

Life Passages XIII – Everyone’s The Same

“OMG! Mr. Solomon these novels, and comics are outrageous!” Madeleine told the store owner, and Grandfather of her new friend, Devon.  Solomon laughed out loud. “Well I think they’re decent Madeleine.” Solomon eventually said once he was able to catch his breath. “I can’t thank you enough for letting me hang out here and…and just read. IContinue reading “Life Passages XIII – Everyone’s The Same”

Life Passages VI – The Confrontation

“I don’t know what I was thinking?” Madeleine admits to her father; Robert while riding with him, in his car. “I think I know.” Robert calmly replies. “Dad, I know…I know! Can I not get a major speech this second?” Madeleine tells her father in a frustrated tone. “A Speech?..Who said anything about a speech?”Continue reading “Life Passages VI – The Confrontation”