Life Passages V – The Dilemma

“Did you hear what I said, Mads?” Lila exclaims. “Huh? …What?” Distracted Madeleine replies. “Are you coming or not?” Lila quickly responds, in a frustrated tone. “Coming? …Where again?” Madeleine asks as she mentally resurfaces. “To the “Hip-Ball”…You know, the hottest underground party of the season?” Lila says excitedly. “Yeah…Um…Don’t we have to be 18 to get in?”Continue reading “Life Passages V – The Dilemma”

Life Passages IV – The Stand Out

“What do you want me to do?” 16 year old Madeleine asked her mother; Ellen. “I don’t want you to anything that your conscience is not already telling you to do.” Replied Ellen Madeleine takes a deep breath and sighs “Well I don’t see what the big deal is…everyone does it!” Madeleine snapped back atContinue reading “Life Passages IV – The Stand Out”

Life Passages II – Bon Voyage

“Sandy can you believe Charlie is gone?!” Melissa said with heaviness in her voice. “No…no I can’t believe it!…I mean who would have ever thought…” Sandy struggled to get the words out. “I know…I know…” Melissa interrupted her. “This is just too much to take in. He’s just gone way too soon!” “I’m sort ofContinue reading “Life Passages II – Bon Voyage”