The Ghostwriter by Alessandra Torre

4 out of 5 stars. This was a great read. Alessandra Torre did a fantastic job of pulling the reader into the character’s life and getting them to feel the character’s emotions. I sympathized with Helena’s story 100% and could not stop reading once I started to dig deeper and deeper into her life. It…

Submit

Submit? What you want me to do baby? Tie your shoes? Spoon-feed you food? You want my submission? You want me pregnant? Barefoot in the kitchen? You want zero naggin and bitchin? Would you wish for such a calamitous life for me? Do you want me so pliable? My responses to your questions and desires…

I Promise

I promise you I didn’t ask for it I didn’t ask for you to look at me Like I’m a piece of meat To just swallow me whole Like I was a free treat. I didn’t ask for it.   I promise you I didn’t ask for it For you to touch me For you…

Creamy Garlic Spinach and Chicken

  6 – 8 chicken thighs, skinless 2 tbsp. minced garlic 1 medium onion, diced 3 tbsp. butter 1 can (14.5 oz.) diced tomatoes, drained 2 cups heavy cream ½ cup milk 3 cups fresh spinach 1 tbsp. parsley 1 tbsp. basil 1 tsp. oregano ½ tsp. thyme 1 ½ tbsp. garlic salt 1 tbsp….

Mother.

And as she readied herself before she took her final breathe she realized this was the end this was her death. The end of her quiet days her peaceful rests her selfishness her perky breasts. As she exhaled she let out one final scream “Push!” Her child was born she beamed. She heard his cry…